Articles tagged with: Oregon

08 May 2014

Homeowner said smoke alarm saved her life

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Wimer, Ore. -- A burning ember may be to blame for the fire that tore through a Wimer family's roof. Homeowner Sue Ann Wardle said she and her husband were just about to go to bed when she heard a s ...

08 May 2014

Search for missing hiker at Crater Lake National Park

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. - A week long search for a missing hiker at Crater Lake National Park is being scaled back. The hiker is believed to have fallen down the caldera while snow-shoeing. ...

08 May 2014

Local doctor uses unique approach to reverse diabetes

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Health

Eagle Point, Ore. -- An Eagle Point doctor who heads up the program My Diabetic Solution is being credited with developing a unique way to help people with diabetes. According to the American Diabet ...

08 May 2014

Sheriff's candidate cleared by Oregon Dept. of Justice

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Justice has dropped an investigation into Jackson County Sheriff candidate Bob Sergi, saying there is insufficient evidence to move forward.Sergi was accuse ...

08 May 2014

Metro: 'Mistakes were made' in orangutan's death at Oregon Zoo

Posted in Local, Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Recent staffing changes at the Oregon Zoo were related to the death of the zoo's Sumatran Orangutan Kutai, Metro announced Thursday. The zoo said earlier this week that Kim ...

08 May 2014

Snowshoe hiker missing at Crater Lake

Posted in Local, Regional

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. -- Rangers at Crater Lake National Park are looking for a snowshoer, missing for more than a week. They say the man came to the park on April 28th, rented some snow-s ...

08 May 2014

Rural Rogue River home catches fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Multiple fire agencies responded to the 9000 block of East Evans Creek Road in rural Rogue River for a house fire around 9:40pm Wednesday night. According to Evans Valley Fire Distr ...

07 May 2014

Police catch 3 out of 4 suspects after pursuit of stolen vehicle

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A police pursuit Wednesday night caused a commotion off Highway 99. Medford Police said around 7:30pm they chased a stolen vehicle after an officer spotted it on Sage Road near Ros ...

07 May 2014

Drought declaration providing help for farmers

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Regional

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Farmer Ron Bjork has called his ranch home for decades. That long-standing ownership gives him water rights to  Little Butte Creek. But Bjork said others aren't so lucky. "It c ...

07 May 2014

Jackson County approves 3 million dollar parking lot addition

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Construction is already in the works on the new Jackson County Health Services Building. Now they will be adding to that construction by constructing two more stories to the already ...