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29 October 2013

Jackson, Josephine Avista Customers Can Expect Lower Rates

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Avista customers in Southern Oregon can expect a lower gas bill this Winter. As the Oregon Public Utility Commission approves a 6.5 percent price cut for Jackson and Josephine counties on Monday.The ...

28 October 2013

More Hikers Lost due to "Optical Illusion" on Mt. McLoughlin

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It's happened yet again, hikers lost on Mount McLoughlin, and this time it contributed to a record weekend for the Jackson County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue team.    Officials said eight ...

28 October 2013

Price of Milk Could Go Up if Congress Doesn't Come to an Agreement

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Jennifer Halsey from Medford is a mom of four growing kids. Their ages she says "2, 4, 10 and 11."With four kids she goes through a lot of milk."I would say about 5 gallons in a regular week, ya, my ...

28 October 2013

Companies Buy GMO Campaign Control

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Since the announcement of Oregon's special session large out-of- state corporate interests have been dropping money on support campaigns of genetically modified seeds and crops in Oregon. The passag ...

28 October 2013

City Council To Review Bear Creek Restoration Proposal

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The city council will meet this week to discuss restoring the banks of Bear Creek to its native splendor The council will study a restoration proposal that will look at removing invasive species and ...

28 October 2013

City of Medford Commission Vacancies

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The city of Medford is looking for residents who want to have an active voice in city affairs.The City is looking to fill vacancies on boards including: Arts Commission Bicycle and Pedestrian Advis ...

27 October 2013

Group Files Petition to Legalize Marijuana

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A coalition of local and national marijuana activists are working to end cannabis prohibition in the state of Oregon. The organization called "New Approach Oregon" filed a petition with the Secreta ...

27 October 2013

3 Groups Of Hikers Found Safe

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Nine hikers are home safe after they got lost on Mt. McLoughlin Saturday. The Jackson County Sheriff's office, Klamath County Sheriffs office and a crew of 30 Search & Rescue members were out s ...

27 October 2013

Local Philanthropist Honored With Broadway Star Concert

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Lights, limos and red carpets. A Broadway star is in the valley tonight to help honor a local philanthropist. Bernadette Peters is hosted a celebration concert Sunday night at the Craterian Theater. ...

27 October 2013

Local Organizations Teams Up With ACCESS Food Share

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As we get closer to the season of giving, one local restaurant is teaming up with a local food pantry to help raise some extra money. Kaleidoscope Pizzeria is hosting a special fundraising event Mo ...