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14 March 2012

Ashland Water Rates May Skyrocket

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Ashland residents can expect to be paying more for water rates this spring and possibly double over the next ten years. Ashland water rates could skyrocket due to a proposed 30.5 million dollars in ...

14 March 2012

Emptage in Court Wednesday

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Trevor Emptage is scheduled for an afternoon arraignment in a Jackson County Courtroom on Wednesday.Emptage, a foster parent is accused of holding a one-year old in scalding hot water-- causing 1st ...

14 March 2012

Police Find Vehicle Possibly Involved In Shooting

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Medford Police have located a gold cadillac they believe was involved in a West Medford shooting earlier this week. Police found the car Tuesday after a neighbor reported it as suspicious, and possi ...

13 March 2012

Winter Storm Wipes Out Power

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  Severe weather Tuesday morning packing heavy winds and snow, powerful  enough to knock out power to thousands of homes from Medford to Butte Falls and beyond.  But the massive outage caught som ...

13 March 2012

Elk Trail Elementary On the Edge of Closing

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

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A 75-year-old school is close to a shutdown and some residents aren't too happy about it. One of them, three-year-old Riley Copeland said she couldn't wait to start school at Elk Trail Elementary ne ...

13 March 2012

Simmons' Attorneys To Request New Trial

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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On the eve of sentencing, William Simmons defense team says they have a game changer... an 11th hour witness. "We've got a person that we knew nothing about, I found out about it on Monday morning ...

13 March 2012

Southern Oregon University School Delayed

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A late winter storm prompted a late start for students at Southern Oregon University on Tuesday. A strong system brought over three inches of snow to Ashland causing hazardous road conditions. Some ...

13 March 2012

Snow on the Valley Floor

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Medford saw a dusting of snow overnight-- around 4:30 Tuesday morning, the white stuff really starting falling. The snow was sticking to the roads and cars, slowing drivers down. The Rogue Valley sa ...

12 March 2012

East Medford House Fire

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A family is left homeless tonight after a fire swept through their East Medford home. Around 6pm the Medford Fire Department was called out to a home on the 2400 block of Amaryllis Avenue. Witnesse ...

12 March 2012

Teacher Conduct Investigation

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

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The Central Point School District is investigating allegations of misconduct between a teacher and at least one student.