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Landslide in Grants Pass affecting families

Grants Pass, Ore., — “Kinda got lucky that there was no house being built there, because that would have been devastating to everybody.” Realtor Chris Barnett had a deal for this property on Poplar Drive in escrow when a landslide hit Tuesday. …

Fire damages duplex in Medford

Medford, Ore. – Medford firefighters responded to a structure fire around 9:20 Friday morning in the 300 block of Hamilton Street. Crews arrived at the scene within minutes to find smoke coming from one side of the duplex. According to Medford Fire-Rescue, …

Louisiana flood waters worsen

Baton Rouge, La. (NBC News) — The skies may be clear and blue in Louisiana Tuesday but parts of Baton Rouge and the surrounding area are still underwater after this weekend’s unexpected flooding. The death toll is now up to seven after …

Tree falls on Applegate River Lodge

Jackson County, Ore. — A tree fell on a well-known Applegate eatery, but it won’t slow down business. A large oak tree fell on the roof of the Applegate River Lodge Sunday night on the deck. No one was hurt. The co-owner …

Shaken Baby Syndrome

(NBC News) — Shaken Baby Syndrome is the most common cause for inflicted brain injury in the first two years of life. Shaken Baby Syndrome is a severe form of child abuse that results from parents or caregivers violently shaking a baby. …

Hoverboard catches fire in Medford home

Medford, Ore. — A close call for a Medford family tonight, a hover-board caught fire inside their house. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission is already investigating 16 different hoverboard fires in 12 different states. A Medford family now knows the danger …