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04 October 2013

Petition Against Drivers Licenses For Undocumented

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Republican Representative Sal Esquivel says he's collected  70,000 signatures with the republican group "Protect Oregon Drivers Licenses." It takes aim against the new law that would give illegal i ...

04 October 2013

Police To Get New Headquarters Thanks To Utility Increase

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The Medford City Council unanimously agrees to a utility hike. And some city officials say this comes at just the right time. It will cost Medford residents an additional 2 dollars on their utility ...

04 October 2013

YES Grant Generates Greenhouse For Students

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Students who attend Central Medford High School are the winners of a YES grant tat paid for a new greenhouse allowing them to take some of their lessons inside the classroom to the outdoors.

04 October 2013

Fatal Shootout on Freeway Caught on Video

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  What started as a routine traffic stop on an Oregon highway, quickly escalates into a fatal shooting... bullets flying.     And the whole thing is caught on the officer's dash cam.    Now ...

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 ...