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24 September 2013

Governor Kitzhaber Calls For Special Session on PERS

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It's official: Governor Kitzhaber has called back lawmakers for a special session. The September 30th session will be focused on the public employee pension system, or PERS.The Governor's goal is to ...

24 September 2013

Rebuild The Trust Rally At Central High School

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Mediation between the teachers of the Medford Education Association and the school district are set to begin today. A new contract between the district and some 600 teachers has not been reached ye ...

24 September 2013

Truck Driver Found Deceased at Chemult Pilot Travel Center

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Oregon State Police are investigating the death of a truck driver in Chemult. Officials say the driver was found deceased in his truck on Monday, at the Pilot Travel Center. The trucking company cal ...

23 September 2013

After Extreme Wildfires, Season Ends Earlier Than Normal

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One of the hottest summers and most extreme wildfires in recent history is over. Rains are ending fire season weeks early a rarity in southern Oregon. You would have had to be sleeping under a rock ...

23 September 2013

School Districts on Alert For Suspicious Man

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It's a situation both the grants pass police, and school districts say they are taking very seriously."As soon as a student reports something like this, we immediately report it to our student resou ...

23 September 2013

Chemult Body May Be Missing Bend Man

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

There are still more questions than answers following the discovery of a body near Chemult on Sunday... Hunters found the body Sunday morning in a burned-out Toyota about 4 miles off of Highway 97 o ...

23 September 2013

Police Canine Conference Comes to Medford

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Have you been seeing police patrol cars from different counties in Medford? There's a reason for that.The Medford Police Department is hosting the “Oregon Police Canine Association Fall Conference ...

22 September 2013

Josephine County Cultural Coalition Looks To Help Fund Community Projects

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Looking for a way to help enrich the culture or history of Josephine county? The Josephine County Cultural Coalition maybe able to help. The group was recently awarded $11,000 from the Oregon Cultur ...

22 September 2013

Ceder Links Golf Course Closes Their Doors

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After 40-years of running as a family owned business in east Medford, Cedar Links Golf Course closed it's doors for good Sunday. The 18-hole and nearly one hundred acre property has been sold to loc ...

22 September 2013

Body Discovery Near Chemult Triggers Crime Team Activation

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The discovery of a body this morning in a remote area north of Chemult has triggered activation of the Klamath County Major Crime Team. The body was discovered shortly before 8:00 Sunday morning abo ...