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27 May 2015

New restrictions on electronic cigarette use

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Oregon's governor is cracking down on electronic cigarettes by banning their use inside public places and who regulating who stores can sell the devices to. Governor Kate Brown sign ...

27 May 2015

Media training for wildfire season

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Firefighters aren't the only ones preparing for a potentially busy fire season. A wildfire orientation was held for members of the media Wednesday in Klamath Falls. Getting vid ...

27 May 2015

Medford police make two DUII arrests overnight

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Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police arrest two drivers overnight on two different DUII charges.The first happened on Delta Waters Road near Kennedy Elementary school. Police say 80-year-old Ernet Saiz ...

27 May 2015

$600 raised so far for murder victim's family; benefit concert to raise more

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- Community members as well as friends of murdered Grants Pass woman, Jessica Thompson, are stepping up again to help her family. A benefit concert at Phatty Mcgees in Murphy is p ...

27 May 2015

Oregon rates number eight on nation's slowest drivers list

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Ore. -- A new study found Oregon has some of the nation's slowest drivers. Progressive Insurance says the median speed of Oregon drivers is 31 miles per hour, that ranks Oregon as number eight on t ...

27 May 2015

Jackson County commissioners make final decision on where medical marijuana facilities can be

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Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County commissioners took a final vote today, May 27th, on where medical marijuana facilities can and cannot be built. Commissioner Doug Breidenthal says facilities must be ...

27 May 2015

Klamath commissioners looking to expand ban on medical marijuana

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Commissioners in Klamath County want to extend a ban on medical marijuana dispensaries.The board held the first of two hearings Tuesday, May 26th, to extend a year-long morat ...

27 May 2015

Grants Pass re-brands city with new tagline

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- "Live Rogue". That is the new tagline for the city of Grants Pass.The city is currently re-branding its logo and tagline to better represent current times. Jon Bowen, a touris ...

26 May 2015

Two teens drown in South Umpqua River over the weekend

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Roseburg, Ore. -- Two teenage boys are dead after they were dared to swim across the South Umpqua River. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a water rescue on the river at the end ...

26 May 2015

Grants Pass woman arrested after fleeing scene of a hit-and-run

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass woman is in jail after allegedly hitting a motorcycle and minivan, then leaving the scene. Grants Pass Public Safety arrested 26-year-old Tifini Rose Fournier on ...