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22 June 2012

Mayor Proposes Tax Levy

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Trying to find any way to fill the budget gap --The Mayor of Grants Pass, speaking as a private citizen in a city council meeting, presented a new reduced tax  levy.This after huge cuts to Josephin ...

22 June 2012

City Council Approves Delta Waters Road Project

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After 16 years of planning, the Medford City Council has approved a plan to fix the intersection of Springbrook and Delta Waters Roads. The new plan will realign Springbrook where it crosses with De ...

22 June 2012

Oregon Attorney General Faces Lawsuit

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Oregon Attorney General John Kroger, a former top lieutenant, as well as the Oregon Department of Justice are facing a lawsuit this morning.  Former Energy Department Interim Director Mark Long cla ...

22 June 2012

ALL NEW: Millons Of Dollars Of Insurance Rebates

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The Federal Health and Human Services Department announced three insurance companies will provide more than 4 million dollars in rebates, thanks to a health reform law that is awaiting a Supreme Cou ...

22 June 2012

Wells Fargo Donates To Rogue Valley Habitat For Humanity

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The Rogue Valley branch of Habitat for Humanity received a $45,000 donation from Wells Fargo. The nation wide bank donated to the non-profit organization to help build a total of three homes in Medf ...

21 June 2012

Ashland Lane Changes

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Change in the works for the City of Ashland, as officials consider cutting the Main street down from three lanes to two in the downtown area. Business owners, in particular, are worried that East Ma ...

21 June 2012

Legislators Urge Calm in SOU/JPR Dispute

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

The ongoing battle between the Oregon University System and Jefferson Public Radio has local politicians asking for more time to allow both sides to cool off. NBC-5's Craig Smullin explains.     ...

21 June 2012

Judge Raises Bail For Clement

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The bail of a Medford man who lead police on an 80-mile long chase through southern Oregon & northern California has been raised by more than $80,000. A Siskiyou County Superior Court judge ha ...

21 June 2012

Jackson County Continues Program for Federal Offenders

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Jackson County will continue to provide rehabilitation to just-released federal offenders. The Federal Bureau of Prisons will pay the county $1.56 million to provide drug and alcohol treatment to fe ...

21 June 2012

State Seeks Federal Assistance In Tsunami Debris Cleanup

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The State of Oregon will pay to have the japaneese dock that washed up ashore on Agate Beach dismantled. While the state is footing the bill for now, they areseeking help from the federal governmen ...