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12 April 2013

Ireland Lane Returns Home

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A 12 year old girl who suffered third-degree burns in a freak accident involving hand sanitizer and static electricity is back home in Klamath Falls... Cancer survivor Ireland Lane has been through ...

12 April 2013

Changes Down The Road For Downtown Parking?

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Some new ideas in the works to increase the available parking in downtown Medford. The city of Medford is considering a plan to add additional parking spaces along Main Street by converting parking ...

12 April 2013

Proposed Jackson County Budget Cuts Could Sting Many

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Under financial pressure ...a recent state audit reveals that Jackson County has been burning through its reserves to the tune of $6 million dollars a year.  Today the Jackson County Budget Committ ...

12 April 2013

Beacon Of Hope For Local Latino Students

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A beacon of hope for some local Latino students as a non-profit steps up to help them attend college.  NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh reports. A global non-profit, the Mankind Project, has pledged to match ...

11 April 2013

Local Recreation Site Delays Opening

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Closed for the foreseeable future -- the Bureau of Land Management tells us sequestration is at the heart of budget cuts that are forcing a popular Southern Oregon recreation spot to stay closed.The ...

11 April 2013

State Government May Help Struggling Counties

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

In trouble, Josephine County is one of eight counties being looked at by the state for possible forced taxes because they're so broke. But the idea of several of these bills aren't exactly what th ...

11 April 2013

A Game Changing Surgical Procedure

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

They're calling it the first ever surgery of it's kind in Oregon. The groundbreaking surgery is called a Lariat Procedure... and it was performed at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in late Febr ...

11 April 2013

Irrigation Season Off To Uncertain Start

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Water is now flowing to farmers on the Klamath Project...but an uncertain supply of water has farmers on edge. The headgates to the 'A' Canal were opened Wednesday, marking the start of irrigation s ...

11 April 2013

Ashland Plaza Offers Free Wifi

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The newly renovated Ashland Plaza is inviting you to bring your laptop, and connect to free Wi-Fi!City Administrator Dave Kanner first proposed the service.Ashland fiber network is providing the ser ...

10 April 2013

Senate Suggests It's Reached A Deal on Gun Restrictions

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The United States Senate announces a breakthrough deal, finding common ground in planning to pass new gun control laws.The deal approves at least some of the proposed gun restrictions by expanding b ...