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Live burn training in Roseburg, Canyonville happening throughout week

ROSEBURG, Ore. — Douglas Forest Protective Association will be conducting live burn training this week from 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The trainings began Tuesday and will continue throughout the week. These trainings are taking place in Roseburg near North Bank Road as well as in Canyonville near North...
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Wed 8 AM | Grants Pass residents make national TV with their animal bond

Sometimes you just feel like you and an animal--a non-human animal--share a wavelength. Cat, dog, iguana... you name it, there's probably someone to claim a connection. Those connections are explored in a series on Discovery+ called "The Bond," about humans bonding with animals. Cate and Chad Battles of Grants Pass...
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California fires prompt unhealthy air advisory in southern Oregon

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality issued an air quality advisory for Monday and Tuesday in southern Josephine County, including Cave Junction. The warning comes as the McKinney Fire continues to burn near the Oregon and California border. On Monday morning, the fire was reported to be over 60,000 acres and 40% contained.
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DEQ Air Quality Advisory Southern Oregon, Aug. 9

DEQ release – The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality issued an air quality advisory Monday through Tuesday for Southern Josephine County, including Cave Junction, due to smoke from wildfires in Northern California. DEQ expects the air quality advisory to last at least through Tuesday. DEQ and partner agencies will continue to monitor smoke in the area. Parts of Oregon close to active wildfires may also be impacted intermittently by smoke this week, such as Oakridge in eastern Lane County due to fires in the central Cascades.
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Several agencies respond to structure fire and wildland fire in Kerby

Josephine County, Ore. — Illinois Valley Fire District and Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest Oregon District responded to a two story structure fire, along with a quarter acre wildland fire on Kerby St. on Sunday at approximately 11: 31 a.m. A second alarm was activated due to the fire...
KERBY, OR
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See the buzz around Wildlife Images' bee colony

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Bees are an important part of the ecosystem. Known as a pollinator species, bees help spread pollen around to different plants allowing them to reproduce. Without pollinators like bees, growing important crops like fruits and grains would be virtually impossible. The return of the busy...
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Street Sweeping Schedule - Week of August 8, 2022

If your home is in one of these zones, it will be swept next week between the hours of 7:00 am and 6:00 pm, on the following days:. Help us to sweep our street by moving your cars and trashcans off the street from 7:00 am - 6:00 pm on the day your street is scheduled to be swept.
GRANTS PASS, OR
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Police: illegal grow turned up over 1000lbs of marijuana and magic mushrooms

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. – Police teams in Southern Oregon are continuing to crack down on black market marijuana grows. Illegal Marijuana Enforcement Team (IMET) detectives along with Jackson County Sheriff's Office (JCSO) deputies served a search warrant on a marijuana grow site on the 10500 block of West Evans Creek Road in Rogue River early Thursday morning.
ROGUE RIVER, OR
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Take a Hike: Upper Table Rock

CENTRAL POINT, Ore---This week, Take A Hike takes us to Upper Table Rock Trail. The 3 mile hike is considered a moderately challenging route with 360 scenery from trees scaling the sides of the mountain to rocks covered in texture. On this trail, there's a lot of rocks around so make sure you bring your best hiking shoes.
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CANYONVILLE MAN JAILED AFTER FOOT PURSUIT IN CREEK

A Canyonville man was jailed after a foot pursuit in a creek Thursday afternoon. A report from the Myrtle Creek Police said at 4:00 p.m. the 30-year old was arrested after he attempted to elude an officer while on a bike and then tried to run into a creek. The officer was able to take the suspect into custody after a short time.
CANYONVILLE, OR
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One Night Only

Music in this episode by Lindsey Sterling - performing at Britt in Jacksonville 8/4, Shamarr Allen -The Dip in Redding 8/16, Shaky Harlots and Psychedelic Furs - Britt 8/10, Ben Haggard - Sikiyou County Fair 8/13, Snailmate - Johnny B's in Medford 8/20 and more. Josh Gross. Josh Gross, host...
JACKSONVILLE, OR
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Wards Creek Fire 100% lined

ROGUE RIVER, Ore. -- Excellent progress was made overnight on the Wards Creek Fire and according to the Oregon Department of Forestry, the fire is now 100% lined. The 17-acre lightning fire is located in the hills above the 3100-block of Wards Creek Road east of Rogue River. The fire is burning on both Bureau of Land Management and private land.
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