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16 October 2013

Lawmakers Vote To Reopen Government And Raise Debt Ceiling

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Lawmakers in Washington have come to an agreement to raise the debt ceiling and reopen the government. The House and Senate passed a bi-partisan plan tonight, and the President signed it into law. W ...

16 October 2013

Murder Suspect's Wife Speaks Out

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

On Wednesday afternoon the man charged with the murder of Ashlander Frank Damiano, also known as Tony Della Penna, appeared in a Jackson County courtroom. Sitting in the courtoom was 34-year-old Mer ...

16 October 2013

Pet Talk Pet Of The Week: October 16th

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This week's pet is Dakota. Dakota is a nine month old male Shepherd mix who is just now coming into his own. He was returned to SO Humane recently, because he was a bit too wild and crazy.  That wa ...

16 October 2013

Discount OSF tickets

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The Oregon Shakespeare Festival is offering discount rush tickets on select performances The tickets are being offered for ten dollars a piece, with the donation of one can of non -perishable food p ...

16 October 2013

Ashland electric rates to rise

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In Ashland this morning, electricity will cost more starting November first. The city council voted in a 5-point-3 percent rate hike,bringing the average monthly bill to around 72-dollars.    The ...

15 October 2013

Medford City Council Bans Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It's a no go. The Medford City Council has decided they won't allow medical marijuana dispensaries to pop up in city limits. It flies in the face of a new law that would allow dispensaries statewide ...

15 October 2013

Message from Oregon Action to Rep. Walden: Cease & Desist

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Cease and desist. That's the message of the group Oregon Action to Representative Greg Walden."Just like they resisted medicare years and years ago, they are resisting any changes," says one member ...

15 October 2013

Truck Stuck On Ashland Bridge

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There was a big scare for one semi-truck driver near Ashland.  The truck, loaded with windows, got stuck on the bridge at Valley View Road Monday morning. The driver reportedly failed to make that ...

15 October 2013

Police Investigate Head-On Collision on Riverside Ave

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Police are investigating Tuesday morning, after a head-on collision in Medford kills a dog and sending two people to the hospital. That accident happened around 8 Monday night, shutting down Riversi ...

15 October 2013

SOU North Campus Village Grand Opening

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The North Campus Village at Southern Oregon University will be open on Tuesday, following a ribbon cutting ceremony.SOU President Mary Cullinan and Ashland Mayor John Stromberg will be speaking at t ...