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07 October 2013

Business is smoking

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      Despite the recession, one local business is actually taking off.... and it might not be what you expect.      The e-cigarette business is booming. Several local retailers; like Rogu ...

07 October 2013

Cave Junction man in Wyoming jail for drug charges

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  A Cave Junction man is currently in jail in Wyoming, facing multiple drug charges.    65 year old William Earl Boon of Cave Junction was pulled over for driving to fast in Wyoming. According t ...

07 October 2013

East Main Under Construction

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Monday morning, East Main Street in Medford is now only one lane wide going both directions. The new paving and re-striping brings in a center turn lane. Changes begin near Hawthorne park, and conti ...

07 October 2013

SOU Expansion and Upgrade

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Millions of dollars are in play at Southern Oregon University, geared towards program expansion and earthquake preparation. In 2011, the university received 21 million for upgrades and seismic reno ...

06 October 2013

Medford Police Could Receive Grant With Catch

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The Medford Police Department is being offered new federal funding... but it would come strings attached.  The $375,000 grant is being awarded by the US Department of Community Policing Services, ...

06 October 2013

Fire Prevention Week Kicks Off

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Governor John Kitzhaber has declared this week "Fire Prevention Week" here in Oregon. This year's focus is on kitchen fires, specifically cooking safety. Local fire officials we spoke with say the c ...

06 October 2013

Art Along The Rogue Wraps Up

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It was all about the art, food, and music. Thousands came out to "Art Along the Rogue" this weekend. The Grants Pass Festival is now in it's eleventh year. Organizers say it's a great way to spotlig ...

06 October 2013

Local Non-Profirt Drives Home With Win

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A local non-profit is driving home with a win, literally. Dogs for the Deaf was a finalist last week in an online contest sponsored by Toyota. According to Toyota's '100 Cars for the Good' Facebook ...

06 October 2013

Cave Junction Man Dies In Crash

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A Cave Junction man has died after he was ejected from his vehicle early Sunday morning. Oregon State Police say that just after 12:30 Steven Michael Rubins was driving southbound on Caves Highway ...

05 October 2013

Students Help Clean Up Greenway

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South Medford Students giving back. A Bear Creek Greenway cleanup project 4 years in the making and these students are making major headway. As part of their senior project, the students gather twic ...