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04 October 2013

New Medford City Council Member

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The Medford City Council has a new council member. Tim Jackle will fill the position of ward one when the seat is vacated by Al Densmore, who plans to resigned in August.Mr. Jackle will complete the ...

03 October 2013

Health Organizations Disappointed With Cigarette Tax Hike

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In part of the Grand Bargain, Oregon lawmakers approved a 13-cent per pack increase in the cigarette tax as a way to raise funding for schools. Many major health organizations aren't happy about the ...

03 October 2013

Djembes for YES Grant Winners

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

A class of fifteen students from Central Point elementary school are the winners of a YES grant which they used to purchase handmade djembe drums from Ghana, West Africa. Mrs. M, their teacher says ...

03 October 2013

Curry County Needs Votes to Fund Safety Department

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Curry County's Board of Commissioners and elected officials all unanimously agree that the county needs Measure 8-73 to fund their safety department. If passed, the measure would increase property ...

03 October 2013

Semi-Truck Rollover Blocks Central Point Roadway

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A semi-truck rolled over early Thursday morning, completely blocking a Central Point roadway.Officials responded to the crash around two in the morning, on Kirtland and West Antelope roads. They say ...

03 October 2013

Grand Bargain Agreement Reached In Salem Special Session

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Signed, sealed and headed for the Governor. The legislative special session adjourned just before 5 o'clock Wednesday night, but not before taking care of business.  Lawmakers voted yes on pension ...

02 October 2013

Swim Program For Third-Graders To Kick Off

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Third-graders in Klamath Falls will have access to swimming lessons at Ella Redkey Pool starting on Monday, in part thanks to a $50,000 donation from Sky Lakes Medical Center. Community Development ...

02 October 2013

Some Members of Congress Giving up Their Paychecks

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54 Republicans and 47 Democrats of Congress."I think that the politicians just need to show that they would be in favor of doing something, it's the first step," says Oregon resident Elaine Schlecte ...

02 October 2013

Kingsley Jets Still Flying, Despite Federal Shutdown

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Jets are still flying at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, despite a federal shutdown. 173rd Fighter Wing Commander Colonel Jeremy Baenen says F-15's will continue flying out of Kingsley Field... "Th ...

02 October 2013

Pet Talk Pet Of The Week: October 2nd

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This week's pet is Bo. Bo is a five year old male Chow Chow Mix who is a sweetheart. He just seems to have a little problem getting along with other dogs. He loves people, I mean he really loves peo ...