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Farm group fights Josephine Co. pot ordinance

Josephine County, Ore. —  After several public hearings, meetings and arguments from both sides about growing marijuana in rural areas of Josephine County, a new ordinance is ready to go into effect next month. But a group is fighting the ordinance, saying farmers …

Costco appeals to Luba

Central Point, Ore., — Attempts to halt a new Costco Warehouse in Central Point are being taken to the state level. The city already approved the plans last month after denying two appeals, but now the Land Use Board of Appeals, or …

Kip Kinkel appeal denied

Salem, Ore. — Portland NBC affiliate KGW reports the Oregon Court of Appeals declined to shorten the sentence for 33-year-old Kip Kinkel. In May of 1998, then 15-year-old Kipland Kinkel killed his parents. He then went to his high school, killed two …