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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 ...

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.           ...

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 ...

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 ...

27 March 2015

Missing Klamath Falls woman's body found in lake

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Klamath County, Ore. -- Police in Klamath Falls have confirmed that a body found in Lake Ewauna on Thursday is that of a woman who's been missing since late January.       35-year-old Alicia Ch ...

27 March 2015

Klamath County man gets 10 years on manslaughter plea

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A Klamath County man is headed to prison for 10 years in connection with the death of a Chiloquin man. 38 year old Joshua Gilbert Brown pleaded to a single count of first degre ...

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 ...

26 March 2015

Jackson County looking to make Route 66 a state scenic bikeway

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Ashland, Ore. --- Southern Oregon is set to become more of a tourist destination for cyclists across the state and country.Jackson County is working to add Route 66, commonly known as Dead Indian Me ...

26 March 2015

Jackson County not collecting marijuana tax

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Jackson County, Ore. -- Jackson County will not collect a marijuana tax when the drug becomes legal in July, despite the board and voters passing an ordinance to do so.During a special election this ...