Rob Scott

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Name: Rob Scott
Date registered: July 20, 2012

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Rob Scott joined the NewsWatch 12 team in June 2012. He is a proud graduate of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University. While at Arizona State, Rob completed four internships in television news and radio. During his senior year, he reported for the nation's number one collegiate news station Cronkite NewsWatch. Originally from Roswell, Georgia, Rob lives for adventure and trys to travel to a new place every weekend. Rob is always looking for story ideas. Send him an idea at robscott@KDRV.com

Latest posts

  1. Lawmakers Work on Wildfire Funding — July 23, 2014
  2. County Residents Use Online Watch — July 22, 2014
  3. Jackson County Fair Numbers Up From ’13 — July 21, 2014
  4. Soldiers Have Ceremony Before Deploying — July 18, 2014
  5. Governor Declares State of Emergency — July 17, 2014

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New Program Helps Water Conservation

ASHLAND, Ore. — The city of Ashland is helping residents replace their lawns with drought resistant plants, all in an effort to conserve water. This month, the city launched a new program in which approved applicants can remove their lawn, add drought tolerant plants and even low volume water irrigation units. When the work is … Continue reading »

Commissioner Recall Effort Initiated

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A request to start an official petition to recall commissioner Cherryl Walker was filed Friday morning in Josephine County. Recall organizers said if approved, they’ll need about 6,000 signatures in order to get the recall on this November’s ballot. Organizers with the Cherryl Walker Recall Committee are behind the effort. The … Continue reading »

Officials Review Report on Merger

MEDFORD, Ore. — Two fire departments, two service areas and one possibility of merging the two. “When you call 9-1-1, what you care about is that someone responds quickly, who is well equipped, well trained and able to take care of your problem,” said Vice President of the board for Fire District 3, Colin Fagan. … Continue reading »

Councilor Blair Loses Battle With Cancer

MEDFORD, Ore. —  The Medford City Council had a moment of silence at the beginning of this afternoon’s meeting in respect for their fellow council member. Councilor Karen Blair passed away Wednesday after a months long battle with lung cancer. Blair began representing the western and southwestern part of the city in 2011. Fellow councilors … Continue reading »

Blue Slide Project Needs Volunteers

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — After years of fundraising and volunteer efforts, the Blue Slide Project is just one step away from completing the second and final phase. All fund raising has been completed, now volunteers are needed to help take down Parkside Elementary playground equipment so that the final improvements can be made. The schedule … Continue reading »

Counties Continue Detention Contract

MEDFORD, Ore. — For a little more than a year, Josephine county has rented three beds at the Jackson county juvenile justice facility. This came as a result of Josephine county’s struggle to fund public safety. Now, the agreement will continue into the next fiscal year. Jackson county’s juvenile justice facility can hold up to … Continue reading »

Rural Metro Fire Gets Equipment Upgrade

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Rural Metro Fire Department in Josephine County has purchased new equipment and say they are one of the first departments in the country to have the new technology. The new self-contained breathing apparatus that fire crews use when fighting fires or performing rescues are twenty years newer than their current … Continue reading »

A Closer Look at Summer Camp Safety

MEDFORD, Ore. — For many students, the next few months will include summer camps and other activities. Kids Unlimited and the Rogue Valley Family Y.M.C.A. offer summer programs and say they have strict precautions in place to make sure kids are safe. The Rogue Valley Family Y.M.C.A. offers programs at multiple locations and say security … Continue reading »

I-5 On Ramp is Closed Until Friday

PHOENIX, Ore. — As construction on the Fern Valley Interchange moves along this week, some drivers will have to adjust their commute. The ramp to get on Interstate 5 southbound in Phoenix is now closed while crews work on building a new, temporary ramp. Officials expect the new ramp to be finished and open by … Continue reading »

Grants Pass Looks at Election Results

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — On May 20th, Josephine County voters defeated a levy funding the jail and youth services with 53% of voters voting against the measure. Monday, city of Grants Pass officials met to take a closer look at the newly certified results and to see how county voters in the city voted. The … Continue reading »

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