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 ...

21 March 2013

Students Rally Behind Classmate Diagnosed With Cancer

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Union High School is uniting behind 16 year old Travis Deutchman, who was recently diagnosed with cancer. Travis Deutchman was diagnosed with lymphoma cancer on Friday...and his fellow stude ...

21 March 2013

U.S. Senate Approves Legislation To Avoid Government Shutdown

Posted in U.S. & World News

In Washington, the U.S. Senate has approved legislation to avoid a government shutdown next week. The measure would provide nearly $1 trillion for federal agencies to remain in operation through the ...

21 March 2013

Man Arrested On Drug-Related Charges Within One Thousand Feet of Elementary School

Posted in Local

Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement officers arrest a man for the manufacture of meth near Abraham Elementary School.  23-year-old Gabriel Perez was taken into custody Wednesday morning at his h ...