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24 August 2013

Creek Safety Warning

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If your weekend plans take you to any of the creeks in our area, you may want to listen up. A creek safety watch has been put in place for six nearby creeks. Routine water quality testing indicated ...

24 August 2013

Search for Stephanie Warner

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The search for 43 year old Stephanie Warner continues. She was last seen on the 4th of July. Now, the Jackson County Sheriff's office is going to the community for help. NBC-5's Roma Villavicencio w ...

23 August 2013

Pete Seda's Conviction Overturned

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

He was known as an Ashland peace activist. But it was his charity prosecutors said that sent Pete Seda to prison for 33 months.  They accused him of sending 150-thousand dollars from his charity   ...

23 August 2013

Oregon Counties To Face Even More Timber Cuts

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Oregon is the hardest hit state in the nation, when it comes to the loss of promised federal timber funds. Three and a half million dollars will not be coming to the state and it's because of seques ...

23 August 2013

On The Brink

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Residents in financially strapped Curry County will soon decide, yet again, whether or not to increase property taxes. But this time they risk intervention from Governor John Kitzhaber. The reason N ...

23 August 2013

High School Babies

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Graduating high school isn't easy...and it's even tougher for students who also happen to be parents. However, there are some programs in Klamath Falls that are helping teen parents, and their babie ...

22 August 2013

Weather Effects On Fires

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

An evening over Applegate Lake and smoke is peaking out of the Siskiyou National Forest. A sign of eight wildfires started Thursday during summer storms. Forest service fire fighters are working t ...

22 August 2013

Lightning Causes Fires To Start, Rain Helps To Extinguish

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Lightning is the last thing fire fighters need right now, in the middle of a severe wildfire season. Thursday's lightning is responsible for causing a number of fires in our region, at least 8 on Or ...

22 August 2013

Timber Payments Conference

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

County Commissioners from throughout Southern Oregon holding a news conference to advocate for more logging on federal lands--something they believe will bolster the local economy... and increase pu ...

22 August 2013

79 Fewer Spots for Kids at Southern Oregon Head Start

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Dozens of kids who need the most help in Southern Oregon won't get it. 79 chairs will sit empty at Southern Oregon Head Start this year. It's all happening because the federal government failed to c ...