19 August 2014

A look inside the Old Blue Mountain Fire

Rogue River, Ore.--   Near the top of Old Blue Mountain. an eerie scene with smoldering rocks and shrubs . Brian Ballou with the Oregon Department of Forestry said when lightning hit between Rog ...

19 August 2014

Cherry Flats family loses home in Beaver Fire

Posted in Regional

Cherry Flats, Calif.-- Rachel Bagwell said she lost everything in the Beaver Fire. She lives in the Cherry Flats area near the Klamath National Forest. The fire started on July 30th and turned 12 d ...

19 August 2014

Drought drying up business

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The view at Howard Prairie this time of the year is unusual. Docks are beached in the grass and the marina sits in mud. Much different than last year, when the lake was busy with bo ...

19 August 2014

Lumpy's on Riverside Avenue robbed

Posted in Local

Updated (8/20 4pm) Medford Police say they have an ID on the man who robbed a Lumpy's on Monday night. Police say 23 year old Jeremi Lathrop walked in and asked to buy cigarettes when the clerk ope ...

19 August 2014

Rugged terrain challenges stressed resources near Applegate

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Oregon -- The Old Blue Mountain wildfire burning just miles from the town of Apprlegate is now around 60 acres and close to 75% lined but mid day temperatures and wind are a challenge for firefighte ...

19 August 2014

New phone scam targeting tax payers

Posted in Local

Salem, Ore. -- Some Oregon taxpayers have reported receiving phone calls from people identifying themselves as revenue representatives or IRS agents.The caller says the victim has a tax debt and dem ...

19 August 2014

Crews respond to new lightning sparked fires

Posted in Local, Weather

Rogue River, Ore. -- The largest fire is burning about eight miles south of the city of Rogue River on "Old Blue Mountain" near Foots Creek. It was estimated at 40 acres around 10pm Monday. The Or ...

18 August 2014

District Attorney bomber sentenced

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Nine months after Alan McVay built a bomb and set if off outside the Jackson County District Attorney's Office in Medford, he learns his fate in federal court. McVay was sentenced t ...

18 August 2014

A 4-H lesson in heart

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A 4-H member's tragedy turned into an amazing lesson in giving at Sunday's Rotary Livestock Auction in Klamath Falls. Breanna Blodgett was preparing to sell her pig 'Brick' at ...

18 August 2014

Commissioners ask should we tax recreational marijuana?

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore. -- Josephine County voters will have the chance to decide whether or not the county should tax recreational marijuana if a statewide measure legalizes it in November. If recre ...