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23 January 2013

Boise Cascade Announces IPO Worth Up To $243 Million

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A major move for a Rogue Valley company... One of Jackson County's largest private employers is poised to be private no more as it files an initial public offering.   Today Boise Cascade announced ...

23 January 2013

Amber Alert Aids Police In Alleged Abduction

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

If you got an unusual text message this morning your're not alone. A new A.M.B.E.R. Alert System takes effect in 2013. All new smart phone come equipped with Wireless Amber Alerts. Early Wednesday m ...

23 January 2013

U.S. High School Graduation Rate Highest Since 1976

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

More kids are leaving high school with a diploma in hand across the United States. "The stakes are much higher in the job market. Completing high school is no longer a luxury, it's really essential, ...

23 January 2013

Predatory Sex Offender Released

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A predatory sex offender has been released from prison into a downtown Klamath Falls neighborhood...and probation officers were out today notifying his new neighbors. While Johnny Ray Thomas has ser ...

23 January 2013

Medford Meth Traffickers Get Federal Time

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Two men already behind bars in state prison have been sentenced to federal time by a federal judge in Medford. Francisco Hernandez-Figueroa is facing 10 years and Jaime Muniz will serve five, after ...

23 January 2013

Jackson County Jail Inmate Released By Accident

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A Jackson County Jail inmate Donald Lee Anderson Jr.  was released by mistake and then immediately re-arrested last week. We're told a jail employee thought he was eligible for early release. And ...

22 January 2013

As Technology Evolves, Jobs Disappear

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

If you've ever used an ATM, automated phone service or purchased an American car you might have some connection to technology. As software permeates our lives, middle-class jobs seem to be disappear ...

22 January 2013

Schools Shift Focus from Enrollment to Degrees Issued

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Oregon University System officials said Governor Kitzhaber is pushing education and wanting more students to graduate with a degree in hand. According to officials, it's all in a push to bring more ...

22 January 2013

Central Point Family Experience Fire And Loss

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A house fire in Central Point burns up a bedroom but thanks to quick thinking, a mom and her two kids made it out safe. It happened in the 400-block of Grand Avenue before 11 Monday morning. Fire o ...

22 January 2013

Mt. Ashland Experiences Power Outage

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The Mt. Ashland ski resort shut down Monday because of a power outage. A fallen tree on highway on 99 caused the lights to go out. We're told 300 people were visiting the Callahan's Mountain lodge ...