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10 September 2012

Goff Fire Near Full Containment

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The Goff Fire is still burning but not nearly as strong as it was over the weekend. Officials say the fire is now 92% contained that's 10% more than Sunday. So far more than 22,000 acres have burned ...

10 September 2012

Congress Returns For Fall Session

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Congress is getting back to work. Lawmakers will return to the Capitol, fresh off a five-week vacation, that included both the Republican and Democratic National Conventions. They now face several ...

10 September 2012

Fire Officials Say Talent Home Is A "Complete Loss" After Monday Morning Fire

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Fire crews are working to put out hot spots from a Monday morning house fire on the 100 block of Foss Drive in Talent.Officials say the call came in around 5:45 Monday morning. When crews arrived, t ...

10 September 2012

City Of Phoenix To Discuss Cat Ordinance

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A new committee will be meeting in Phoenix Monday night to discuss a proposed ordinance on cat trapping and ownership standards. Phoenix city officials have assembled the committee after residents ...

10 September 2012

Republican Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan in Portland

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Paul Ryan will be in Portland on Monday. He's expected to land right around 11 A.M. in the morning.Ryan will host two fundraisers, which will cost supports between  $1,000 and $25,000 to attend. Af ...

08 September 2012

Hilton Landscape Supply Catches Fire

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Right now fire crews are working to put out a blaze at Hilton Landscape Supply off Blackwell Road in Central Point. The call came shortly after nine this evening. So far we know some sorting machine ...

08 September 2012

Ashland Community Hospital Announces Community Forum

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After about six-months of hushed negotiations, the Ashland Community Hospital has officially announced its new partner, Dignity Health. Now ACH will be holding a community forum to address any conce ...

08 September 2012

Klamath Falls Soldier Recovering

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A soldier from Klamath Falls who was injured by a roadside bomb in Afganistan spoke with KOBI 5 this afternoon. 20 year old Eric Clark is a 2010 graduate of Klamath Union High School. Clark was on p ...

08 September 2012

Gift Boxes for the Troops

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

A 16-year-old is on a mission to help troops overseas feel a bit more at home. Boy Scout Bryce Thornton has been packing gift and goodie boxes for troops in Afghanistan since 2009. To date -- he has ...

08 September 2012

Skateboarders Unite To Help Friend

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Skateboarders from all over the valley came together Saturday, all for a good cause. Several dozen skateboards took to the Bear Creek Skate Park to compete in this years "Medford Mayhem." This yea ...