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Name: Laura Campbell
Date registered: October 11, 2012

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  1. Crater Lake Announces Vehicle-Free Days — September 19, 2014
  2. Goodell Addresses Domestic Violence — September 19, 2014
  3. Gang Member Returns to Jail — September 19, 2014
  4. Boles Fire Community Meeting — September 18, 2014
  5. Suspect Identified in Car Jacking Case — September 18, 2014

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Oregon Adds Jobs, But Unemployment Rises

EUGENE, Ore. — Oregon’s unemployment rate moved up from 6.9 percent in July to 7.2 percent in August. This was the highest unemployment rate since November 2013. The primary measure of employment in Oregon, seasonally adjusted non-farm payroll employment, increased by 2,900 jobs in August. Professional and business services added 900 jobs while manufacturing added … Continue reading »

UPS to Hire Up to 95K Seasonal Workers

(CNN) — UPS is going to make it a happy holiday for lots of people looking for work. This holiday season, the parcel delivery service plans to hire up to 95,000 seasonal employees–that’s nearly double last year’s total of 55,000. UPS hires thousands of temporary workers each year to help deal with the annual surge … Continue reading »

NASA to Award Spacecraft Contract

(CNN) — No more hitch-hiking for American astronauts. They’ll soon have their own ride. NASA is expected to award a contract to both Boeing and SpaceX to take astronauts to the International Space Station. The U.S. has been relying on Russia to transport astronauts since the last space shuttle launch in July 2011. The private … Continue reading »

Happy Camp Evacuations Changed

HAPPY CAMP, Calif. – Mandatory evacuations for certain areas near the Happy Camp Complex changed to advisories on Saturday. Starting at 2:00 P.M. the Siskiyou County Sheriff Office has changed the Mandatory Evacuations to Advisory Evacuations in the following areas on Scott River Road. The area between Scott Bar Post Office at 27233 Scott River Road to … Continue reading »

KCC to Hold Active Shooter Training

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Klamath Community College will hold an active shooter training on Monday, September 15 in an effort to keep faculty and staff prepared and trained for if an emergency were to ever take place. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office is coordinating the training and will provide employees with the information and skills … Continue reading »

“Pay it Forward” for Tuition Program

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon is moving forward with an innovative new program, to help residents pay for college. The “Pay it Forward” program would allow students to attend an Oregon college tuition free in exchange for a percentage of their future income. Members of the Oregon higher education commission are recommending a trial run of … Continue reading »

Smartphone App Helps Keep Kids Safe

GALVESTON, Texas — Parents are always trying to make sure their kids are safe. Now children have the ability to let their parent’s know if they run into danger with the simple press of a button. A 12-year-old is the mastermind and creator behind the app called Save Me. The app allows children to press … Continue reading »

Holly Theater Hosts Event After 28 Years

MEDFORD, Ore. – Even though the Holly Theater is not yet restored, it will host its first public event for the first time in 28 years. The theater will be one of twelve venues for Downtown Art + Sound, the new two-day music and fine art festival produced by Metro Medford Downtown Association and sponsored … Continue reading »

ODF Warns of Increased Fire Activity

SALEM, Ore. — As we move closer to fall, fire officials are getting ready for fire activity to pick up. The Oregon Department of Forestry says with cooler temperatures at night, fire officials are noticing more warming fires being starting by campers and early morning hunters, despite ODF officials saying fires outside of camp grounds … Continue reading »

Bike Safety Fair This Weekend

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — The City of Central Point Parks and Recreation Department and Rogue Valley Transportation District will hold a Bike Safety Fair this Saturday, September 13th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Central Point City Hall, located at the 100 block of S. 2nd Street. The purpose of the event will be to teach … Continue reading »

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