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25 November 2013

Police: hash oil cook caused Medford apartment explosion

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Medford police say a hash oil cook caused an explosion at the Valley Pine apartment complex on Royal Avenue Monday night. They say there were five people in the apartment when the hash was being coo ...

25 November 2013

Residents Unhappy About Bear Creek Greenway Plans

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

City of Medford officials say a new bike trail will allow people to bypass busy Barnett Road, but some homeowners say they're not on board. The decision is to connect the Bear Creek Greenway with No ...

25 November 2013

Unhealthy Air Quality in the Illinois Valley

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Driving through a wall of smoke to get to the Illinois Valley.Resident Sue Lily posts on Facebook "The air is too smoky! It's as bad as during the fires this summer. What gives? "What gives is the s ...

25 November 2013

Oregon ID Cards Do Not Meet Federal Regulations

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

We use our drivers license for a lot more than just driving. It identifies us, it allows us to pass through airport security, to open bank accounts, we even have to use them to get into federal buil ...

25 November 2013

'We Have To Do What We Can Do'

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

A massive iceberg, double the size of the city of Atlanta, is moving toward the open ocean... after it broke off an Antarctic glacier in July. But the harmful effects of global warming aren't limite ...

24 November 2013

Memorial Held To Honor & Remember Ashland Man

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Over a month has passed since Frank Damiano, also known to many as Tony Della Penna from Ashland was murdered in his mobile home in Ashland. On Sunday, friends and family gathered to celebrate a ma ...

23 November 2013

David Grubbs' 26th Birthday to Benefit Ashland High School Music

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"Happy Birthday David, I miss you and I love you."  Those are words Cheri Grubbs wishes she could say to her son in person, but she can't. Her son, David Grubbs, was murdered on the Ashland bike pa ...

23 November 2013

Liquor Stores Soon Might Not be the Only Place to buy Hard Alcohol

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For eighty years Oregon's Liquor Control Commission had banned the sale of liquor in grocery stores, but that could be changing.The OLCC will be presenting a proposal to the legislature next year th ...

23 November 2013

Price of Stamps to Increase One Cent

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If you're an avid stamp user, you're going to be seeing an increase in stamp prices starting January 26th.The United States Postal Service will be charging 47 cents instead of 46 cents for first cla ...

22 November 2013

Survey Aims To Build Trust With Latinos And Medford PD

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

30 men and women took a survey that they say hold the memory of 18-year-old Elias Ruiz. "In a very real sense this is Elias' legacy," says Pam Lucas.  Medford police shot and killed Elias Ruiz 201 ...