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09 April 2012

Youth Unemployment

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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Startling statistics... Oregon's unemployment rate for those age 16 to 24 is the 7th highest in the country.  NBC-5's Craig Smullin has the story.

09 April 2012

Testing to Graduate

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Starting this year Oregon high school seniors will have to pass a reading exam in order to graduate.The test will prove that students can read at a college level. "If you don't pass the test you don ...

09 April 2012

School Shout Out: Wilson Elementary

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09 April 2012

Oregon Studded Tire Season Comes to a Close

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Oregon's studded tire season is coming to an end. Drivers have until 12:01 AM Tuesday morning before they will be fined a minimum amount of $150. A recent study has found studded tires cause at leas ...

09 April 2012

Ashland School District Receives Mass Transfer Requests

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The Ashland School District is sorting through applications-- after receiving over 100 student transfer requests.  This all comes after the district adopted the new open-enrollment policy-- the onl ...

09 April 2012

Aloha Boy Severely Burned at Easter Cookout

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A six-year-old Aloha, Oregon boy is recovering after being severely burned in a grill explosion during his family's Easter holiday cookout.Officials say the little boy was standing near his mother w ...

09 April 2012

Hosler Dam Warning Siren Test Scheduled For Monday

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The quarterly Hosler Dam warning siren test is scheduled for Monday at noon in Ashland.  The sirens will sound for 15 seconds, followed by an announcement of the test, followed by another 15 second ...

08 April 2012

Oregon Wrokers Face Fee

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Turning to your money headlines now nearly 10,000 Oregon workers who enrolled in a new health program could face a monthly penalty because they didn't fill out a required online survey. Reports say ...

08 April 2012

Motorcycle Crash Claims Man's Life

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

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***Images in video may be considered graphic*** Alex Holley is trying to cope with shocking news. "He was a great person, outstanding, really though," said Holley. His friend, dead, just moments aft ...

08 April 2012

Carriage Works Expanding

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

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While many businesses are downsizing, a Klamath Falls business is making plans to expand, and hire more workers. 'Carriage Works' president Barbara Evensizer says business is booming... "We are goin ...