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20 July 2012

"Teach Me How To Brushy" Video Promoting Oral Health Exploding on the Internet

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A unique educational campaign that originated in Oregon has become a YouTube sensation.  Within the last three days, it has gotten more than 222-thousand hits on the internet.  But the video is no ...

19 July 2012

The End of No Child Left Behind

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

It's the end of no child left behind in Oregon. A waiver passed today which allows Oregon schools to say goodbye to federally mandated standards and measure success their own way.No child left behin ...

19 July 2012

Urban Growth Reserve

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

The city of Medford expects the population to double in the next fifty years. They want to expand the urban growth boundary.

19 July 2012

Ford Issuing Recall On Escape

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Ford Motor Company taking the rare step of telling some 2013 Escape SUV drivers to stop driving them immediately... as they're recalling more than 11,000 of the vehicles due to a fuel line problem. ...

19 July 2012

Drought?

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Record drought in the midwest could soon have an impact on your grocery bills...does the Klamath Basin face similar conditions? Richard Roseberg of the Klamath Basin Research and Extension Center no ...

19 July 2012

ALL NEW: Oregon's Public Schools Receive New Grading System

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Oregon's public schools will be graded on a new grading system thanks to approval from a Federal Judge on Wednesday. The new system will replace the nation's 'No Child Left Behind' law. Oregon's Edu ...

19 July 2012

Judge Acquits Naked Protester At PDX

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The man who stripped at the Portland Airport in protest of a TSA screening, has escaped an indecent exposure charge. A Multnomah County judge Wednesday acquitted John Brennan, 50, of an indecent e ...

19 July 2012

Closed Evans Valley Elementary School Building Transfer

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The Evans Valley Elementary School building may soon be out of the district's possession.The Rogue River School District Board of Directors is proposing the facility be handed over to the Evans Vall ...

19 July 2012

Early Morning Crash Closes I-5

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Thursday morning Traffic Alert: An accident has occurred, about 4 miles south of Wolf Creek. O-DOT is reporting as of 5 AM, both northbound lanes on I-5 are closed.Traffic is moving on the shoulder, ...

19 July 2012

New Homes May Replace Historic Oregon Orchards

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Under a new regional plan, Medford's historicHillcrest Orchards could soon become a new high-density residential area. Medford's planning staff have been doing anaylzing  the future growth of the c ...