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08 February 2013

Rest Stop Graffiti Leads to 111 Misdemeanor Charges

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

One hundred and eleven misdemeanor charges...that's what a Klamath Falls man faces for a lengthy history of advertising for sexual favors at the Midland Rest Area. The Midland Rest Area south of Kla ...

08 February 2013

Sheriff's Deputies Recapture Curry County Jail Inmate After 5 Minute Escape

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A Curry County Jail inmate escapes from custody, only to be put back behind bars.   Joshua Haussler now faces charges of escape in first degree, after officials say he spent five minutes on the run ...

08 February 2013

Medford Police Get Pay Increase

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Last night, the Medford city council approved a 2 percent salary increase for the city's police officers for this year, as well as another 2 percent in 2014. Another 1-point-5 percent increase was a ...

08 February 2013

Medford Man Arrested After Police Find 18,000 Doses of Steroids, Viagra

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Police make an arrest, after discovering over 18,000 doses of steroids and erectile dysfunction drugs.Police arrested Rafael Rene Fernandez on Wednesday, after serving a search warrant in his Medfor ...

07 February 2013

Alzheimer's Disease Expected To Triple By 2050

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It's being called the Silver Tsunami.  A new study suggests Alzheimer's disease is growing at an alarming rate, and it's on pace to becoming an epidemic. The study tracked more than 10,000 particip ...

07 February 2013

Oregon Police Alerted During L.A. Manhunt

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Oregon and California law enforcement all got the message about a manhunt for a cop-killer on the run.

07 February 2013

Battle Brewing Over Ambulance Service

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The owner of a private ambulance service says he has the answer to Klamath County Fire District #1's budget woes...but as NBC2's Lyle Ahrens reports, the district isn't ready to stop transporting pa ...

07 February 2013

Timber Tax Payments To Be Held By BLM

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Four million dollars is being held back from Southern Oregon Timber Counties, by the US Bureau of Land Management. The money is 10 percent of a special 38 million dollar payment the BLM owes to 1 ...

07 February 2013

Judge Proposes Order in Unfair Labor Dispute

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Medford's Classified school district employees have been heard in an unfair labor practice complaint. A judge has agreed that the Medford School District engaged in bad-faith, regressive bargaining. ...

07 February 2013

Curry County Considers Property Tax To Save County Services

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Curry county is in dire straights, facing the possibility of losing almost all of their county services, police, and jail.Curry county Commissioners will meet Thursday to discuss a solution to the c ...