Regional

15 July 2013

New Fire Restrictions in Place

Posted in Regional

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

Posted in Regional

  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 ...

27 June 2013

Federal Judges Rules BLM to Make More S. Oregon Timber Sales

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A new ruling from the U.S. district court will soon bring more timber sales to Southern Oregon. On Wednesday, Federal Judge Richard Leon ruled the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to sell more timber ...

25 June 2013

Oregon Suffers Severe Dentist Shortage

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A report expected to be released today shows that Oregon suffers from one of the most severe dentist shortages in the country. The Pew Research Center report reveals that approximately 17 percent o ...

24 June 2013

Poor Grade For Oregons' Children's Welfare

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New numbers expected out Monday that show Oregon children are above the national average but not in a good way. Oregon is ranked 32nd when it comes to the overall well being of its children, 41st w ...

06 June 2013

Fireworks Restriction Reminder

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With fourth of july fast approaching, Medford police and fire are reminding Oregonians of the state and city fireworks rules: It is unlawful in the State of Oregon to use any type of firework that f ...