Regional

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 ...

11 July 2013

Curry County Residents May Face Increase In Taxes

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Curry county residents may be facing an increase in property taxes, whether voters O.K. it or not. A new proposal to fund public safety would ask voters for a $3.9 million property tax increase. T ...

09 July 2013

Body Found In Yreka, Cali.

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The Yreka Police Department is investigating a possible homicide on the North side of town. The Police Chief tells us three people found a body Tuesday morning in the Yreka Creek near Deer Creek Wa ...

03 July 2013

Critical Fire Conditions in Siskiyou County

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  Critical fire conditions are plaguing Siskiyou County.  The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for the county.  NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen has more on how officials are prep ...

27 June 2013

Oregon Health Care Funding Bill Passes in Senate

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The Oregon Senate has passed a bill to fund the Medicaid package proposed by Governor John Kitzhaber.    The Senate passed House bill 2216B on a vote of 25 to 5.The bill would bring nearly two bil ...