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28 June 2012

New Stores, New Jobs to the Rogue Valley

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While Medford's new REI store has not yet opened their doors,      applications are now being accepted.  Starting Tuesday, the outdoor gear store will be accepting applications online. A store ...

28 June 2012

Are the Homeless Being Displaced?

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Some believe a new exclusion zone vote in by the Ashland City Council is pushing homeless people out of town. One council woman, the lone dissident to the three-strike rule has other ideas.

28 June 2012

4th of July Firework Show Fizzles In Grants Pass

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In just one week, people all over the country will be celebrating Independence Day.  But in Josephine County, they may have to resort to sparklers and bottle rockets  in the backyard.  That's bec ...

28 June 2012

Outsourcing Fire Crews from the Northwest to the Rockies

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More than 700 firefighters from Washington and Oregon have been outsourced to manage crews, aircraft and equipment in several different states.  The Colorado fire has brought a large majority of U. ...

27 June 2012

Pipeline Proposal

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A new effort is underway to build a 230 mile long natural gas pipeline from Coos Bay to Malin. An open house was held in Klamath Falls to discuss that proposal... Project manager Chris Bias says the ...

27 June 2012

Supreme Court To Rule on Affordable Care Act

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

When you ask people on the street if they're familiar, with the Affordable Care Act, many say they don't know much. It's a frequent response to a more than 2000-page law passed in 2010. For mother, ...

27 June 2012

Are The Homeless Being Displaced?

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Some believe a new exclusion zone vote in by the Ashland City Council is pushing homeless people out of town. One council woman, the lone dissident to the three-strike rule has other ideas.

27 June 2012

Rumors of Tax Levy on November Ballot

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After voting against a property tax levy that would support public safety, rumors circulate around Josephine County that the levy may appear again on the November ballot.

27 June 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: June 27th

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  This week's pet is Sarah.     Sarah is a 6 year old female Border Collie mix who has a wonderful temperament but needs a lot of attention and exercise. She would love to find a forever home, po ...

27 June 2012

ALL NEW: Ashland Vacation Rental Laws Under Scrutiny

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Ashland City Officials are looking into reforming the cities vacation home rental laws.     Some residents in Ashland believe the current vacation rental laws are out of date.The city say many o ...