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20 August 2013

Rogue Valley Schools Beef Up Security

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

In the wake of the gunman entering a school in Georgia and Sandy Hook tragedy that happened back in December of 2012, school safety is at the top of district officials' agendas with kids heading bac ...

20 August 2013

Hail Hitting Local Orchards

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Here we go again!We're expecting isolated thunderstorms which may be brief but intense.Anytime hail comes in the late summer to early fall, we have to worry about crop damage.There is a very good po ...

20 August 2013

Klamath Falls Officer Involved Shooting

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A officer involved shooting leads to the death of a suspected car thief in Klamath Falls...many heard the shots just as they left for work this morning. Armed police swarmed the 1600 block of Portla ...

19 August 2013

Ashland Dipping Into Emergency Water Supply

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     For only the 4th time in 20 years, the City of Ashland is resorting  to its emergency water supply.      NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen spoke with city officials to find out what this mean ...

19 August 2013

Bringing Lotto Dollars Back To Local Communities

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

There could be a new way to help fund public safety, or even help local school districts. The best part? It won't cost taxpayers a dime. It'll come down to the state lottery. What organizers of a ne ...

19 August 2013

Horse of the Month

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Our 'horse of the month' is a four year old quarter horse cross who's ready for a new home. Meet 'Smoky' - a young man with a great disposition, and a big heart. "He's a personable horse."  Notes D ...

18 August 2013

Total Cost of Nearby Wildfires

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REGION WILDFIRE COSTS BIG WINDY COMPLEX $19,565,432 BRIMSTONE FIRE $8,008,140 GROUSE MOUNTAIN FIRE $1,344,540 PACIFICA FIRE (TOTAL) $844,087 BOX SPRINGS FIRE (TOTAL) $2,083,836 SALEM SUPPORT TE ...

18 August 2013

Community Supports Daedalus Project in 5K Run

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In a continued aim to bring awareness about HIV/AIDS, the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's, Daedalus Project wrapped up thier weekend long festival with a 5k run. About 100 people were pumped to start ...

18 August 2013

Cause of I-5 Diesel Truck Fire Still Under Investigation

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Traffic is moving again following a diesel truck fire Saturday night that had fire crews mopping up the scene for hours and backing up northbound traffic on i-5. At around 8:30pm the diesel truck w ...

17 August 2013

Medford Fire Chief Bierwiler Fired

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It was called a very sudden departure, but according to new public records obtained by the Mail Tribune, former Medford Fire Chief Dave Bierwiler was fired. Bierwiler left the station  in March. A ...