Local

07 May 2012

School District Calls Off Name Change

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

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A proposed name change for the Phoenix-Talent School District including re-branding Phoenix High School and Talent Middle School has been defeated by an out pour of opposition.

07 May 2012

Last Minute Negotiations Underway

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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Eagle Point teachers and District administrators sitting down Monday at the bargaining table, trying to avoid a strike. NBC-5's Craig Smullin has the story.

07 May 2012

Missing Mental Patient

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

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A woman serving a 20 year sentence for aggravated attempted murder escaped from the Oregon State Hospital Friday, and police believe the woman may be headed to Klamath Falls. 40 year old Martie Mitc ...

07 May 2012

Students Protest Possible Teacher Strike

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Schools were closed and classes canceled on Monday in the Eagle Point School District Nine, but that didn't keep students off campus, many of them protesting the possible teacher strike. " I do not ...

07 May 2012

Eagle Point School District Prepares for Strike

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A last ditch effort to reach a deal, as negotiations continue for the Eagle Point School District.Union reps will be meeting the with Eagle Point School Board for a final time Monday. The two sides ...

07 May 2012

Bear Creek Greenway Construction

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Starting Monday, repairs to the Bear Creek Greenway will require temporary closures of portions of the trail between Ashland and North Medford.Work will begin here later this morning as the trail wi ...

07 May 2012

Brookings-Harbor School District In the Black

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Officials at the Brookings-Harbor School District say the district is in the black. A budget has been proposed that would allow the district to add programs and staff. All changes would be in effect ...

07 May 2012

Dad Arrested With 10 Year-Old Son Behind The Wheel

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One Oregon man is behind bars, after allowing his ten year old son to drive him around. Iit all happened Sunday morning in the Dalles, about an hour and a half outside of Portland. Police say the da ...

06 May 2012

Ashland Fire Season

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New tonight, Ashland residents are getting an early start, preparing for fire season. More than 100 cars pulled into the Lincoln Elementary School parking lot for the 1st annual Firewise clean-up da ...

06 May 2012

Eagle Point School Follow-Up

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The Eagle Point Education Association and the Eagle Point School District head back to the negotiation table. The two sides are not finding common ground on teacher prep time, job security for bus d ...