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21 July 2015

Jackson County firefighters offering free smoke alarm installations

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Jackson County, Ore. --- Smoke detectors save lives and with that in mind, local firefighters may install them free in your house.Jackson County Fire District 3 is offering free smoke alarms and ins ...

20 July 2015

Murder Suspect Admitted to Killing Rogue River Man, Court Documents Show

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Matthew Hannon, 28, pleaded 'not guilty' in court on Monday, to charges of murder, manslaughter in the first degree, and assault in the first degree. Hannon is accused of killing Frank Morgan Wheele ...

20 July 2015

Man waves finger gun, tries to rob convenient store

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Medford, Ore. -- A man is facing charges after a bizarre attempt at robbing a convenience store this weekend.  It happened at the 7 Eleven on Crater Lake Ave. and Delta Waters Road Sunday morning. ...

20 July 2015

No charges filed against truck driver involved in fatal accident in Rogue River

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Rogue River, Ore. -- No charges will be filed against the driver of truck that collided head on with a school bus in May, killing the school bus driver. The Jackson County District Attorney's Offic ...

20 July 2015

Klamath Falls residents may see increase in garbage rates

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Garbage rates could soon be going up in Klamath Falls.Waste Management is requesting the Klamath Falls City Council to approve a 5 percent rate increase.Waste Management says ...

20 July 2015

Grants Pass named one of the top 10 cities with widest rich and poor gap

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass has been named as one of the top 10 cities with the widest gap between the rich and poor. The list was recently published in USA Today, with Grants Pass at number t ...

19 July 2015

Veterans gather in Klamath Falls honoring soldiers killed in attack

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --   Dozens of veterans and their families gathered in Klamath Falls today to honor the soldiers killed in the attack in Chatanooga, Tennessee. The vigil was held Saturday morni ...

19 July 2015

Man arrested in connection with Rogue River man's death

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ROGUE RIVER, ORE. -- A Rogue River man is dead and the man suspected of killing him is behind bars. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says the body of 45 year old Frank Morgan Wheeler was found in ...

18 July 2015

Elderly man sustains critical burns after car fire on I-5

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An elderly man is in critical condition tonight after his car caught fire on I-5 northbound earlier this afternoon. Oregon State Police say it happened at around two o'clock, a blue Mercury somehow ...

18 July 2015

Home Builders Association of Jackson County barbecues for foster children and families

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The Home Builders Association of Jackson County wanted to do something special for local foster children and their families. Today, they soaked up the sun and enjoyed a barbecue in Central Point. It ...