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24 January 2012

Gov. Kitzhaber Proposes Education "Achievement Compact"

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Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber and his Education Team are taking a big step to change education in Oregon. The team wants the Legislature to require every school district and community college to si ...

24 January 2012

Oregon Attorney General says, "Error in State vs. Brewer case"

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Medford- Medical Marijuana cardholder Josh Brewer received a letter Monday he's been waiting years for. "This letter is to notify you this conviction should be reversed," Brewer said. Brewer read fr ...

24 January 2012

Effectiveness of Tasers

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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As Oregon State Police investigate the shooting death of 18-year old Elias Ruiz... many are wondering if his death was preventable.      The non-lethal taser used on Ruiz was, for reasons unknow ...

24 January 2012

Medford School Board Votes Against Open Enrollment Policy

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After a unanimous vote-- the Medford School Board has voted against implementing an open enrollment policy.Implementing the open enrollment policy would allow students to transfer to schools outside ...

24 January 2012

Washington man Is buried in an avalanche

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One Washington State man who was buried in an avalanche is lucky to be alive this morning.  The camera roles as an avalanche cuts loose and heads right for John Swanson.  In just seconds, he was b ...

24 January 2012

"Elias was not a gang banger." Mentors and friends remember Elias Ruiz.

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Those who knew Elias Ruiz are painting a different picture from the suicidal teen that police say they saw Sunday afternoon. Friends and mentors say he was a young man with teenage struggles, but a ...

23 January 2012

Family of 18-year-old Elias Ruiz Looks For Answers

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Family and friends brought flowers, pictures, and signs to the site where 18-year-old Elias Ruiz was shot and killed by Medfold Police. The incident occurred yesterday afternoon when Medford Police ...

23 January 2012

Kelly staying at the UofO!

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Oregon Ducks head coach Chip Kelly said Monday he's staying in Eugene and will not be taking a job with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  "I am flattered by the interest of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' organ ...

22 January 2012

Fatal Officer Involved Shooting

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An officer involved shooting in West Medford left 18 year old Elias Ruiz dead on Sunday.  Medford Police responded to a disturbance call from a woman and her son at 812 Pennsylvania Avenue. When th ...

22 January 2012

"He was my best friend." Elias Ruiz's Close Friend Speaks Out

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

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Tonight Ruthbicela Rosales is without her best friend.   "He was my best friend [...] He was a loving kid, he had some issues, but doesn't everybody?" said Rosales of her good friend Elias Ruiz. R ...