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12 September 2013

Investigators Say Illegal Burn Sparked Huge Stewart-Lenox Fire

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Investigators say a careless outdoor burn sparked a fire that destroyed two homes, and left five people homeless... The fire broke out shortly before 6:00 p.m. Wednesday night on Cortez Street in th ...

12 September 2013

Earthquake Preparedness Class Coming to Southern Oregon

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The American Red Cross is teaming up with the Oregon Office of Emergency Management, to make sure you're prepared, in the event of a major earthquake.The workshops will be on how to prepare, survive ...

12 September 2013

More Solar Panels Coming to MFR

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The airport will soon be a little more green here in Medford, as officials get ready to add more solar panels.The new panels will be installed at the Rogue Valley International Medford Airport in th ...

11 September 2013

$340,000 Granted To Josephine County Fairgrounds

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

They're asking for help...       Hundreds of Josephine County residents who showed up to the commissioners meeting Wednesday night, all wanting the same thing,to save their fairgrounds.   "I f ...

11 September 2013

Fire Destroys 2 Homes in Stewart-Lenox Area Of Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A massive fire tonight in the Stewart-Lenox area just west of Klamath Falls has destroyed two homes, and several outbuildings. The fire broke out shortly after 6:00 p.m. on Cortez Street. Scott Rice ...

11 September 2013

Selma Man Rescued From Ravine in Illinois Valley

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It's believed that Selma resident Scott Armstrong was scouting out locations for gold panning on Tuesday.That's when he fell more than 200 yards, which is about two football fields down a ravine in ...

11 September 2013

Report: 70% of Families in Poverty Have At Least One Working Parent

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

With Walmart's grand re-opening in North Medford on Wednesday, 200 jobs were filled. However, according to data out of the Oregon Center for Public Policy, even a full time job may not be enough to ...

11 September 2013

'Settlement Day' Eases Klamath County Court Dockets

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Over 100 cases were resolved Tuesday during a 'Settlement Day' in Klamath County Court...and staffers have been busy tallying up numbers today. Klamath County Circuit Court Judge Dan Bunch had 259 c ...

11 September 2013

Group Claims Responsibility For Coos Bay Explosives

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

A columnist with The World newspaper company located in Coos Bay was copied a letter directed to Coos city officials claiming responsibility for at least two explosives found at religious sites over ...

11 September 2013

Remembering 9-11: The Brotherhood of Firefighters

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It's been 12 years since the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center towers. In that amount of time, many have moved on.Firefighters across the country cannot move on and will never forget.A brotherh ...