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26 March 2015

Grants Pass man wanted on attempted murder charges located, arrested

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Update (9:05pm March 26, 2015): An updated press release from the Oregon State Police indicates Stephen Bryce Murphy was located and arrested at around 5:45 pm Thursday evening. Murphy is now in the ...

26 March 2015

Pacific Power issues warning about employee impersonators

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Medford, Ore. -- Pacific Power has issued a warning about ATV-riders posing as pacific power employees.  Pacific Power and the Josephine County Sheriff's Office say there's a group of men riding A ...

25 March 2015

Senate Bill 525 would take away guns from abusers

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore.--  A new Senate Bill urges law makers to give local police the power to take away guns from abusers. Thursday Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum suggested it to Oregon lawmakers ...

26 March 2015

Medford Police issue warning about scams sweeping the area

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Scams of all kinds are plaguing many people in Southern Oregon. This week Medford Police said one man almost became a victim when someone filed taxes under his name.           ...

25 March 2015

Siskiyou county woman pleads guilty to felony animal abuse

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Yreka, Calif. -- Today a woman was sentenced for mistreating her horses. Tonight she's in jail. The Siskiyou County District Attorney says 67-year-old Eleanor Saenz pleaded guilty to felony charges ...

26 March 2015

New House Bill aims to better protect sexual assault victims

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore -- According to police, sexual assault is severely under reported. A new bill going through the Oregon State Legislature is aiming to make it easier for victims to get justice.   Campu ...

25 March 2015

Oregon lawmakers propose changes to grand jury process

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Jackson County grand jury will soon make a decision as to whether or not Medford police were justified in the most recent officer-involved shooting that left a man dead last week ...

26 March 2015

'Walking with Lions' leaving Jackson County

Written by Taelor Rian, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore.-- Victoria and Brian McMillan's lions bathe under the Southern Oregon sun for the last time. "I'm devastated.  I love this place, I love this community, I think it's just beautiful ...

25 March 2015

Local girl spends fairy tale day as a princess

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Move over Cinderella and Jasmine there's a new princess in town. Eight-year-old Solei Quintero was crowned princess of the Rogue Valley Mall Wednesday morning and spent the day hitt ...

26 March 2015

Mountain Pine Beetle killing trees

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ASHLAND, ORE. -- There are growing concerns about the Mountain Pine Beetle killing pine trees in our forests. In just the past few weeks, the City of Ashland has had to remove 9 pine trees from the ...