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17 June 2014

New jail funding measure could increase utility fees

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --Even though Josephine County residents voted down a public safety levy, people who live in Grants Pass could end up funding the jail anyway. Wednesday night, the Grants Pass City ...

17 June 2014

Ashland Fire checking homes for tall grass

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Fire season is here and that means homeowners need to make sure grass and shrubs around their houses are trimmed down. This week, fire officials in Ashland began inspecting properti ...

17 June 2014

Construction underway on Hwy 99 near Ashland

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- If you're headed in or out of Ashland via Highway 99 it's likely you may run into some construction. Work on the Talent, Ashland, Phoenix water line, also known as "TAP" is underway ...

17 June 2014

Klamath county schools get budget boost

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Smaller class sizes, and more sports...results of a 'budget boost' to Klamath County schools. Klamath County Schools Superintendent Greg Thede says the proposed 2014-15 budget includes nearly 2 and ...

17 June 2014

Simulated firefight gets neighborhood attention

Posted in Local, Weather

Grants Pass, Ore. -- All the predictions are leading fire officials to suspect an extremely active wildfire season in 2014. Fire crews in Grants Pass are testing their response with the area's strik ...

17 June 2014

Ashland City Council expected to make two big decisions

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The Ashland City Council is expected to make two big decisions Tuesday evening. One that could restrict medical marijuana dispensaries to major streets like Main Street and Siskiyo ...

16 June 2014

SOU president accepts new position in Eastern Washington

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Southern Oregon University President Dr. Mary Cullinan is leaving the university for another presidency position at Eastern Washington University. Dr. Cullinan is leaving the school ...

16 June 2014

New Ashland program pays you to help conserve water

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- A brand new program in the city of Ashland could put more money in your wallet if you help them conserve water. The program started this month and asks residents to replace their la ...

16 June 2014

High fire danger in Jackson and Josephine County

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire danger levels climbed to high in Jackson and Josephine County on Monday. Here are the new regulations for people who live there: http://www.swofire.com/

16 June 2014

Car break-in linked to business break-ins

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Three Medford businesses robbed and police believe one suspect is responsible for all of them. Norris Shoes, G.E. Messinger Shoe Repair, and Birkenstock Footwear in Medford were al ...