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23 June 2014

Rogue-River Siskiyou National Forest fire dangers raised to high

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Fire dangers move to high for the Rogue-River Siskiyou National Forest and restrictions for the public are start Monday. The high rating indicates that grasses will ignite readily, ...

22 June 2014

Restoration project hits speed bump but keeps moving

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A group working to restore the banks of Bear Creek in downtown Medford found out last week that some of their efforts have been illegal. Jim Hutchins and groups of South Medford Hig ...

22 June 2014

Talent Grape Fair ends with memorial bike race

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. -- The Talent Chamber of Commerce and Rogue Valley Race Group held their first annual Bike Chata memorial race Sunday morning. Around 30 bikers participated in the 20-mile race, or the ...

22 June 2014

Crews get a handle on Bryant Fire

Posted in Local

Update (6/23 9:25 a.m.): The Bryant fire has burned 1,361 acres and is 45% contained. The cause is still under investigation. Bonanza, Ore. -- The Bryant fire, which as of Sunday morning burned 1, ...

21 June 2014

Pedestrian killed on Hwy 199 identified

Posted in Local

Kerby, Ore -- Oregon State Police have identified the man killed while walking along Highway 199 near Kerby Friday as Selma resident Russell Brummett. Brummett was hit by a car that had traveled ov ...

21 June 2014

6th annual dog care fair

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- It was all about man's best friend at the 6th annual Dog Care Fair. From poodles to great Danes, dogs of all sizes and their owners attended the fair at Riverside Park in Grants ...

21 June 2014

Civil Air Patrol Training

Written by Kassi Nelson, Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- A group of volunteers took community service to new heights in Medford. As they lift off, volunteers with the civil air patrol are helping to make land and sky safer.   "There can ...

21 June 2014

Local organizations come together for Safety Saturday

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Several organizations came together for Safety Saturday in the Rogue Valley Mall parking lot. Medford Police and Rogue Valley Transportation Department held a bicycle rally to teach ...

21 June 2014

Central Point grass fire burned three acres

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A grass fire in Central Point burned three acres Saturday afternoon. But with the dry conditions, firefighters said it could have been much worse. The fire broke out just afte ...

21 June 2014

Fire destroys historic Jacksonville home

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- The cause of a fire that destroyed a historic Jacksonville home is still under investigation. Jacksonville Fire Chief Darin Hull said they responded to the fire around 1:00 Sat ...