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10 April 2015

Federal lawmakers celebrating Oregon Caves

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore.--  Some of the state's biggest political heavy hitters gathered today for a special celebration that's been a long time coming. The dedication of the Oregon Caves National Monum ...

10 April 2015

Streets closing for Pear Blossom festivities

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MEDFORD, ORE. -- Pear Blossom festivities kick off Friday but there are a number of road closures you need to be aware of. Police will begin closing roads for the Pear Blossom Runs beginning at 5am ...

10 April 2015

Two mental health workers accused of sex crimes at youth facility

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore -- Two mental health workers in Grants Pass are facing major charges of sexual misconduct with an underage patient.    According to police in Grants Pass 31-year-old Dewayne Sandl ...

10 April 2015

Grants Pass cat electrocuted after climbing power pole

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grant's Pass cat's curiosity got the better of him when he climbed a power pole, was electrocuted, fell 25 feet and miraculously survived. This is no tall tale. NBC5 News spok ...

10 April 2015

Fire teams strategize for upcoming widlfire season

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Central Point, Ore. --- It may only be April but threat of wildfire season is quickly approaching.Several agencies including the Oregon Department of Forestry, the U.S. Forest Service, and BLM gathe ...

10 April 2015

Two Medford businesses robbed, MPD searching for suspects

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Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police are investigating two business burglaries overnight and one of the stores that was hit is releasing surveillance video, hoping the suspects can be identified.It took ...

10 April 2015

Oregon DMV's offer online wait time check-up

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Ore. --- You can now check on wait times at most Oregon DMV's, without getting off the couch!37 of the Oregon DMV's 60 field offices including Medford, Grants Pass, Klamath Falls and Roseburg locati ...

10 April 2015

Billion dollar project proposed for Swan Lake valley

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath County, Ore. - A billion dollar hydroelectric storage project could bring needed jobs to Klamath County...but the development has some strong opposition. Backers say the Swan Lake North Pump ...

10 April 2015

Entrepreneur promoting women and beer to break through stereotypes

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Medford, Ore. --- A Rogue Valley entrepreneur is promoting women and beer as a way to break through stereotypes.Talent woman Ginger Johnson, the creator of 'Women and Beer', claims to be the only bu ...

10 April 2015

City of Medford prepares for Pear Blossom Festival

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Medford, Ore. --- Preparations are underway for the Pear Blossom Festival beginning today, April 10th!People were hard at work putting up a tent for this weekend's festivities at Bartlett and 6th st ...