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16 August 2012

Early Morning Car Fire Delays Traffic on Central

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Officials are continuing to investigate the cause of a car fire that happened just off Central avenue in Medford on Thursday morning. Fire crews were called out just after midnight to a house, where ...

16 August 2012

Fire Danger Level Rises To 'Extreme'

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The continued hot dry conditions have pushed southern Oregon to 'Extreme' fire danger status. The following restrictions are in effect as of midnight Thursday morning. From the hours of 10 a.m. to ...

16 August 2012

Pet Safety Paramount in Triple Digit Heat

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With  this string of scorching summer days, experts, even law enforcement, are reminding  animal owners not to forget about their pets.  They say  it's not just a criminal matter, but a matter o ...

15 August 2012

Walmart vs 'Mom & Pop' Shops

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For every 2 jobs Walmart creates, 3 jobs are destroyed, according to a study entitled 'The Effects of Walmart on local labor markets. Tonight, we hear from one small business owner who says when the ...

15 August 2012

Rogue Valley Manor Board Files Lawsuit Against Parent Company

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

The Board of Directors at the Rogue Valley Manor have filed a lawsuit against their parent company Pacific Retirement service after a 20 year long relationship. The Board claims that 'PRS' charges r ...

15 August 2012

Officials Decide What to Do With $4.6 Million

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Josephine County has an extra 4.6 million federal dollars to dole out and on Wednesday they made a decision on what to do with it. The money is coming from a one year extension of timber funds. "I w ...

15 August 2012

Corn Economy

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

It's official - the United States is in the throes of the worst drought in 50 years. More than half of the country is in some stage of drought impacting corn, wheat, cattle, commerce and, ultimately ...

15 August 2012

Interagency Fire Center

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Wildfires have made for a very busy week at the Klamath Falls Interagency Fire Center. Dispatch Coordinator Jake Barnett has been busy putting out fires... "It can get pretty intense when you have m ...

15 August 2012

South Medford Walmart Opens

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After years of anticipation as well as much controversy, the South Medford Walmart officially opened their doors today. With the cut of a ribbon, the store was open for business with plently of cust ...

15 August 2012

ALL NEW: Police Investigate Highway 238 Stabbing

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Police are continuing to investigate a reported stabbing near Highway 238, in a Transient camp. Reports say police were called to a field off of North Pacific Highway, and Highway 238, just before 1 ...