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16 July 2014

Playground equipment could get dangerously hot

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- A day at the park could be fun for many kids but with the triple digits hitting the Rogue Valley, things can get dangerous. James Russom comes to the park with his daughter Fitchner ...

16 July 2014

Search on for murder suspect in Josephine County

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

    Cave Junction, Ore -- Police say Daniel Joseph Martinson is considered armed and dangerous and that's why they're taking no chances with their search in remote Josephine County.    Oregon S ...

16 July 2014

Firefighters warning about dangerous section of the Rogue

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- As the weather heats up rafters are hitting the Rogue River to cool down. But firefighters are warning people about intense rapids in one section of the river that most people don ...

16 July 2014

Air conditioner repair businesses are booming

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- This extreme heat is busting air-conditioners to across the Rogue Valley tonight. Repairmen are working overtime trying to make emergency fixes but some are booked two weeks out. Le ...

15 July 2014

Medford Fire & Police on high alert with rash of fires

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.--  Violent flames erupted from a home on Grape Street early Tuesday morning.  Police believe it's the work of a suspected serial arsonist. Then another fire just a few blocks down ...

15 July 2014

Day one of Jackson Co. Fair brings in thousands of people

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Triple digit temperatures couldn't keep people away from opening day of the Jackson County fair. Thousands attended day one. One fair official, Rob Holmbeck, said it's their b ...

15 July 2014

Medford Police looking for serial arsonist

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police believe a serial arsonist struck again around four on Tuesday morning, this time setting fire to a home near 9th and Grape Streets with a woman sleeping inside. The w ...

15 July 2014

Current wildfires burning in Oregon

Posted in Local

Ore. -- Fire fighters are battling several wildfires throughout the state. Lightning started the Bingham Complex on Sunday.  It consists of two large and several small fires in the Willamette Nati ...

15 July 2014

Suspect sought after domestic disturbance

Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect who escaped police today. They're looking for Christopher Lane Slover after what they're calling a domestic disturb ...

15 July 2014

In Oregon, gun deaths outpace motor vehicle deaths for 3rd year in a row

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Washington, DC --  Gun deaths outpaced motor vehicle deaths in Oregon in 2011, the most recent year for which comprehensive nationwide data is available, a new analysis from the Violence Policy Cen ...