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17 August 2014

Lizard heating lamp causes small fire in Ashland.

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore.  -- A lizard heat lamp is being blamed for starting a small fire inside of an Ashland home. Ashland Fire and Rescue responded to a report of a fire on the 300 block of Idaho street ar ...

17 August 2014

2 grass fires break out on the Bear Creek Greenway

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  2 fires broke out on the Bear Creek Greenway in Medford, Sunday evening just after 7 o'clock. Both fires consumed about a quarter of an acre. One burned behind the Rogue Valley Ma ...

17 August 2014

Medford Police check up on local nightlife

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police hit the bars in downtown Medford Saturday night. Officers partnered up with Oregon Liquor Control Commission, probation and parole officers, and the District Attorney ...

17 August 2014

Daedalus Project receiving global attention

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- This year's 27th annual Daedalus Project is receiving attention from people committing to end aids all over the world. The project aims to raise awareness and money to end the sprea ...

16 August 2014

Thrill seekers hit the Rogue for King of the Rogue Competition

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Around 50 thrill seekers came out to Gold Hill Saturday to try their hand in the King of the Rogue competition. Kayakers, rafters, and stand up paddle boarders competed with three ...

16 August 2014

Ashland fire hydrants tested for flows

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Ashland residents may notice a change in the color of their water tonight. At 10:00 p.m. City of Ashland Water Department and Ashland Fire and Rescue will be conducting fire hydrant ...

15 August 2014

Aquaponics: the farm of the future?

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Wimer, Ore. -- It's no secret that one of the most devastating impacts of this year's historic drought is on area farms. But one group of farmers in Wimer is doing better than ever. And while it may ...

15 August 2014

ODOT rescues a family of ducks

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- (ODOT) A family of ducks waddled their way onto the northbound, I-5 exit 27 on ramp on Friday morning, causing a hazard not only for themselves, but also for motorists trying to swe ...

15 August 2014

Low water danger

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Warnings from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, some lake levels are so low boaters are getting stuck.It's because of the drought. Hyatt Lake's only 17% full and Emigrant is at 30%. Howa ...

15 August 2014

Oregon Health Plan to cover gender reassignment

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Ore. --- Gender reassignment and hormone therapy are soon to be covered by the Oregon Health Plan. The list of treatments covered also includes Gender Dysphoria which was added by health experts yes ...