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19 November 2014

Talent family files lawsuit against police after son dies in custody

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Talent, Ore. -- A Talent family is filing a lawsuit against local police for five million dollars after they say their son died while in police custody. Chris and Shelley Ladue filed the Civil Right ...

19 November 2014

Central Point man arrested for murdering his wife enters not guilty plea

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Central Point, Ore. --- A man accused of murdering his wife and trying to kill three other people in his Central Point home was back in court for his arraignment.Wade Eugene Phillips entered not gui ...

19 November 2014

Companies in the Rogue Valley step up to help the hungry

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Ore. --- Thousands of pounds of potatoes are dropped off in the Rogue Valley, just in time for the turkey day holiday.40,000 pounds of locally grown "Wong’s potatoes" were delivered today to food ...

19 November 2014

Klamath Falls armed robbery update

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Money from an armed robbery that led to the death of the alleged gunman Sunday was going to be used to buy morphine, according to court documents.The probable cause affidavit ...

19 November 2014

Behind the scenes: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Talent, Ore -- Long after the curtains come down and the lights have dimmed the Oregon Shakespeare Festival is still in full swing.It's all the work behind that scenes, that makes the magic possible ...

19 November 2014

Medford Police search for credit card thief

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Medford, Ore. --- Police are looking for a thief who stole an elderly woman's credit cards, then racked up more than $8,000 in charges in just a few hours. Police say the 71 year old victim got a ca ...

18 November 2014

GMO farmers suing Jackson County over ban

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore.-- Some farmers are starting to feel the effects of the county's new law, banning GMOs.  Tuesday afternoon two family farms filed a law suit against Jackson County. Schulz Famil ...

18 November 2014

Grants Pass woman pleads guilty to double fatal DUII crash

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Linda Mae Taylor pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to two counts of manslaughter, DUII and third degree assault. A Jackson County Circuit Court judge sentenced Taylor to 15 years in pr ...

18 November 2014

Latest jobs report indicates state hiring increase

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Ore. --- According to the latest jobs report, state hiring grew to its strongest level in almost two decades.In all, Oregon employers added 9,900 jobs in October; the Oregon Employment Department sa ...

18 November 2014

Jackson County family farms file suit challenging ban on GE crops

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Medford, Ore. --  Two family farms in Jackson County have filed a lawsuit against the county over the GMO ban voters passed in May. Portland law firm Markowitz Herbold filed the lawsuit in Jackson ...