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19 May 2015

Federal judge to hear arguments on ban of GMO crops

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(Updated 5/21 10:08 am) Medford, Ore. --- A packed federal courtroom in Medford Wednesday, May 20th, as defenders of a Jackson County GMO-ban gathered to hear a judge's decision on a lawsuit filed a ...

19 May 2015

UPDATE: Semi and school bus crash in Rogue River, one person dead

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Rogue River, Ore. -- (UPDATE) We have an update in the fatal head-on crash involving a semi-truck and a school bus in Rogue River that left one woman dead.Teralyn Morgan, the school bus driver died ...

19 May 2015

Man arrested after setting car on fire

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Medford, Ore. -- (Press Release) On May 18th, 2015 at about 9:38 p.m., Medford Police officers responded to a report that a male known to the victim had taken his car. The caller reported that hi ...

18 May 2015

Phoenix woman reflects on Mt.St.Helens eruption

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Linda Veltri lives in the Rogue Valley now but was a senior at Eastern Washington University when she was urged to stay at home for a week after the Mt. Saint Helens  eruption happe ...

18 May 2015

Juror in Robert Simonson murder trial speaks

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Murder trials are hard on everyone involved, especially family members on both sides.  However, we rarely hear from the people sitting in the jury box who are responsible for makin ...

18 May 2015

Hundreds of Oregon bridges nearing the end of their functional life spans

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The majority of people don't think twice about travelling over a bridge. But Medford woman Rebecca Biele dreads it.  "My palms will get sweaty or I'll have to clench my fists," Bie ...

18 May 2015

Eagle Point Police searching for man wanted for harassing minors

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Eagle Point, Ore. -- Eagle Point Police are looking for a man they say harassed two young girls. Police Chief Vern Thompson says the man approached one high school student in Eagle Point on Friday ...

18 May 2015

MPD and ODOT enforcing the use of seatbelts

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Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police are making sure drivers are using their seat belts correctly.That is the focus of a safety enforcement operation with the Oregon Department of Transportation that ru ...

18 May 2015

Man arrested after threatening to blow up local law enforcement buildings in Siskiyou County

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Siskiyou County, Calif. -- (Press Release) On Sunday, May 17, 2015, at about 5:00 pm, the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) received an emergency 9-1-1 call from an individual later identif ...

17 May 2015

Local bicycle craftsmen show off their handiwork

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Talent, Ore. -- Local bicycle craftsmen got the chance to show off their handiwork this weekend at Flywheel Bicycle Solutions.  The custom bike shop in Talent has been showcasing local works of two ...