23 March 2013

A Wedding Dream Come True

Posted in Local

Love was in the air today as family and friends came together to make an ailing bride’s long-awaited wish come true. Two years ago Melissa Windsor Millard was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer. ...

22 March 2013

Outdoor Recreation Industry Boosts Oregon Economy

Posted in Local

From hiking to fishing the amount of outdoor activities throughout southern Oregon is ever growing and with it billions of dollars and thousands of jobs and that means money into our local economy. ...

22 March 2013

Air Traffic Control Tower at Kingsley Escapes Closure

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The air traffic control tower at Kingsley Field will remain open and operational, after being threatened by budget cuts...but four other towers in Oregon are still slated for closure. Congressman Gr ...

22 March 2013

Alex Pecktol World Record Weightlifter

Posted in Joe's Journal

Alex Pecktol is one of the best weightlifters in the world, breaking a world record in the dead lift at...325lbs.  You probably hear the name Alex and the word weightlifting and then assume we're t ...

22 March 2013

FAA Tower Closures Are Expected Today

Posted in U.S. & World News

Final word should come today from the FAA on which airport control towers will be closed. The closings come with the loss of about $600 million dollars due to sequestration cuts at the FAA. The age ...

22 March 2013

Ohio Man Arrested For Multiple Courthouse Threats, Including Jackson County

Posted in Local

Police arrest an Ohio man after they say he made dozens of bomb threats to courthouses, including here in Jackson and Josephine counties. On Wednesday, police arrested 39 year old Lonny Bristow in M ...

22 March 2013

Three Dead in Virginia Marine Base Shooting

Posted in U.S. & World News

Three people are dead Friday morning, following a shooting at a marine base.Officials say the shooting led to a standoff between authorities and the suspect late Thursday night.  They say the suspe ...

22 March 2013

Former Medford Chiropractor Assaults Another Victim

Posted in Regional

A former Medford chiropractor, charged for sexually abusing a client at a clinic here in town, has assaulted another woman...this time in hillsboro. Robert Tallman, formerly of Medford, pled guilty ...

21 March 2013

New Allegations Against E.P. Schools, Former Teacher

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Jackson County School District 9 back in the spotlight... again... for all the wrong reasons. New allegations are surfacing against  former school counselor and substitute teacher Joel Heller. Hell ...

21 March 2013

Copper Thieves Cause Outage

Posted in Local

A bold move: thieves took 30 feet of phone line, cutting it end from end and plunged Ruch into a communications black hole.The phone line is copper inside and it sells for a pretty penny, so this ki ...