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24 August 2012

Salem Purchases Solar Powered Trash Cans

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High tech trash cans. That's exactly what the city of Salem is about the get. The Salem Parks Department purchased 33 solar powered trash compactors last year. Each cost roughly $4,000. City offici ...

24 August 2012

Two Men in Vigilante Justice Case Plead 'Not Guilty'

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Two men accused of beating their roommate, because he allegedly sexually assaulted two young girls, both pleaded not guilty in court on Thursday.    Christopher Garrett and Moses Laporte are char ...

24 August 2012

Rogue Valley Manor Board Meets with Pacific Retirement Services Friday

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The Rogue Valley Manor Board and it's parent company, Pacific Retirement Services, are meeting Friday.The Manor Board was requesting autonomy from Pacific Retirement Services. This comes after P.R.S ...

23 August 2012

Could Tax Reform Be the Answer for Middle Class America?

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Politicians say a deadline is looming: If tax reform isn't made by April of next year we'll be in serious trouble.Senator Wyden visited Southern Oregon today with his ideas for fixing taxes.Middle c ...

23 August 2012

Equine West Nile

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

West Nile virus has been confirmed as the cause of a recent death of a horse in the Keno area. Nadine Hoy of 'Project Spirit' says horse owners should be concerned, but not frightened about the West ...

23 August 2012

Kid Unlimited Provides For White City Children

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The White City Boys and Girls Club will close their door to kids tomorrow and officially move out on September first.The closure comes just eight months after the Shady Cove location closed. It is d ...

23 August 2012

New Oregon Duck's Football Uniforms Just Released

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Nike has released several photo's of what the new Oregon Duck's football uniforms will look like.The new uniform has lightweight padding, which will provide athletes with a complete on-field suit of ...

23 August 2012

SOU President Gets $20K Raise, Two Year Contract

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The President of Southern Oregon University will remain at the college for another two years, and according to her contract, will receive a 20-thousand dollar pay increase. Doctor  Mary Cullian's c ...

23 August 2012

Kids Unlimited to Step in for White City's Boys and Girls Club

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Kids Unlimited has announced they will step in, and provide activities for White City kids, after the Boys and Girls Club closes next month.The White City branch is closing due to financial troubles ...

23 August 2012

Sleep Study Warning: Back-Lit Tablet Computers Can Inhibit Sleep

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Scientists are warning techno gadgets can be troublesome to your sleep.  A new study shows that exposure to some electronic devices, like tablets, can lead to delayed bedtimes, especially in teens. ...