Articles tagged with: Oregon

13 May 2014

ODF working 12-acre fire between Prospect and Butte Falls

Posted in Local

Near Prospect, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Forestry was on scene Tuesday of a wildfire between Prospect and Butte Falls. The Carney Flat fire has burned 12 acres of timber and fuels since it ...

13 May 2014

Hunger on the rise: Pt. 2

Posted in Local, Regional, Economy

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Across America, it's estimated that one in every six people is suffering from hunger. That's put incredible pressure on food banks, who are having a hard time keeping up with th ...

13 May 2014

Experts warn against leaving dogs in cars

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With temperatures heating up the Southern Oregon Humane Society is warning people not to leave their dogs in the car. Even if it is just for a few minutes. "It's simple. If you're w ...

13 May 2014

Fire destroys home in West Klamath

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A home in West Klamath burned to the ground this morning. Investigators still aren't sure what sparked the fire. The fire broke out at a home on Peggy Avenue just before 5:AM. ...

13 May 2014

Less selection for some voters in partisan Primary

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Politics

If you're a nonpartisan, independent, or an unaffiliated voter and wondering why your ballot looks different from your republican or democratic friends, you're not alone.  The May Primary is a semi ...

12 May 2014

More arrested in food stamp fraud, expected in court Friday

Posted in Local

More arrests are made in 'Operation Gold Card,' a massive case of food stamp fraud in Klamath Falls. Klamath County's District Attorney says there are now 40 people in custody and 20 more suspects a ...

12 May 2014

Oregon winemakers warn against herbicide 2,4-D

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- With the heat in the forecast the Oregon Winegrowers Association is selling signs to warn people about 2, 4-D. The signs alert farmers about the dangers the herbicide can have on g ...

12 May 2014

Hunger on the rise: Pt. 1

Posted in Local, Regional

Grants Pass, Ore., -- It's estimated that one in every six American's is hungry.  And many of those people rely on food pantries for a good portion of what they put on the table every night. But i ...

12 May 2014

Medford School Board votes on Vibes expansion

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District board members voted 4 to 1 in favor of adding two new grades at Vibes Charter School. They will be adding 50 kindergartners and 50 fourth graders.  The ...

12 May 2014

Oregon fire crews prepare for potentially historic season

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local, Weather

The 2014 wildfire season could be similar to last year-possibly worst as much of Southern Oregon remains in a severe drought. In 2013, a single night of thunderstorms sparked wildfires which were ca ...