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23 February 2013

Valley Residents Mob to Spend Local

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It was all about pushing money to a local business today in Central Point. Yo Twist Frozen Yogurt was the recipient ofa cash mob, that's when the community comes together to shop and support a selec ...

22 February 2013

Man Who Shot Towards Neighbor's Arraigned in Court

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Prosecutors claim Jon Ware has a history of mental illness but still clearly had access to weapons. He's charged with firing them at neighbors. Making us wonder are there laws in place to keep those ...

22 February 2013

OIT Getting 'Solar By Degrees'

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Efforts to put in solar panels to generate power at Oregon Institute of Technology have hit several delays...but the project still has a bright future. Governor Kitzhaber helped to kick off the 'Sol ...

22 February 2013

No More Public Hearing To Build Public Safety Communications Towers

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A public hearing will no longer be required in the City of Medford to put up public safety communication towers. The city council voted last night to get rid of the public hearing portion of the pr ...

22 February 2013

Federal Grant Given to the Oregon Health Plan

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Oregon's Health Plan reform is receiving a $45 million dollar federal grant to support spreading the reform to other sectors.The new grant was awarded by the Federal Center for Medicare and Medicaid ...

22 February 2013

Ashland Watershed Thinning Project Gets Funding

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A forest thinning project in the Ashland Watershed on hold since 2009  now has grant funding to move forward. Thanks to a partnership with the Ashland Forest Resiliency Project. the Nature Conserv ...

22 February 2013

Officials Search For Suspect in Grants Pass Bank Robbery

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Officials in Josephine County are searching for a suspect involved in a Grants Pass bank robbery.Just before 2:30 Thursday afternoon, officials say a man walked into the Umpqua Bank on Williams high ...

21 February 2013

Swat Teams Called In After Man Shoots At Neighbors

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Some tense moments for the Jackson County Sheriff's Department Thursday morning after police say a man opened fire and tried to shoot his neighbors. Around 10:15 am a resident on the 67-hundred blo ...

21 February 2013

Revised Cherry Creek Plan Approved

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

The controversy surrounding the proposed low income Cherry Creek apartment project in East Medford is over... after the Medford City Council voted 5 to 1 to support a compromise with the Jackson Cou ...

21 February 2013

Comments Sought on Sucker Fish Conservation Plan

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Conflict between endangered sucker fish and two small hydroelectric plants on the Link River triggered dispute at a meeting in Klamath Falls Wednesday evening... It's estimated that over one million ...