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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

March 4 Hope shines light on mental illness

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Dozens of people gathered together in downtown Medford Saturday for March 4 Hope. An event to raise awareness for mental illness. Mental illness affects the lives of 60 million Amer ...

13 September 2014

Some Happy Camp Complex evacuations downgraded

Posted in Local

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 ...

12 September 2014

Extended fire season keeping crews busy

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Greensprings, Ore.--  Fire season is now officially extended. And crews are  ready to deal with it. Oregon Department of Forestry firefighter, Derick Price one of them, ready to keep an eye on f ...

12 September 2014

Mounted archery competition gallops into the Rogue Valley.

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

 Eagle Point, Ore --  It's a sport that spans back into ancient history, but only recently has mounted archery gained attention in the United States.  Combining speed, accuracy and strength,  th ...

12 September 2014

Drought forces Hellgate Jet Excursions to end season earlier than ever

Posted in Local, Weather

Grants Pass, Ore. -- The drought is taking a toll on businesses across the west, and southern Oregon is no exception.  Low water levels on the Rogue River forced Hellgate Jet Excursions in Grants P ...

12 September 2014

Extreme fire danger prompts big response at garage fire in Gold Hill

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Gold Hill, Ore. -- Fire crews across the state are bracing for a busy weekend. The Oregon Department of Forestry says high winds and low humidity are the perfect mix for fire.  Forecasted east wind ...

11 September 2014

Assault victim speaks out

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- An Ashland man will spend at least seven years in prison after pleading guilty to brutally attacking a woman in March, 2013.  It's been a painful year and a half for Crystal Waldon ...

11 September 2014

Medford parent upset after bus driver left child

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Medford, Ore.-- Brian Elko is threatening a lawsuit against the bus company,First Student, alleging negligence. Elko says his kindergarten son was dropped off at his bus stop 10 minutes ahead of sc ...

11 September 2014

Grand Jury: Police acted lawfully in officer involved shooting

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Update (9/11 11:10pm) Jackson County District Attorney Beth Heckert said the two officers were doing their job. That Stephen McMilon pointed a shotgun at them and they thought they heard gunfire, s ...