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06 February 2015

Southern Oregon Sports Commission hosts first ever "Top 10 Sports Stories" award banquet

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Medford, Ore.-- The Souther Oregon Sports Commission hosted it's first ever "Top 10 Sports Stories Award Banquet." The event honored athletes from Southern Oregon who went the distance in 2014. Cali ...

06 February 2015

Police: Arrest made in Golden Wok robbery

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Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police say an arrest has been made the in Golden Wok robbery.  The armed robbery happened at the Golden Wok on Riverside Ave. in Medford at around 7:11 pm on January 18th. ...

06 February 2015

Medford City Council adopts styrofoam ban

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Medford, Ore.-- Medford City Council has decided to adopt an ordinance banning Styrofoam. Sam Becker, an 18 year-old St. Mary's High School student, started the petition for the ban and gathered m ...

05 February 2015

Erickson Aviation lays off nearly 150 employees

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Central Point, Ore. -- On a gloomy February day - lines of cars seen leaving the Erickson Aviation plant in Central Point - unlikely to return. According to Erickson Aviation, approximately 150 empl ...

05 February 2015

Southern Oregon seeing growth in most job sectors despite recent layoffs

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Despite recent layoffs in the region, job and business experts say there is a bright spot. Overall, Southern Oregon's economy looks like it's bouncing back in a big way. "I think ev ...

05 February 2015

'In God We Trust' display proposal sparks debate

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A Klamath County Commissioner wants to display the words 'In God we trust' in the public hearing room of the Klamath County Government Center. Commissioner Tom Mallams says Kla ...

05 February 2015

Officials caution boaters about debris piles at Lost Creek

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Ore. -- The Army Corp of Engineers says Lost Creek Lake is experiencing one of the largest debris flows in the history of the reservoir. Currently, the debris is collecting into three different pile ...

05 February 2015

White's Country Farm operators decides to not re-sign lease

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Medford, Ore. --- The future of what's become a fall tradition for many Medford families may be uncertain tonight.Tom White, the owner of White's Country Farm says the people who ran the country sto ...

05 February 2015

Medford man arrested for starting fire at Jackson elementary

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Medford, Ore. --- A transient is charged with starting a fire at a Medford elementary school. Medford Police say 43-year-old Michael Gint Johnson is responsible for burning part of a wood structure ...

05 February 2015

National Weather Service warns about flooding

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Ore. --- The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch starting Thursday night going through Saturday afternoon. Heavy rainfall is expected during this time and that could trigger flooding, ...