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13 May 2014

Medford man accused in kidnapping, rape appears in court

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford man charged with raping a 14 year-old girl is in court and faces a judge and jury. A jury has been selected and opening arguments have begun in the case against 42 year-o ...

13 May 2014

ODF working 12-acre fire between Prospect and Butte Falls

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Near Prospect, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Forestry was on scene Tuesday of a wildfire between Prospect and Butte Falls. The Carney Flat fire has burned 12 acres of timber and fuels since it ...

13 May 2014

Hunger on the rise: Pt. 2

Posted in Local, Regional, Economy

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Across America, it's estimated that one in every six people is suffering from hunger. That's put incredible pressure on food banks, who are having a hard time keeping up with th ...

13 May 2014

Experts warn against leaving dogs in cars

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With temperatures heating up the Southern Oregon Humane Society is warning people not to leave their dogs in the car. Even if it is just for a few minutes. "It's simple. If you're w ...

13 May 2014

Fire destroys home in West Klamath

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A home in West Klamath burned to the ground this morning. Investigators still aren't sure what sparked the fire. The fire broke out at a home on Peggy Avenue just before 5:AM. ...

12 May 2014

More arrested in food stamp fraud, expected in court Friday

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More arrests are made in 'Operation Gold Card,' a massive case of food stamp fraud in Klamath Falls. Klamath County's District Attorney says there are now 40 people in custody and 20 more suspects a ...

12 May 2014

CalFire declares early fire season

Posted in Local, Regional, Weather

Yreka, Cali. -- CalFire, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection agency, said in a press release Monday that they will be transitioning into fire season in the coming weeks in Sisk ...

12 May 2014

Oregon winemakers warn against herbicide 2,4-D

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- With the heat in the forecast the Oregon Winegrowers Association is selling signs to warn people about 2, 4-D. The signs alert farmers about the dangers the herbicide can have on g ...

12 May 2014

Hunger on the rise: Pt. 1

Posted in Local, Regional

Grants Pass, Ore., -- It's estimated that one in every six American's is hungry.  And many of those people rely on food pantries for a good portion of what they put on the table every night. But i ...

12 May 2014

Medford School Board votes on Vibes expansion

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Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District board members voted 4 to 1 in favor of adding two new grades at Vibes Charter School. They will be adding 50 kindergartners and 50 fourth graders.  The ...