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31 October 2014

Veteran wants change in V.A. pet policy

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

White City, Ore -- An Iraq war veteran says something needs to change after he says he was denied residency at the White City V.A. because of his dog. Dustin Hooper suffers from PTSD after two tour ...

31 October 2014

Push to ban pesticide use in Josephine County

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Josephine County, Ore. -- There's a push to ban the use of pesticides by governments and corporations in Josephine County. If passed, Measure 17-63 would prohibit the use of pesticides on all lands ...

31 October 2014

Person being monitored for Ebola in Oregon hospitalized

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PORTLAND, Ore. -- (KGW) A person being monitored for Ebola has been hospitalized, the Oregon Health Authority confirmed Friday afternoon. OHA spokesman Jonathan Modie said public health doctors woul ...

31 October 2014

Missing girl in Josephine County has been found

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Updated (10/31 2pm) She has been found and is safe. Josephine County, Ore. -- A missing 19 year old girl with Downs Syndrome in Josephine County has authorities searching Friday afternoon. Both th ...

31 October 2014

30 million dollars secured for asbestos cleanup project

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Congress has approved 30 million dollars in funding to clean up an asbestos contaminated subdivision in Klamath Falls...but not all residents are happy with the cleanup plan. D ...

31 October 2014

Medford haunted mansion opens despite storm damage

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Medford, Ore. -- A haunted house in Medford almost didn't open this Halloween after last Saturday's storm. Darkwing Manor benefits charities each year by bringing in hundreds to see their morbid man ...

30 October 2014

Marijuana infused candy a concern this Halloween

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore.--  Lollipops, truffles, wafers are  a trick-or-treaters dream. But this Halloween season some candies are different and potentially dangerous. "Most medical use tincture or oil."   ...

30 October 2014

Investigators now have "a focused direction" in unsolved fatal double hit and run

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore. -- One year after a hit and run driver killed two men near cave junction, their families still don't have answers as they try to cope with the loss of their loved ones. The de ...

30 October 2014

Expert says U.S. is experiencing drug abuse epidemic

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Medford, Ore. -- We are in the middle of the worst drug abuse epidemic the country has ever seen. Those are the words of Bob Stutman, a former DEA Agent, who is now considered one of the leading exp ...

30 October 2014

Medford City Council passes marijuana tax ordinance

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore --   If passed, Measure 91 would allow the possession, manufacture and sale of marijuana to adults over 21 in Oregon.  Local governments have until Tuesday to pass their tax plans. If ...