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11 September 2012

Local and National Events Planned For The 9/11 Anniversary

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The nation is remembering the 3,000 victims of 9-11. Tuesday marks the 11th anniversary of the terrorist attacks.    There's a full slate of events around the country to honor those lost on 9-11. ...

11 September 2012

Local School District To Hire New Employees This Week

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Officials with the Eagle Point School District are expected to approve the hire of at least 38 new employees on Wednesday. The board has been looking for replacements after 38 workers were either di ...

11 September 2012

Congress Back For Short-Term Session

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Congress is back, with only about two weeks to deal with some pressing issues. The one must-pass measure -- a short-term continuing resolution to fund federal agencies -- will avoid any pre-election ...

10 September 2012

Casino Measures on the Ballot

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford's first casino is in the works. The Coquille Tribe bought Roxy Ann Lanes, Kims Restaurant and leased the Bear Creek Golf Course on South Pacific Highway. Right now there are nine tribal casi ...

10 September 2012

Local Dog Trainer To Help Military Veterans Certify Pets For Healing

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

They're often referred to as invisible wounds, and for veterans coming back from the war zone, the suffering can run deep.  Post traumatic stress disorder is a severe anxiety disorder characterized ...

10 September 2012

Non-Partisan Commissioner Proposal

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

An effort is underway to make Klamath County commissioner offices non-partisan elected positions.  The League of Women Voters in Klamath County wants to put the issue on the ballot next May. Eight ...

10 September 2012

In-Custody Death: Synthetic Drugs Likely Found In Home

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Days after 23-year old talent man Christopher LaDue Jr. died in police custody, the Jackson County Sheriff's Department says they believe he may have ingested a synthetic drug before his death... po ...

10 September 2012

Fire Destorys Talent Home

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An early morning fire breaks out inside a Talent home. The family of three and their cat narrowly escape the blaze.The cause of the fire is still under investigation. There has been a donation fund ...

10 September 2012

Talent Family Speaks Out About Sons Death

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The family of a man who died in police custody last week is speaking out. Family members say soon after 23-year old Chris Ladue was arrested, he died. The family says the Talent man suffered from mi ...

10 September 2012

Goff Fire Near Full Containment

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The Goff Fire is still burning but not nearly as strong as it was over the weekend. Officials say the fire is now 92% contained that's 10% more than Sunday. So far more than 22,000 acres have burned ...