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14 April 2015

Josephine County mine land standoff

Written by Taelor Rian, Posted in Local

Merlin, Ore. --  Tension is brewing in Josephine County as a civil rights group prepares to defend a mining claim against a government agency.  Oath Keepers, a national group calling themselves "G ...

14 April 2015

Klamath County jail levy pros and cons

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Battle lines are now being drawn in Klamath County over a jail levy coming on a special election ballot in May. The levy would raise about 5 million dollars a year for 5 years ...

14 April 2015

New bill for cable barrier requirements on its way to the house

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Ore. --- The Oregon Senate passes a bill requiring cable barriers to be installed along the median of highways.Senate bill 921 passed Monday, April 13th, in a 28 to one vote.The bill requires the Or ...

14 April 2015

Oregon lawmakers consider raising minimum wage

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Ore. --- This week Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill that would raise the minimum wage in the state.If passed, Senate Bill 610 would raise Oregon’s minimum wage from $9.25 an hour to $15 by ...

14 April 2015

Tickets for Jackson County Fair concert series now on sale

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CENTRAL POINT, ORE. -- Advanced tickets for this year's Jackson County Fair concert series are now on sale. Taking the stage this year will be country star Brett Eldredge, 'Theory of a Deadman', and ...

14 April 2015

Local Principal joins the NFL side judge team

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Talent, Ore. --- Talent Middle School Principal Aaron Santi has long had a second weekend job, but that job just got a lot more interesting.Santi, a PAC-12 football official for the last 12 years ha ...

14 April 2015

Local doctor under investigation for possible Hep C and HIV exposure

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Ashland, Ore. --- A doctor serving in Ashland and Santa Barbara is under investigation for exposing patients to hepatitis and possibly even HIV and the Oregon Health Authority is also looking into t ...

14 April 2015

Mountain lion sightings in and around Lithia Park

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Ashland, Ore. --- The City of Ashland is issuing a warning after several recent mountain lion sightings.In a press release Monday, April 13th, the city says there have been multiple reports in and a ...

14 April 2015

Inmate walks away from correctional facility work crew near Philomath

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Philomath, Ore. -- Oregon State Police are investigating after an Oregon Department of Corrections inmate walked away Tuesday morning from a Mill Creek Correctional Facility work crew near Philomath ...

13 April 2015

Jury selection process as Susan Monica trial begins

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Susan Monica ischeduled to stand trial for the next two weeks inside a Jackson County Courtroom. The 59-year-old is accused of murdering Robert Haney and Stephen Frank Delicino betw ...