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22 July 2013

New City Manager For Phoenix

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The new city manager of Phoenix takes office on Monday.Steve Dahl, the former Economic Coordinator for Grants Pass, was selected from 20 applicants for the position, and will be re-locating to the P ...

21 July 2013

Bringing The Latino Community & Medford PD Together

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A new survey is expected to come out this fall in hopes of breaking the cultural gap between the 12% population of Latinos in Medford and the police department. Oregon Health Sciences University is ...

21 July 2013

Mopping Up The Pacifica Fire

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Fire crews say they are making tremendous progress on the Pacifica Fire. Officials with the Oregon State Fire Marshal say that a number of strike teams from across the state have demobilized and re ...

20 July 2013

Pacifica Fire Update

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One day later, 500 acres consumed, and  crews are still  working hard to put out the Pacifica fire in Williams... NBC-5's Roma Villavicencio traveled behind the fire lines and got a glimpse of the ...

19 July 2013

Beating the Heat and Staying Safe

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Get ready for the heat, because it's already here and will be staying through the weekend. Dr. Mona Mcardle said people will need to hydrate up. "We need to drink a lot more water than we think," sh ...

19 July 2013

Wildfire Causing Residents In Williams To Evacuate

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This story has been moved. You should be redirected automatically. If not, click here A wildfire between 200-300 acres is moving quickly in Williams, and it's threatening about 100-125 homes. ...

19 July 2013

Developing: Wildfire In Williams Burns 500 Acres And Forces Evacuations

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Update (7/19/13 11:24pm): Officials tell us that all evacuation orders have been lifted. Update (7/19/13 8:41pm): Josephine County Rural/Metro Fire Department says the fire is 75% trailed, meanin ...

19 July 2013

Pacific Power, Klamath Falls Utility Battle Heating Up

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath Falls study on developing an electrical utility district is facing strong resistance from Pacific Power...as a 40 thousand dollar feasibility study nears completion. Mayor Todd Kellstrom t ...

19 July 2013

Campfire Safety

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A potential fire starter this fire season...campfires. A few simple reminders can help lower the risk: First, find out where campfires are allowed before you burn. Second, establish a solid base by ...

19 July 2013

Oregon State Marine Board To Use Rogue River for Training

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Starting Monday, July 22, the Rogue River will become a classroom for the Oregon State Marine Board's boating school.Dozens of law enforcement officers, firefighters, and instructors will train on w ...