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21 March 2014

Future chefs battle it out

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Phoenix, Ore. -- Over the course of the past few weeks, future chefs have been battling it out for winner of the Southern Oregon Future Chef Contest. It's the third year students from our area parti ...

21 March 2014

Firefighters preparing early for wildfire season

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Grayback Forestry Firefighters were out in the Valley of the Rogue area Friday burning 60 acres to clean up the forest floor. They said it's one of the many things they're doing t ...

21 March 2014

Over 400 minors attempt alcohol purchases in 2013, according to OLCC

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Regional

Oregon's Liquor Control Commission reports over 400 minors misrepresented their age in an attempt to purchase alcohol last year. In 2013, the OLCC issued more than 1,000 total criminal citations rel ...

21 March 2014

Some medical marijuana dispensaries approved in Oregon

Posted in Local, Politics, Economy, Health

Medford, Ore. -- The Oregon Health Authority has approved eight medical marijuana dispensaries. Seven of them have waived their confidentiality and allowed the OHA to publish their locations.  The ...

21 March 2014

Lacey the horse needs a home

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Our horse of the month for March is a friendly girl that likes to stay busy. Meet 'Lacey' - a really sweet mare who's about 7 years old. "She came to us from a rescue."  Note ...

21 March 2014

CenturyLink to close Medford call center

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- CenturyLink announced today that they will be closing their Medford call center on June 6th. The closure will eliminate 105 local jobs. A CenturyLink spokeswoman said the closure w ...

20 March 2014

Judge dismisses 33 citations issued to The Greenery

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Phoenix, Ore.-- A victory in court Thursday for a medical marijuana patient service center. A Phoenix Municipal Judge ruled to dismiss 33 citations The Greenery received for operating without a busi ...

20 March 2014

MaryJane's Attic's business license revoked

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- It's official, the Medford City Council voted unanimously to revoke Marlene Nuckols' business license. She owns MaryJane's Attic and MaryJane's Basement. The store sells local produ ...

20 March 2014

Dramatic scene gives students a look at consequences of distracted driving

Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- It was a stunningly realistic scene at Rogue River High School Thursday when students got a first hand look at what could happen if driving drunk or while texting. The track and ...

20 March 2014

Anger over herbicide use

Posted in Local

Williams, Or. -- Residents in Williams are upset over the recent annual spraying of herbicides and pesticides on Tuesday. Josephine County says it's sprays this area every year to kill weeds along l ...