06 May 2013

Lightning-Caused Fires Stretch Crews Thin

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Wildfires are burning all across Oregon and sending firefighters scrambling as resources are diverted. The weekend's dry, sunny weather combined with thunderstorms and lightning have made fire crews ...

06 May 2013

Medford ProStart Cooking Competition

Posted in Joe's Journal

   There was an amazing aroma coming from the North Medford campus this afternoon, as three high school students whipped together some amazing meals. It was part of The National Restaurant Associa ...

06 May 2013

Solar Powered Car

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath Falls man pays less than you do for electrical power and heat...and he's now spending less time at the gas pump, as he's got a solar powered car. Scott McMahon may have the only solar-powe ...

06 May 2013

Wildfire Week Is Underway

Posted in Regional

This year, Oregon, California, Washington, Nevada and Utah have signed onto a joint proclamation declaring this week "Wildfire Awareness Week." Fire officials statewide are offering these tips to ...

06 May 2013

Arson Awareness Week in Oregon

Posted in Local

Governor John Kitzhaber has declared this week Arson Awareness Week here in Oregon.          The U.S. Fire Administration is reporting that nearly 17,000 fires are intentionally set every ye ...

06 May 2013

Violent Crime On The Rise In Ashland

Posted in Local

A new report just released is revealing violent crime is on the rise in Ashland. The annual police report found there were 35 reports of violent crime last year, compared to 25 reports in 2011. Cr ...

05 May 2013

Crews Battle Fires Around Region

Posted in Local

Oregon Department of Forestry crews are battling five wildfires in the Elk Mountain area (more specifically, the Elk Creek drainage) near Trail. ODF officials said the fires are believed to have bee ...

05 May 2013

Men in Jail After Allegedly Ramming Police Cars

Posted in Local

According to Oregon State Police, driver Frederick West and his passenger Joaquin Garcia rammed two police cars and crashed into the support beams of a home near Central Point late Saturday night.  ...

05 May 2013

Body of 87-Yr-Old Truman Tollefson Found, Police Believe

Posted in Local

Medford Police say they believe the body of Medford man 87-yr-old Truman Tollefson was found Sunday morning. Tollefson originally went missing in December of 2012. His family said he left to run som ...

04 May 2013

Update: Woman Arrested for Allegedly Stabbing Man in Chest

A Medford woman is behind bars after police say she stabbed a man in the middle of a busy roadway. 25-year-old Sarah Turner was arrested Saturday night shortly after 8pm near Table Rock Road and Mid ...