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24 June 2013

Worthington Fire Burns Nearly 100 Acres

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Oregon Department of Forestry firefighters are mopping up Jackson County's largest fire this year. As NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports, the Worthington Fire east of Eagle Point burned nearly 100 acres, ...

24 June 2013

Report: Economic Well-Being Poor for Kids in Oregon

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It's a story we unfortunately, keep hearing...Oregon kids continuing to live in poverty. "I've lived under bridges, I've done it all," said Aaron Dolph who is currently homeless. Dolph, who's now 21 ...

24 June 2013

Fake Door To Door Magazine And Book Subscriptions In Shady Cove

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A resident of leisure days mobile home parkin Shady Cove says she feels violated after 27-year-old Ashley Chiasson allegedly sold her a fake magazine subscription. The woman was going door to door ...

24 June 2013

Public Hearing Regarding Fate Of Mountain View Paving

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It's been a heated battle for the owner of an Talent asphalt company. Nearby residents say the plant causes a number of concerns; from health to environmental issues. On Monday the two sides gather ...

22 June 2013

Crews Mopping Up 100-Acre Grass Fire

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Crews were on scene for hours mopping up a grass fire in Eagle Point. Saturday night they bulldozed and worked to put a wetline around the fire. It broke out around 1:30 Saturday afternoon and burne ...

22 June 2013

Family and Friends of Hospitalized Teen Walk for a Cause

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

One Southern Oregon community came out in full force Saturday morning to show support for a high school student who was involved in a serious accident and spent the past several weeks in the hospita ...

21 June 2013

Witness Tells All; 11 Year Old Austic Child Tased

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Oregon State Police are investigating their own standards after an officer tazed an 11 year old autistic child last weekend in Ashland. Oregon State Police say they didn't know that the child was au ...

21 June 2013

2.2 Million In Reserve Dollars For The City Of Grants Pass

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The Josephine County Department of Public Safety hopes to see some much needed change to the county's criminal system. City officials took a look into these funds to prop up the jail on Tuesday  ...

21 June 2013

Man Accused of Assaulting Girlfriend, Stabbing Dog

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Police say a Klamath Falls man assaulted his girlfriend for several hours, and then stabbed their family dog several times early Thursday morning. Prosecutors say it's just one example of the role p ...

21 June 2013

Car Crashes Into Shady Cove Community Center

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A car crashes through the Shady Cove Community Center around 8:30 Thursday morning, temporarily closing the building.   The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says a 47 year old driver was parkin ...