Articles tagged with: Medford

01 July 2014

Homeowner chases and holds burglar until police arrive

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford homeowner catches a burglar in the act, chases him, and holds him until police arrive. Medford police say that a suspect broke into a garage at a home in east Medford earl ...

30 June 2014

Medford man arrested after stealing woman's purse

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A man is in the Jackson County Jail tonight after stealing a purse from a woman's dining room while she was right in her backyard. Police say a witness saw 27-year-old Ryan Smythers ...

27 June 2014

Dangerous dog ordinance

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford City Council looked at a new ordinance proposal addressing so-called dangerous dogs in Medford. Police Chief Tim George presented details of the ordinance which touched ...

26 June 2014

Update: Historic warehouse fire

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire investigators are using heavy machinery to determine what caused a downtown Medford warehouse to burn to the ground Wednesday. Investigators started with an aerial lift to map ...

26 June 2014

Early morning house fire on Bryant Street

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A fire broke out at a duplex home early Thursday morning on Bryant Street. The call came in at about 2:30 a.m. Medford police were the first to arrive on scene and Medford Fire Batt ...

25 June 2014

UPDATE: Crews mopping up following 3rd alarm fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A 3rd alarm fire broke out early Wednesday morning in downtown Medford in the area of West Fifth Street and North Fir Street. Medford, Ore. -- A 3rd alarm fire broke ...

24 June 2014

Two local retirement communities bought-out

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Two Medford retirement communities now have new owners. Mcminnville-based "Springs Living" bought Veranda Park and Anna Maria Creekside for $51.1-million. Fee Stubblefield, the owne ...

24 June 2014

Junior golfers tournament

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Some of the best junior golfers in the country are in Medford this week competing in the American Junior Golf Association Tournament. 144 golfers ages 12 to 18 will play this week a ...

23 June 2014

Fire agencies cracking down on fireworks safety

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.--  The Discount Fireworks tent is loaded with Fourth of July, a sign of the season. "I came to get 'Piccolo Petes' or' Screamers' actually. I like the way that they sound," said Juan ...

23 June 2014

Study: Progress made for working women, but more needs to be done

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A new study out of the White House shows that women appear to be making progress in today's working world. Findings from the report titled Nine facts about American families and wor ...