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28 May 2014

Klamath, Lake county wildfire dispatch operations consolidate

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Fire season in Klamath and Lake counties is expected to go into effect on Monday...and there's a big change this year in the way fire crews will be dispatched. When a wildfire breaks out on Klamath ...

27 May 2014

Rough and Ready mill gears up to reopen

Posted in Local, Economy

Rough and Ready Mill is set to reopen this July thanks to $5-million. $1-million is coming from the Business Oregon Loan and the rest from state and federal tax credits. About 30 people are alrea ...

27 May 2014

RAW VIDEO: Dash cam footage of Cave Junction fire

Posted in Local

Check out the raw dash cam video of the Takilma Road fire in Cave Junction on May 26th, 2014. (Approximately 35 min.) Video provided by the Illinois Valley Fire District. More details: http://on.k ...

27 May 2014

Oregon troops prepare to deploy despite Obama's announcement

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Even with President Obama's announcement to bring troops home, more than 1,000 Oregon National Guard Soldiers are preparing for a mission in Afghanistan. Members of the 1st Battalio ...

27 May 2014

Three suspects arrested following short pursuit

Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Three suspects are in custody Tuesday night following a short pursuit from White City to Eagle Point. According to a Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy, an Eagle Point officer att ...

27 May 2014

Supreme Court rules on 2004 Jacksonville presidential protest

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- The highest court in the United States sided with the Secret Service in a 10-year old case out of Jacksonville about a presidential protest that turned violent. In a nearly 20- ...

27 May 2014

Skate park rolls into Cave Junction

Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. -- After 20 years, and several past attempts, Cave Junction is finally finishing a skate park. The city set apart the land 20 years ago. Now, in about 2 weeks, the ten thousand s ...

27 May 2014

Medford Police practice P.I.T. maneuver

Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- If you heard tires screeching in White City Tuesday morning, it may have been the Medford Police! Officers were throwing down some pretty intense moves in their police cars. Tu ...

27 May 2014

Oregon spending less on education than the national average

Posted in Local, Politics

Jackson County, Ore. -- With four kids in the Central Point School District, Tiffany Idiart is worried about a new report just released by the U.S. Census Bureau. She said of her children in schools ...

27 May 2014

Fire sends two to hospital, amid explosions and artillary

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. -- A Cave Junction home erupts in flames. "There's butane. There's butane gas!" cries an unseen woman, heard on the dash cam, "Please not the house, not the house!"This dash cam ...