15 May 2015

Women's Leadership Conference draws hundreds

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Hundreds of women came together in Medford on Friday to encourage and empower one another.   300 women attended the third annual Women's Leadership Conference held at the Rogue Val ...

15 May 2015

Police grateful for Amber Alert smartphone technology

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Police in Tillamook County arrested a woman accused of abducting her 3-year-old daughter, who was no longer in her custody. Kaitlyne Wirth was arrested Friday morning. She's accused ...

15 May 2015

Vote on public safety levy days away

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore -- A hot topic for some time now, the deadline is nearing for a vote on yet another public safety levy in Josephine County.    Sheriff Dave Daniel says the levy is necessary ...

15 May 2015

Medford Police searching for armed burglar

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are hoping surveillance video will lead to the arrest of an alleged armed robber. The robbery took place around 2 a.m. on Friday at the Flamingos in the Grandview Sh ...

14 May 2015

Proposed fee hike for Oregon hunters and fishers

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- Your outdoor activities may soon get more expensive as Oregon lawmakers come closer to finalizing a budget. A proposed increase in fees and licenses could make hunting and fishing in ...

14 May 2015

Amber alert canceled and non-custodial mother located

Posted in Local

North Bend, Ore. -- (Update 6:53am) Kaitlyne Wirth has been located and arrested. She is no longer being sought in the kidnapping of her 3 and a half year old daughter. (UPDATE 7:21PM) The Amber ...

14 May 2015

Anonymous tip leads to conviction of deer poacher

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- Two animal humane organizations will award $10,000 to a tipster who provided information that led to an arrest and conviction of a deer poacher. Austin Burkett was found gui ...

14 May 2015

Lawmakers pass bill that allows bicyclists and motorcycle riders to pass through red lights

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Oregon lawmakers passed a bill that would allow bicyclists and motorcycle riders to legally pass through a red light. Senate Bill 5-33 was introduced because some traffic light-senso ...

14 May 2015

Simonson found guilty of murder

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Jackson County jury found 43 year old Robert Simonson guilty of murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend Kimberly Staack in Gold Hill in November 2013. The defense had argue ...

14 May 2015

Oregon has worst graduation rate in U.S.

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- Oregon is the worst state in the country when it comes to high school graduation rates.That’s according to the 2015 Building a Grad Nation report.The study says only 69% of Oregon student ...