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16 January 2014

Medford City Council meets to discuss pit bulls

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 The discussion over pit bulls continues after emails flood the City of Medford's inbox. The Medford City Council will take up the issue at City Hall today. Talks are expected to resume at noon.  ...

16 January 2014

City weighs in on East Medford rezoning plan

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900 acres of open land in East Medford may be rezoned for new housing and stores. Every 20 years, the City of Medford must plan to accommodate population expansion and employment needs. The state r ...

15 January 2014

'Republic of Jefferson Territory' heading to ballot

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An initiative that would overhaul Siskiyou County's government is headed to the ballot. Tuesday the Siskiyou County Clerk presented more than 18-hundred certified petition signatures to the board o ...

15 January 2014

Four deaths from H1N1 in Siskiyou County

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

YREKA, Calif. --   The Siskiyou County Public Health Department said four men have died from the H1N1 strain since the beginning of January. They were between the ages of 38 and 65. Two of them d ...

15 January 2014

Medford School Board Member's Home Vandalized

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

The clock is ticking. Teacher contract negotiations have stretched for almost a year. As of Wednesday, there was still no deal and tensions are rising. Medford School Board member Kim Wallan said th ...

15 January 2014

Man Says He Occasionally Did Side Jobs for Murder Suspect

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

A man who says he did side jobs for Susan Monica, the woman accused of killing two people on her Rogue River area property and mutilating their bodies, is speaking out about the bad feeling he said ...

15 January 2014

Several Medford Businesses Burglarized Overnight

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Mike's Copy and Printing owner Mike Laughman got quite the scare when he arrived at work Wednesday morning.He says "a glass door was broken with a glass pile laying in front of it."Mike's business i ...

15 January 2014

Is an end in sight for teacher contract negotiations?

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After 9 hours of negotiations, the Medford School District's proposal is headed for a ratification vote. Members of the school boards' bargaining team say with ratification, the board would stand be ...

14 January 2014

Neighbor Talks About Living Next Door to Rogue River Murder Suspect

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"It's horrific, it's unbelievable, but surreal, it's the twilight zone."   Lorna Wolvin is stunned to hear what's happening right across the gravel drive of her rural Rogue River home in Wimer.She ...

14 January 2014

Community Members Reveal More About Susan Monica

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Staff at the Rogue River Community Center Food Pantry had mixed things to say about murder suspect Susan Monica who frequently visited. However, most pantry workers we spoke with agreed that somethi ...