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12 December 2012

Wildlife Involved Car Accidents

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A young man walked away unharmed after rolling his vehicle several times off I-5 near exit 27 early Wednesday morning. The driver was attempting to avoid hitting a raccoon when he crashed his car. T ...

12 December 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: December 12th

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  This week we have a special Pet Talk, a basket of puppies! We're reminding you that a puppy on Christmas is never a good gift.  It will usually be ignored or returned in a few days with all the ...

12 December 2012

Ashland Schools Will Allow Out-Of-District Students Next School Year

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Starting next school year, out-of-district students will be allowed to attend Ashland schools. The Ashland School Board voted unanimously on Monday on the decision. The open enrollment law was passe ...

12 December 2012

Jackson County Assesors Office Sends 19,000 Incorrect Property Tax Statements

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The Jackson County Assessor's office is apologizing for sending out more than 19,000 incorrect property tax statement's.Officials at the office say that the problem is due to an assessor error total ...

12 December 2012

Former State Congressman Sentenced To Federal Prison

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A Bend resident and former Oregon congressman has been sentenced to one year in federal prison. On Monday, a judge ordered 80-year-old Wester Cooley to pay $3.5 million in restitution to 400 invest ...

11 December 2012

Nike Inc. Strikes Deal With State But With Caution

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Following the announcement call of a special session by Governor John Kitzhaber, lawmakers are taking on the pressure to create a 'tax bill' for Nike Inc. Nike is doing some shopping, looking to exp ...

11 December 2012

More Trouble For E.P. Schools

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

On the heels of this years strike and teachers leaving.. more trouble for Eagle Point Schools... as the Teacher's Standards and Practices Commission is moving to charge Superintendent Cynda Rickert ...

11 December 2012

Winter Weather Hits

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Getting ready for a blast of winter weather... "This will be the first big one of the year, we're looking forward to it" Snow levels are expected to drop to around 2000-3000 feet. Tricky driving sit ...

11 December 2012

SWAT Team Training

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Twelve people have been shot and killed on U.S. school campuses this year...and a Klamath Falls campus is taking steps to make their campus safer. The first training involved a disgruntled student t ...

11 December 2012

Need For Donated Toys

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The Salvation Army is in desperate need of donated toys for their Christmas give-away. This year 2,700 children have signed up to receive gifts but officials say they only have about half the gifts ...