Articles tagged with: Oregon

28 May 2014

Klamath, Lake county wildfire dispatch operations consolidate

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Fire season in Klamath and Lake counties is expected to go into effect on Monday...and there's a big change this year in the way fire crews will be dispatched. When a wildfire breaks out on Klamath ...

28 May 2014

GMO farmers face uncertain future

Written by Travis Koch

Medford, Ore. -- Some local GMO farmers are uncertain about the livelihood of their crops and land following the passage of Measure 15-119, a GMO ban in Jackson County. Bruce Schulz grows geneticall ...

27 May 2014

Rough and Ready mill gears up to reopen

Posted in Local, Economy

Rough and Ready Mill is set to reopen this July thanks to $5-million. $1-million is coming from the Business Oregon Loan and the rest from state and federal tax credits. About 30 people are alrea ...

27 May 2014

RAW VIDEO: Dash cam footage of Cave Junction fire

Posted in Local

Check out the raw dash cam video of the Takilma Road fire in Cave Junction on May 26th, 2014. (Approximately 35 min.) Video provided by the Illinois Valley Fire District. More details: http://on.k ...

27 May 2014

Three suspects arrested following short pursuit

Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Three suspects are in custody Tuesday night following a short pursuit from White City to Eagle Point. According to a Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy, an Eagle Point officer att ...

27 May 2014

Skate park rolls into Cave Junction

Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. -- After 20 years, and several past attempts, Cave Junction is finally finishing a skate park. The city set apart the land 20 years ago. Now, in about 2 weeks, the ten thousand s ...

27 May 2014

Medford Police practice P.I.T. maneuver

Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- If you heard tires screeching in White City Tuesday morning, it may have been the Medford Police! Officers were throwing down some pretty intense moves in their police cars. Tu ...

27 May 2014

Fire sends two to hospital, amid explosions and artillary

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. -- A Cave Junction home erupts in flames. "There's butane. There's butane gas!" cries an unseen woman, heard on the dash cam, "Please not the house, not the house!"This dash cam ...

27 May 2014

Semi-truck crash snarles traffic on Highway 97

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Traffic on Highway 97 south of Klamath Falls was snarled by an overturned semi Tuesday morning. The accident happened about 5 miles south of town at about 11:30am. Oregon St ...

27 May 2014

Ashland homes saved due to recently cut grass

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Fire fighters working in Ashland say a well-kept lawn is the reason why some homeowners still have a home. A grass fire broke out in a field around a home in the 100 block of Pompa ...