15 July 2014

Day one of Jackson Co. Fair brings in thousands of people

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Triple digit temperatures couldn't keep people away from opening day of the Jackson County fair. Thousands attended day one. One fair official, Rob Holmbeck, said it's their b ...

15 July 2014

Medford Police looking for serial arsonist

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police believe a serial arsonist struck again around four on Tuesday morning, this time setting fire to a home near 9th and Grape Streets with a woman sleeping inside. The w ...

15 July 2014

Current wildfires burning in Oregon

Posted in Local

Ore. -- Fire fighters are battling several wildfires throughout the state. Lightning started the Bingham Complex on Sunday.  It consists of two large and several small fires in the Willamette Nati ...

15 July 2014

Suspect sought after domestic disturbance

Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect who escaped police today. They're looking for Christopher Lane Slover after what they're calling a domestic disturb ...

15 July 2014

In Oregon, gun deaths outpace motor vehicle deaths for 3rd year in a row

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Washington, DC --  Gun deaths outpaced motor vehicle deaths in Oregon in 2011, the most recent year for which comprehensive nationwide data is available, a new analysis from the Violence Policy Cen ...

15 July 2014

Firefighters say small brush fire was started by a person

Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Firefighters say a brush fire near the railroad in Gold Hill was started by a person. Shortly after 2:30 Tuesday morning, Fire District Three was called out to a patch of land beh ...

15 July 2014

Suspicious fire burns home

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Fire crews responded to two fires on S. Grape Street Tuesday morning. The first call came in just after 4:00 a.m. near S. Grape and 9th Street. Power lines exploded as a she ...

14 July 2014

Moccasin Hill fire burning nearly 2,500 acres

Written by Roma Villavicencio

Updated (7/15 4p.m.) The Oregon Department of Forestry say fire crews continue to battle the 2,500 acre Moccasin Hill fire. Its already destroyed nine homes and 14 other structures. Another 231 stru ...

14 July 2014

Gold Hill city councilors facing recall

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Four out of six city council members in Gold Hill are facing recall after voting to lift a citywide moratorium on medical marijuana facilities. Councilors voted to lift the ban ov ...

14 July 2014

Jackson County Fair cooling things down for a hot week

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Weather

Central Point, Ore. -- Final preparations are underway for the Jackson County Fair, which starts Tuesday. It is expected to be one of the biggest fairs but it's also expected to be one of the hotte ...