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15 August 2014

Semi truck rollover accident

Posted in Local

Updated (8/15 10:30am) I-5 southbound has reopened in the Gold Hill area after this morning's semi-truck crash.ODOT said to expect congestion and delays on I-5 between exit 45b and exit 43, milepost ...

14 August 2014

Providing life vests to save kids' lives on the Rogue

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore.-- Most people visit  Baker Park for fishing, relaxing, and swimming on the Rogue River. But just two weeks ago, a 7-year-old boy died while swimming there. "We don't want to hear ...

14 August 2014

Temporary Medford homeless food distribution location in limbo

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- As Hawthorne Park prepares to go under a massive renovation, there is concern about how and where distributors will pass out free food to the area's homeless community. On Thursday ...

14 August 2014

Chiloquin man in jail for hitting a women in the head with a hammer

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A Chiloquin man accused of hitting a 56 year old woman two times in the head with a hammer is in jail tonight. 29 year old Craig Anthony Jackson was arraigned Wednesday on a ...

14 August 2014

Library district reduces tax levy amount

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Library District Board voted Thursday to lower the tax amount on property owners to support the districts fifteen branches. Meaning property owners will pay .52 c ...

14 August 2014

No parent teacher conferences

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Medford, Ore. --- No parent teacher conference nights will happen within the Medford School District over the next school year.Medford School Board Chairman Jeff Thomas says the extra allotted days ...

14 August 2014

Fugitive mom arrested in Applegate

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MEDFORD, Ore. – An Oregon mom who last year was ordered to give up custody of her 4-year-old son but went on the run with him instead was arrested on Thursday, the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office ...

13 August 2014

Gold Hill dispensary tour with strong message against recall

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore.--  There was an open house with a strong message Wednesday at Breeze Botanicals, the first medical marijuana dispensary in Gold Hill. "This recall effort is exhausting. Wasting taxp ...

13 August 2014

Businesses remain vigilant after nearby robberies

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A man bent on robbing a Medford store on Crater Lake Avenue Tuesday night, shows up, and turns around once he sees customers. However, police say an hour later the suspect came back ...

13 August 2014

Fire destroys historic Phoenix home, homeowner suspicious

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- A historic home in Phoenix is a total loss after a fire tore through it Wednesday morning. Firefighters from Jackson Co. Fire District 5, Ashland Fire and Rescue, and Medford Fire r ...