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28 July 2014

Health officials alarmed by STD skyrocketing in Jackson Co.

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- New numbers show one sexually transmitted disease is increasing at an alarming rate in Jackson County. According to public health officials gonorrhea is up nearly 400% in just one y ...

28 July 2014

Klamath Basin cattle industry hit by drought

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Beatty, Ore. - The Klamath Basin's cattle industry is drying up as the result of continued drought conditions. The water to Eric Duarte's ranch has been shut off. "The 1864 water rights were cut off ...

28 July 2014

Wildfire sparks in hills near Central Point

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A wildfire in the hills above Central Point has Oregon Department of Forestry crews in overdrive this morning. Helicopter after helicopter drops water on a fire in the hills a ...

28 July 2014

Medford Police searching for couple using stolen checks

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Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are looking for 20-year-old Alicia Mather and 23-year-old Timothy Mini. MPD say they were able to identify the two suspects with Facebook tips. Both suspects were cau ...

27 July 2014

Ferguson Fire 50% contained

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Klamath County, Ore. -- Firefighters are making progress with the Ferguson Fire.  The blaze which started Friday, has burned 200 acres and is  50 percent contained. Sunday, firefighters created a ...

27 July 2014

Pilot Rock trail renovation

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Hikers are going to be seeing some changes on Ashland's historic Pilot Rock. The Bureau of Land Management and Cascade Siskyou Mountaineers are partnering to build a new trail up to ...

27 July 2014

Brothers running around the state promoting healthy lifestyle

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Two Portland brothers, 21-year-old Jeremiah and 23-year-old Isaiah Godby are on a journey they will never forget. They are running around the state of Oregon to inspire people t ...

26 July 2014

Last years wildfires put certain areas at risk

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- It was one year ago from Saturday that lightning storms caused nearly 95-thousand acres to burn and create one of the most historic fire seasons in southwest Oregon. The most notabl ...

26 July 2014

Local ninja challenge

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Nearly 100 athletes came out to Higs Gym in Central Point Saturday for a less traditional kind of workout and friendly competition. You may have seen something like it on T.V. ...

25 July 2014

Police respond, detonate suspicious object

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Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police and the Oregon State Police Bomb Squad responded to a suspicious package Friday evening. The call came into police at around 5pm Friday evening about a suspicious pa ...