Regional

06 August 2013

New Restrictions in Place for Douglas County Residents

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The Douglas Forest Protective Association announced new restrictions for the public due to the dry conditions found throughout the county. The restrictions are effective immediately: -Mowing dried a ...

29 July 2013

Tips For Fire Evacuations

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With evacuations in place residents of Josephine County need to have a plan...make a kit...and get informed. During a wildfire...if you are advised to do so evacuate immediately. Take your disaster ...

26 July 2013

76 Total Lightning Caused Fires Burned Across Southern Oregon

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A look at the biggest fires currently burning in our viewing area: The "Big Windy" fire is a 20 acre wildfire ten miles west of Galice. That's just one of 24 fires started by last night's lighteni ...

26 July 2013

Sustainability Award Applications Available

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On behalf of Governor Kitzhaber, Oregon companies will be honored for their commitment to sustainable business practices This morning, award applications are being accepted for the 2013 oregon susta ...

22 July 2013

Southern Oregon In Extreme Fire Danger

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As of this morning, the fire danger level has risen from high to extreme for Southern Oregonians. Officials with the Oregon Department of Forestry say this is one of the most active seasons in recen ...

17 July 2013

Pelican Bay Escapee Found in Nearby Woods

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A California state inmate has been returned to Pelican Bay State Prison without incident.Officials from multiple agencies conducted a search, and found Tore Digirolamo, 44, hiding in nearby woods on ...

16 July 2013

Police Search For Pelican Bay Escapee

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Police in Crescent City are looking for an inmate who escaped from Pelican Bay's Minimum Support Facility on Monday.   Tore Digirolamo, 44, is serving a four year sentence for second degree burglar ...

15 July 2013

Harris Beach Health Advisory Lifted

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The health advisory for Harris Beach in Curry County has been lifted! The advisory was issued on the first of the month for higher than normal levels of bacteria. New tests show that water contamina ...

15 July 2013

New Fire Restrictions in Place

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Hot and dry weather conditions have forest officials with the Rogue River Siskiyou National Forest increasing fire levels Monday morning.The forest will upgrade their fire code to a level two. New r ...

12 July 2013

Oregon Legislature Approves Small & Temporary Tuition Decrease

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Regional

A silver lining for college students in Oregon. The state's Board of Higher Education will give a little help to a lot of students this upcoming school year. The Oregon Legislature ended up settin ...