08 January 2014

Jail Escapee Sentenced

Posted in Local

Convicted for robbing a Coos Bay bank, 42 year-old Bradley William Monical was found guilty by a jury for escaping from the Jackson County Jail in November of 2012. Caught by surprise, his mother fr ...

08 January 2014

Pursuit through Medford

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

  In one wild ride, a driver leads police and sheriffs on a chase... from rural Eagle Point to south Medford. Our cameras were first on scene.       Medford man, Bill Kanehl, woke up around 8:3 ...

08 January 2014

Hit & Run Leads To Pursuit

Posted in Local

Shortly before 8am Wednesday morning Sheriff's deputies responded to reports of a hit and run on Highway 140 near East Antelope Road in White City. Deputies say the suspect vehicle hit a Garner Tre ...

08 January 2014

Body Washes Up On Oregon Beach

Posted in Regional

Oregon State Police are investigating, after they say a body was found on a Northern Oregon Beach. Reports indicate the body was discovered Tuesday morning on Gleneden Beach, near Lincoln City. The ...

08 January 2014

Medford Man Sentenced For Ties To Mail Theft Ring

Posted in Local

A Medford man convicted of leading Oregon's largest mail theft ring has received a prison sentence. 30 year old Robert Lee Powelson will spend 13 years and five months behind bars.Records indicate t ...

07 January 2014

Drinking habit? Your doctor needs to know, CDC says

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) At least 38 million Americans binge drink — regularly downing at least four alcoholic beverages in a single bout — but many doctors are failing to discuss with their patients how dang ...

07 January 2014

From D.C. to Oregon the Unemployment Extension Causes Controversy

Posted in Local

We asked you on our KOBI Facebook if you thought congress should pass the extension.CT Wallace of Medford chimed in first. "Let's work so hard to make marijuana legal and then extend unemployment fo ...

07 January 2014

Automated Phone Scam Hitting Southern Oregon

Posted in Local

Phone scammers are taking a new tactic, using automated messages. And they're targeting Southern Oregon residents right now.We've had a number of calls from people saying they're getting an automate ...

07 January 2014

Federal Express Expanding Klamath Falls Operations

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Two dozen new jobs could be coming to the Klamath Falls Airport Industrial Park after a land sale. Klamath County Economic Development Association Director Trey Senn says he's been negotiating with ...

07 January 2014

Reinventing Higher Education

Posted in Local

A reorganization of Oregon's higher education system is expected to pool more money for universities and community colleges. As of July 1st, 2014 the current system overseeing higher ed will fall un ...