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16 September 2014

Neighborhoods charred by Boles Fire leaving residents homeless

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Weed, Calif. -- Dozens of Weed residents are left without homes as the Boles Fire ripped through neighborhoods Monday afternoon. Now, the tight-knit community is left picking up the pieces. Resident ...

16 September 2014

Donation sites throughout Southern Oregon for the community of Weed

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There are numerous drop off sites and ways people can help the community of Weed which has been consumed by the 374 acre Boles Fire that started on Monday afternoon. CENTRAL POINT- We have 2 drop si ...

16 September 2014

High hopes for Onion Mountain Command

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Incident command is busy setting up camp and resources to manage the Onion Mountain wildfire which continues to burn in the mountainside some 20-miles outside of Grants Pass. "I ...

16 September 2014

Trucker arrested on child sex abuse charges; more victims feared

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Milwaukee, Ore. – (KGW News) A truck driver suspected of abusing several children was arrested in Florida and brought back to Oregon to face charges. Little John Patrick Marcus, 40, was apprehende ...

16 September 2014

Police: beware of counterfeit bills

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  Update (9/16) 2:22pm Days after a Medford business lost $2,000 in merchandise to a man with counterfeit bills, prompting a warning from Medford police. Grants Pass police are following suit.They ...

16 September 2014

Phone and e-mail scams on the rise

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Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police say they are getting more reports of telephones and e-mail scams. They say scammers have come up with several different scenarios to reel you in. Everything from sayi ...

15 September 2014

Over 150 structures burned in Boles Fire near Weed, California

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Updated (9/17 2pm) The Boles Fire in Weed has burned 375 acres and is 25% contained. Cal Fire says 150 structures have been destroyed and an evacuation center is at the Mt. Shasta Armory next to Mt ...

15 September 2014

Alleged trespasser in critical condition after being chased by homeowner

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A Central Point man takes matters into his own hands after finding someone trespassing in his home. It all started around 6:30 this morning at a home on S. 1st Street in Centr ...

15 September 2014

Residents pack as threat from Onion Mountain Fire grows

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. - The Onion Mountain wildfire west of Grants Pass is putting an entire neighborhood on high alert. "Holy moly, wow!" exclaims Ann Mallery. As of Monday morning she is under a level ...

15 September 2014

K.C.C. hosts active shooter training

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Teachers and staff at Klamath Community College were tested Monday on what to do if shots are fired on campus. KCC's Patricia Springer says there's not much time to react when shots are fired... "Yo ...