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Traffic light system rebooted after car crash

WHITE CITY, Ore. — After a car crash took out an electrical control box on the intersection of highway 140 and 62, Oregon Department of Transportation worked all day to get the traffic light system up and running again. Nearly 30,000 vehicles …

HWY 140 back open after 100-acre grass fire

Update: Investigators believe a 14-year-old girl lighting fireworks started the Atlantic Avenue Fire. Details: https://bit.ly/2ubkeMq White City, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Transportation reopened Highway 140 early Thursday evening in White City after closing it due to an afternoon grass fire. ODOT …

Construction mix-up causes delays in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Transportation reports a mistake in construction caused a serious traffic delay this morning outside of Ashland. According to ODOT, Knife River was scheduled to work on Highway 99 until 6 am Thursday morning. It’s part …

Highway 62 overnight paving

Medford, Ore.- Oregon Department of Transportation is getting ready to start the next phase of its Highway 62 project. ODOT says paving the highway is a good indicator that the project is nearing completion. It’s been underway for 18 months now and …

Improvements scheduled for Highway 140

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The final piece of funding is now in place for a 20 million dollar project to improve a section of Highway 140 between Medford and Klamath falls. The project would extend from the fire station on Lakeshore Drive, …