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06 August 2014

Food bank produce donations hurt by drought

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Drought conditions have left a food bank serving Klamath and Lake counties short on fresh produce. The 'Rotary Fresh Harvest' garden normally produces about 13 thousand pounds ...

06 August 2014

Governor Kitzhaber visits incident command for Beaver Complex Fire

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Governor Kitzhaber made a visit to incident command at Howard Prairie to get an update on the Beaver Complex fires. State Fire Marshals and local fire crews debriefed the Governor on progress made f ...

06 August 2014

Ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Ashland lifted

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Ashland, Ore. --- The ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Ashland has been lifted.It happened at last night's city council meeting. It's good news for Michael Welch, who’s working on relocati ...

05 August 2014

Lawmakers eyeing Ashland PD sexual assault program

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore.-- The Obama Administration is looking at a campaign started by Ashland Police as a model to help sexual assault victims at college campuses across the country. Right now under the fede ...

05 August 2014

Community helping the Beaver Fire fight

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Klamath River, Ca -   Several small communities like Klamath River are being threatened by the Beaver Fire, but residents are stepping up to help firefighters battling the blaze.  As flames inch c ...

05 August 2014

Man wrongly accused and jailed for arson fire speaks out

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Update (8/6 5pm) After a lot of feedback on our Facebook page we asked, will that arrest stay on his record, even if charges were dropped?  Medford Police say when it comes to employers all they c ...

05 August 2014

Firefighters making progress on Oregon Gulch Fire

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --The Oregon Gulch Fire continues to be the largest in Southern Oregon, burning over 36,000 acres, but it is completely lined. The fire is 30% contained. There are still active flames ...

05 August 2014

Medford family members of a mother accused of killing one of her daughters speaks out

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Medford, Ore. --- Jessica Smith's family members in Medford are trying to cope with the tragic news. Smith is the Washington woman accused of killing her two year old daughter and trying to kill her ...

05 August 2014

Memorial fund created for fallen firefighter

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Ashland, Ore. --- A memorial fund has been set up for the family of a fallen firefighter.Friends and family of Matthew Goodnature say he fought fires for the love of helping. Goodnature was on a bre ...

05 August 2014

Domestic dispute ends in stabbing

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office arrested 50 year old Laurie Bennett of Grants Pass for allegedly stabbing 52 year old Ray Bennett following a domestic dispute. Officials sa ...