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AAA explains temporary gas outages across state

MEDFORD, Ore.– Many people across the valley are noticing gas shortages locally. AAA says there’s an explanation. The travel organization is calling it a temporary outage. A spokeswoman says gas stations are still feeling the effect of February’s winter storms in places …

Pacific Power: Check your emergency outage kit

Portland, Ore. — With the entire state of Oregon under some kind of winter weather Advisory, Watch or Warning, Pacific Power is urging people to take precautions to stay safe and comfortable this weekend. That includes checking your Emergency Outage Kit, charging your …

911 Outage in Myrtle Creek

UPDATE: Power has been restored. _________________________ Myrtle Creek, Ore., — A 911 outage in Douglas County is preventing Myrtle Creek residents from calling the emergency number from land lines. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says they don’t know when it will be …

Wide spread power outages throughout southern Oregon

Josephine County, Ore.- Widespread power outages were reported throughout southern Oregon Wednesday night into Thursday morning, according to Pacific Power. While outages were scattered throughout the area, many of the outages were centered in Douglas and Josephine counties. At one point, more …

Storm effects in Grants Pass

Grants Pass, Ore., — A few areas in Grants Pass are without power tonight. A tree fell on Rounds Avenue blocking the road and taking out not just the power, but a resident’s fence too. The power is also out in the …

Power outage in N.W. Medford

Medford, Ore. — A failed circuit breaker at a Pacific Power substation knocked out power to more than 4,000 customers in Northwest Medford. Pacific Power said the outage began just after 4:00 Tuesday evening. The area around the Rogue Valley Mall and …