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01 November 2014

Dia De Los Muertos event celebrates life

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. -- Over 100 people hit the pavement in Talent for lost loved ones today. The Dia De Los Muertos run started at 9:00 and ended with a party complete with a mariachi band, dancing, and au ...

01 November 2014

Local club donates thousands of dollars for new sheriff K9

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Department is getting a new K9 thanks to a donation from the Southern Oregon Kennel Club. SOKC gave a $10,000 check to the Sheriff's Department to ...

31 October 2014

JoCo voters watch local measures as election nears

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A steady stream of Josephine County voters dropped off their ballots Friday afternoon. With the November election just days away, many people have lots of measures on their mind ...

31 October 2014

Biosolid's to be used on Sams Valley farm

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Sams Valley, Ore. -- A Jackson County farm is planning to use biosolids to fertilize their 148-acre field. Property owner Brian Thompson says it's in part of an effort to recycle waste in an environ ...

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 ...