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29 August 2014

Labor Day weekend could mean boost in business

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- According to AAA there will be an estimated five million more travelers on Pacific Northwest roads this Labor Day weekend. However while many people are headed out of town, others a ...

29 August 2014

Southern Oregon Golf Championships enter second round

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore --  On the second day of the Southern Oregon Golf Championships the tournament picture is becoming clearer.  Results for the championship won't be revealed until Monday but already th ...

29 August 2014

Wildfires prompt restrictions Labor Day weekend

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The wildfires could put a damper on Labor Day weekend plans for those hiking or camping. Sky Lake Wilderness Parts of the Pacific Crest Trail are closed to the 790 Fire. Jim Whittin ...

29 August 2014

Medford Police run Targeted Pedestrian Enforcement operation

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Officers are cracking down on a traffic violation many people might not be aware of. At the intersection of Table Rock and Mace Roads, Medford Police conducted extra enforcement, lo ...

29 August 2014

Father of attempted murder suspect speaks

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - William Jack Parkerson and Karey Pascoe appeared in court today to face charges of attempted aggraved murder. KOBI spoke with Karey Pascoe's father just prior to the arraignmen ...

29 August 2014

Limited public access along Lost Creek Lake

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Due to fire suppression activity for the fire burning in the Sky Lakes Wilderness area, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office says parts of Lost Creek Lake will have limited access for public ...

29 August 2014

Fire Retardant usage nearly triples

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

The average amount of fire retardant used during the past ten years has nearly tripled for the 2014 wildfire season.The average jumped from 235,000 gallows of fire retardant to more than 800,000 in ...

29 August 2014

Labor Day weekend caution

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Last Labor Day weekend, two people died in traffic crashes on Oregon roads and this year police want to make sure that doesn't happen again.This holiday weekend, patrols will be ra ...

29 August 2014

Early morning car chase

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- An early morning car chase led officers across town and the wrong way down one-way streets. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says the suspect is still on the loose. At about ...

29 August 2014

Local pet store donates food to animal shelter

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Dogs and cats looking for a home are given a special gift. A giant pallet of food was donated to Southern Oregon Humane Society. Rogue Valley Pet, located in the Winco Shopping Cent ...