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15 September 2014

100 structures burned in Boles Fire near Weed, California

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(Update 9/16 10:15am) The Boles Fire has grown to 375 acres as of Tuesday morning and is 20% contained. 400 homes remain threatened. According to California Highway Patrol, both Interstate 5 and Hig ...

15 September 2014

Klamath Falls Sheriff's Deputy continues to recover at home

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Almost 3 weeks after being shot in the face and side, a Klamath County Sheriff's Deputy is continuing to recover at his home in Klamath Falls. Deputy Jason Weber was shot duri ...

13 September 2014

Firefighters battling flames on Onion Mountain

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- (Update - Sept. 14, 8:00 p.m.)   The Onion Mountain Fire continues to grow in Josephine County. The US Forest Service has confirmed the fire has grown to 500 plus acres. A mo ...

13 September 2014

Some Happy Camp Complex evacuations downgraded

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Siskiyou County, Cal. -- The Siskiyou County Sheriff Office has changed the Mandatory Evacuations to Advisory Evacuations in the following areas on Scott River Road. The area between Scott Bar Pos ...

14 September 2014

Two-wheeled talk show hits Southern Oregon streets

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- It's not your typical talk show. The Pedal Powered Talk Show comes to you from two bicycle wheels. The Portland based talk show is not only turning heads, but it's gaining national ...

14 September 2014

Millions of dollars to go toward I5 viaduct study

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Studies show one of Jackson County's most important bridges for transportation on I5 isn't built to withstand a major earthquake. Now the Oregon Department of Transportation is plan ...

16 September 2014

Police: beware of counterfeit bills

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Medford, Ore. -- A warning from police to businesses: beware of counterfeit bills. It comes after an incident on Friday. Police say a man went into Guitar Center and bought $200,000 worth of merchan ...

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

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 ...