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23 August 2013

High School Babies

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Graduating high school isn't easy...and it's even tougher for students who also happen to be parents. However, there are some programs in Klamath Falls that are helping teen parents, and their babie ...

22 August 2013

Weather Effects On Fires

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

An evening over Applegate Lake and smoke is peaking out of the Siskiyou National Forest. A sign of eight wildfires started Thursday during summer storms. Forest service fire fighters are working t ...

22 August 2013

Lightning Causes Fires To Start, Rain Helps To Extinguish

Posted in Local

Lightning is the last thing fire fighters need right now, in the middle of a severe wildfire season. Thursday's lightning is responsible for causing a number of fires in our region, at least 8 on Or ...

22 August 2013

Timber Payments Conference

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

County Commissioners from throughout Southern Oregon holding a news conference to advocate for more logging on federal lands--something they believe will bolster the local economy... and increase pu ...

22 August 2013

79 Fewer Spots for Kids at Southern Oregon Head Start

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Dozens of kids who need the most help in Southern Oregon won't get it. 79 chairs will sit empty at Southern Oregon Head Start this year. It's all happening because the federal government failed to c ...

21 August 2013

Ashland's Road Diet

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

 Ten months since Ashland's Main Street went on a diet and many Ashlanders aren't sold on going slimmer.    "I don't think the road diet works," says Adam Hogan. In October 2012 the city brought ...

21 August 2013

Prescott Park Renovations

Posted in Local

Prescott Park also known to many as Roxy Ann Peak may soon become the new home to a new 34-four-mile world class multi-purpose trail for mountain bikers, hikers and horseback riders.Medford city off ...

21 August 2013

Oregon College Readiness Marginally Better Than Nation

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Students across Southern Oregon and Northern California are preparing to go back to school. But there's news tonight that doesn't look good for many high school graduates. According to the college t ...

21 August 2013

Klamath County Ranch Land Drying Up

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Ranchers above Upper Klamath Lake are coping with a dry summer, and a shut-off of irrigation water... Eric Duarte is one of about 200 off-project irrigators who had their irrigation water shut off t ...

21 August 2013

Rita Sullivan Honored For OnTrack Work

Posted in Local

Children and families are often ripped apart by drug addictions, it's usually a sad story, but today, a Jackson County woman is receiving recognition for her work repairing those ties. NBC5s Jennife ...