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19 September 2012

Ashland School District Looking for New Superintendent

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On Wednesday, the Ashland school board will hold the first of three  meetings, where the community can speak up about who the next superintendent should be.The first meeting will begin at seven thi ...

19 September 2012

Delays Expected Near Ashland Exit 14 Overpass

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The overpass at exit 14 in Ashland is beginning the final paving stage in the project, starting Wednesday night. Flaggers and lane closures are expected between the hours of 7 pm, and 6 am, both Wed ...

19 September 2012

New Oregon Unemployment Numbers Just Released

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Unemployment numbers for Oregon have just been released.Despite an increase in payroll employment, Oregon seasonally adjusted unemployment rate went up, from 8.7% in July to 8.9% in August. When com ...

19 September 2012

Rogue River Officials Search For "Armed And Dangerous" Man

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Officials in Rogue River are searching for a man they describe as "armed and dangerous" after police say he assaulted his girlfriend then threatened police over the weekend. Officers say they respo ...

18 September 2012

Saw Dust Fire at Biomass One

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

A fire breaks out at Biomass One energy plant in White City, closing down roads, starting spot fires and sending a cloud of smoke across the valley. It's seems to be an occurrence that's happening ...

18 September 2012

Federal DEA Agents Raid Medical Marijuana Farm

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Federal Drug Enforcement agents uprooted hundreds of medical marijuana plants in what's being called the first big raid of the year. A back hoe ripped hundreds of medical marijuana plants out of the ...

18 September 2012

Father Convicted Of Sexually Abusing Daughter & Another Is Sentenced

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Fifty year old William Henry Thompson was sentenced to more than seventy years in prison after being found guilty by a jury on twenty-six counts of sex abuse, rape, sodomy and compelling to commit  ...

18 September 2012

School Closure Debate

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

One of two elementary schools in Klamath Falls will close next year due to a tight budget...and parents from both schools have strong arguments as to why their school should remain open. Pelican Sch ...

18 September 2012

Portland 'Dignity Village' Officials meet with Ashland Leaders

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Officials from Portland's Dignity Village are in the Rogue Valley, to talk about a local self-sustaining homeless encampment.Dignity Village is a self-governed community in the Rose City, set up by ...

18 September 2012

Pay Raise Coming For Those Making Minimum Wage

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People in Oregon currently earning minimum wage will sppm see their paychecks getting bigger. Oregon's minimum wage will jump from $8.80 to $8.95 an hour beginning January 1, 2013. That means a mini ...