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18 June 2014

Pit bull puppies looking for home

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Southern Oregon organization that helps homeless pets took in a female pit bull hours before she gave birth. Now, they're looking for homes for the eight puppies. The director ...

18 June 2014

Ashland City Council makes decision on medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Ashland became the first city in Southern Oregon to amend it's code to allow dispensaries. However after concerns from some neighbors changed it's tune, the city banned dispensaries ...

18 June 2014

State officials take down illegal dams

Posted in Local

Butte Falls, Ore. -- A man convicted of stealing water by building illegal dams watches as state officials render them useless. Crews from the State Water Resources Office, with court order in hand, ...

18 June 2014

Klamath Falls water wells targeted for shutoff

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Continued drought, and water 'calls' could result in shut-downs of several water wells in Klamath Falls. The requests to shut off 2 city wells, and 10 private wells were triggered by 'calls' from ir ...

18 June 2014

Ashland park named top U.S. attraction

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel website, has announced Lithia Park is the 20th Top Park in the United States.  The honor is part of their Travelers' Choice Awards highlighting the top parks ...

17 June 2014

Ashland City Council passes two ordinances & says goodbye to a third

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Oregon.-- The City Council had their hands tied at Tuesday night's meeting. Two controversial issues were on the table; medical marijuana dispensaries and guns. They voted 5-1 to drop a ban ...

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 ...