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12 October 2012

Purse Snatcher Caught On Camera

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Two purse snatchings in two weeks. Police say thieves are targeting women over 70. However, there's a silver lining in all this: they now have photos of the suspect from Medford's most recent case. ...

12 October 2012

Washington's Marijuana Measure Could Pass, Oregon? Not So Much

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Washington's marijuana initiative seem to have a chance at passing while Oregon has come up short of support in the initial polls and in funding.

11 October 2012

Anti-Bullying Rally

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Stop bullying now! That's the mission of a rally being held tonight at Vogel Plaza in Medford, where a number of organizations, politicians and even youth are raising awareness about one of the olde ...

11 October 2012

"They Wanted To Recreate Nature" GMO Expert Talks In Southern Oregon

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

He's been the voice behind exposing potential environmental and health risks associated with the use of genetically modified crops. Tonight, Jeffrey M. Smith is in the rogue valley to educate farmer ...

11 October 2012

White City Incorporation on November Ballot

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A measure on the November ballot will determine if White City is incorporated.  In order for White City to become a real city, property owners would face a tax of $1.45 for every $1,000 of property ...

11 October 2012

Harry & David To Hire 750 Seasonal Employees For Eugene Call Center

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It's been several years since Harry and David were forced to close thier Eugene call center due to financial reasons -- but as the holiday season approaches the building will soon be back at capacit ...

11 October 2012

Income Tax Extension Deadline Approaching

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If you filed for an extension back in April on your 2011 Oregon income taxes, you have until Monday to submit them. October 15 is the extended deadline for filing Oregon and federal income taxes. If ...

10 October 2012

Drug Agents Raid Four Marijuana Grows

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Neighbors who live near to where drug enforcement agents raided marijuana crops suspect the operations were illegal. Possibly because of sales.  

10 October 2012

Medford School Administrators Get Raise, Board Not Pleased

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Medford School District Administrators are getting pay raises... much to the chagrin of some members of the Medford School Board... but there is a dispute as to whether this is a good thing for the ...

10 October 2012

Oregon Ranked 6th Nationally For Start-Ups

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A new study reveals that Oregon ranks 6th in the nation for entrepreneurs and start-up businesses. A local mom is proving why it's possible to turn an idea into a successful business with her new ba ...