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25 July 2013

Short Term Rentals Considered for Jacksonville

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Jacksonville vacation rentals are one step closer to calling your neighborhood home. A proposal to allow short-term vacation rentals may be included in upcoming planning code revisions. The histori ...

25 July 2013

Health Advisory For Oregon Beaches

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If you're heading to the beach in Coos or Curry County, you might consider staying out of the water. Public health officials have issued a health warning for Sunset beach--Mill beach--and Harris bea ...

24 July 2013

State-Wide Marriage Equality Campaign Kicks Off Friday

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Kathy Bates and Kay Hagen have been together for over 20 years and  have been married since 2008 when they had a beach wedding in Laguna Beach, California.           "It was just very touc ...

24 July 2013

MPD Fighting Crime with Social Media

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Instant access to information, that's what the Medford Police is trying to do as they jump on the social media bandwagon. With the click of a mouse... "According to the stats, 34,000 people that we' ...

24 July 2013

New Seismic Ordinance

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State and local emergency planners are always busy preparing for a major earthquake in Oregon. Medford city officials are hoping a new ordinance will help save lives if and when the big one hits.

24 July 2013

Central Point's Dennis Richardson Announces Run For Governor

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

In politics:     Big news for Oregon... especially Southern Oregon.      Today, third term Oregon House Representative and Central Point retired lawyer Dennis Richardson announced he's runni ...

24 July 2013

BREAKING: Central Point's Dennis Richardson Announces Run For Governor

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This morning, Central Point's Dennis Richardson announced his candidacy for Oregon Governor. Dennis Richardson is a Republican politician who is serving his third term in the Oregon House of Represe ...

23 July 2013

Bizarre Hiding Spots: Police Find Drugs In Fire Extinguisher

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

From neatly wrapped presents to fire extinguishers, police say they've seen just about everything when it comes to people desperate to hide drugs. It so happened on Monday, police said it was a fire ...

23 July 2013

Record Breaking Summer Temperatures?

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The National Weather Service says since recordiong began in 1911, the 2013 summer season ranks in the top five hottest summers for most locations. "We've been suffering through a very hot summer, Ju ...

23 July 2013

Stagecoach Fire Burns 330 Acres Near LaPine

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Police have arrested a LaPine man in connection with a fire that burned down a cabin, and has blackened over half of a square mile in Northern Klamath County. Rolando Alonzo owns one of the 120 prop ...