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28 February 2012

Winter Storm Preps

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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Extreme weather is always a concern for Pacific Power... but with a storm like this, packing heavy winds... crews had a lot of work to do Tuesday.       "Our biggest concern is trees, it's the ...

28 February 2012

Ashland City Council Votes for City Tourism Grant

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The Ashland city council is now adding tourism as it's own category for a city grant program. The city council voted unanimously last week on the issue-- making tourism the fourth category in the gr ...

28 February 2012

Oregon Legislature Session Possibly Extended

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The 2012 Oregon Legislature session may not be coming to a close as planned. The special session was expected to wrap up tomorrow-- but lawmakers are not holding their breath. Decisions regarding Or ...

28 February 2012

State Admits to Being Passive in Coastal Financial Crisis

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The state has admitted to being too passive toward Curry and other counties that are in a financial crisis. Michael Jordan, head of the Oregon Department of Administrative Services made the announce ...

27 February 2012

Water Levels & The Upcoming Storm

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If the weather is on your nerves, just wait, there's a silver lining to all these clouds. According to water experts, we're still about four inches behind where we should be on water levels, but tom ...

27 February 2012

Klamath Falls Dam Removal

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Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says he won't be able to make a decision on dam removal next month unless congress takes action. Salazar had planned to make an announcement by march 31st regarding r ...

27 February 2012

Winter; Good For Business

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

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 Oregon's wine industry is trending past the national average. At the same time, optimal weather conditions for creating the best wine continue to change faces.

27 February 2012

Former MPD Officer and Ashland Councilman: "I didn't do anything wrong."

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

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Greg Lemhouse, who is a Former Medford Police Lieutenant and current Ashland Councilman, spoke to NBC 5 News about his  resignation from the police department last month and the rumors of misconduc ...

27 February 2012

Jobless Outnumber Jobs

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

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A recent survey shows that there are six unemployed workers for every job opening in Oregon.  Richard Belton is one of over 176 thousand Oregonians looking for work...but there are only about 30 th ...

27 February 2012

Transportation Options

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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The skyrocketing cost of a gallon of gas, up ten percent in the last month, has some people looking for change.    "$61 a week so I'm looking at over $200 a month."    R.C.C. student Brie Wils ...