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14 August 2013

Bomb Found On Medford Street

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Police say the homemade bomb found in a Medford alley last week could have caused serious injury. A passerby spotted the bomb off Hamilton between 12th and 13th streets Friday afternoon. ...

13 August 2013

Douglas Complex Fire, Half Way There

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The Douglas Complex fire tonight is 50% contained. All the firefighters are back to work today after a week of thunderstorms slowed the fight on the now 45,000 thousand acre fire.Today's conditions ...

13 August 2013

Shopkeeper, Samaritan Stabbed in Apparent Armed Robbery

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A good samaritan was stabbed while trying to help a Klamath Falls shopkeeper during an apparent armed robbery this morning...the incident happened just across the street from the Klamath County Cour ...

13 August 2013

Commissioners Push Plan to Salvage Burned Trees

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Some local counties are bracing for a financial hit from this fire season. Even though the fires are far from out, commissioners in Jackson, Douglas and Josephine counties are hard at work trying to ...

13 August 2013

Car Crashes into Power Pole in West Medford

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Medford Police were dispatched to West Jackson and Oak streets around 2:30 Tuesday morning, for a reported crash. They say the driver looked down, and veered off the road into a power pole. That pol ...

12 August 2013

Change in Charges for Non-Violent Offenses?

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Oregon legislators say by say slowing the growth of prison population, it will save taxer payers more than $326 million dollars over the next 10 years. And now today, it's something that is being l ...

12 August 2013

Could Oregon Wildfires Produce Land & Mudslides

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Gushing at nearly 30 miles per hour, mud and water pours down highways and residential streets in Manitou Springs, Colorado. "Do not think you have enough time, when that siren goes off, go," said  ...

12 August 2013

Reclaimed Wood Company Reclaims Old Timber Mill

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

A new, sustainable company that works on projects around the world has taken root in the Rogue Valley and they're in the business of "reclaiming" wood. The company is TerraMai and they've moved into ...

12 August 2013

Obituary for Distinguished Rogue Valley Physician, Dr. Eric Overland

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A Rogue Valley community activist and distinguished physician died August 5th after a six year battle with brain cancer. Dr. Eric Overland moved to Medford in 1980 where he established a solo pulmon ...

12 August 2013

Candlelight Vigil Held for Medford Teen

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It's  a very specific tragedy which points out a disturbing trend.A 17-year-old young man took his life at Frohnmeyer Skate Park in Medford last Friday.NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen shows us how frien ...