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02 December 2013

Number of Students per Teacher Hits Record in Oregon

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Oregon's education system is making it into the record books, but it's not for something to be proud of. According to the Oregon Department of Education, the state has hit the highest number of stud ...

02 December 2013

Medford Police Release Thanksgiving DUII Stats

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Numbers are out, following the holiday weekend DUII saturation.Police say five DUII arrests were made in the Medford area on Friday. The Medford, Central Point, and Talent Police Departments all par ...

01 December 2013

Re-Dedication Ceremony For Zion Lutheran Church

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Service at Zion Lutheran Church Sunday meant more than just the message of the sermon, it was a fresh start.Words of gratitude from Pastor Cyril l Hunkler after someone set the church's cross on fir ...

01 December 2013

Medford Lights Up The Holiday Tree

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The holiday celebrations began Saturday evening at the Pear Blossom Park in downtown Medford. There were christmas carols being played by a live band. Santa Claus made an appearance, and the 20 foo ...

30 November 2013

Earthquake Strikes of Oregon Coast

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It wasn't very noticeable but a Magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck off about 133 miles southwest of Gold Beach Saturday evening. The quake struck at a depth of 6.8 miles, so no tsunami warning was issu ...

30 November 2013

Vacant House Fire

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Did the Medford serial arsonist strike again? That's what Medford fire crews are investigating tonight.This comes after crews responded to a report of a structure fire in a vacant home in West Medfo ...

30 November 2013

Man Jumps From Bridge During Police Pursuit

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This morning Grants Pass Police were involved in a foot chase with a man who had warrants out for his arrest.Police say 34-year-old Gilbert Hays from Idaho ran from officers after approaching him ne ...

30 November 2013

Armed Man in Sizzler Parking Lot

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A day after a man accused of randomly pointing a loaded gun outside of a Grants Pass restaurant, the manager is speaking out.On Friday at around 4 o'clock, Grants Pass Police Officers responded to m ...

30 November 2013

Small Business Saturday

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Mom and pop shops all around the country, including right here in the Valley, celebrated "Small Business Saturday" The annual event was started by American Express in 2010 in attempts to support loc ...

29 November 2013

Ashland Family Displaced Overnight After Carport Fire

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An Ashland family was displaced Thursday night after a fire erupts near their home. No injuries were reported. Officials say a propane tank caught fire and sent flames shooting 20 feet into the air ...