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25 August 2015

Sheriff under investigation in Klamath County

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - An Oregon state investigation into Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah has prompted at least 7 deputies to request non-disciplinary paid leave. Klamath County Peace Officer Asso ...

25 August 2015

Medford School District implementing facility fees

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Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District's decision to implement a facility fee could mean pricier programs for families.  In June the board voted that all-non district organizations, includin ...

25 August 2015

Southern Oregon Education Service District reinforcing zero tolerance drug policy

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Southern Ore. -- The Southern Oregon Education Service District is drafting a memo to send out to teachers and staff reinforcing their zero tolerance drug policy. Superintendent Scott Beveridge say ...

25 August 2015

Grape harvest comes early

Written by Taelor Rian, Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. --  Despite hot temperatures this year coupled with smoke and haze from multiple wildfires, the grape harvest in the Valley is in full swing.  Row upon row, acre after acre grap ...

25 August 2015

Price hike and program cut possibly coming to Rogue Disposal customers

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Medford, Ore. -- Medford City residents may soon be shelling out more for their yard debris disposal. Rogue Disposal is considering an increase from $4.50 to $6.50 a month for the green trash can w ...

25 August 2015

Central Point couple face charges for stealing thousands from elderly woman with Alzheimer's

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Central Point, Ore. -- A Central Point couple have pleaded not guilty to stealing nearly $100,000 from the wife's mother.  According to court documents by Medford Police 51-year-old Susan Garvin a ...

24 August 2015

SOU named one of top 25 LGBTQ-friendly campuses

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ASHLAND, ORE. -- Southern Oregon University has been named one of the top 25 LGBTQ friendliest campuses in the entire country. This is the third year SOU has been part of the list published by 'Cam ...

24 August 2015

Fire breaks out near Anderson Butte

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ANDERSON BUTTE, ORE. -- Firefighters were quick to respond to a fire that broke out Monday afternoon near Anderson Butte, 7 miles west of downtown Ashland. A helicopter and about a dozen firefighter ...

24 August 2015

Five Years Later: Ashland Homes Rebuilt After Oak Knoll Fire

Written by Natalie Weber, Posted in Local

Monday marks five years after eleven houses burned in the Oak Knoll fire in Ashland. Fire crews responded to Washington street just after 4:30 PM on August 24, 2010, for a reported grass fire. The b ...

24 August 2015

New school faces setback after burglary

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A challenge for a new charter school after ten Chromebook laptops are stolen right out of their building.  It happened over the weekend at The Valley School on North Riverside in M ...