10 June 2015

Victims of sexual assault on college campuses in Oregon gain stronger protection

Posted in Politics, Regional

Ore. --- Victims of sexual assault on college campuses in Oregon now have stronger protections. Governor Kate Brown signed House Bill 34-76 today, June 10th, giving victims of sexual assault some of ...

10 June 2015

Uncut lawns could result in citation

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- With fire season off and running, you could be cited for not having your lawn cut. Ashland Fire and Rescue says weeds and grasses should be no more than four inches tall and kept s ...

10 June 2015

Oregon bill to make it easier to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers

Posted in Politics, Regional

Ore. --- An Oregon bill is trying to make it easier for local law enforcement to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers and people under restraining orders. The Oregon House voted 51 to ...

10 June 2015

Crime update from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- (News Release from Jackson County Sheriff's Office) Deputies responded to a domestic violence call on Tuesday in the 6300-block of Chaparral Drive, Central Point. Sheri Kay S ...

09 June 2015

Man with prosthetic leg walking to Portland

Written by Roma Villavicencio

Ashland, Ore.-- Judah Burgess takes every step in stride. "It's been rocky...It's been good." The 22-year-old was in a tractor accident at 19  in his hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  "They t ...

09 June 2015

Complete strangers help restore blind dog's eyesight

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A blind Australian Shepherd slated to become a service dog can now see thanks to generous donations from complete strangers. Jeniece Sheffield and her little chihuahua Fred, waited ...

09 June 2015

Fire season's first lightning storm leaves firefighters with hands full

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

It was all hands on deck for Oregon Department of Forestry firefighters Tuesday after a storm brought 300 lightning strikes to Jackson and Josephine Counties. But all hands on deck wasn't enough.  ...

09 June 2015

Oregon marijuana laws still unclear

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Oregon is three weeks away from legalizing recreational marijuana...and now lawmakers are scrambling to establish how it'll be done. And while Klamath County has passed a year- ...

09 June 2015

Family displaced after elderly woman crashes car into house

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A west Medford family is looking for a temporary home after an elderly woman crashed her SUV into their house. Medford Police say the woman confused the gas pedal for the brake ped ...

09 June 2015

UPDATE: Fire crews making progress on Corn Creek fire

Posted in Local

(Updated (6/10 2:45 p.m.) Canyonville, Ore. --- 50 firefighters were on scene today, June 10th, to continue extinguishing hot spots within the 98 acre Corn Creek fire near Canyonville.  The fire l ...