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03 April 2014

Pet Talk: Pet of the week April 2nd

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Medford, Ore. -- This week's pet is Shasta! Shasta is a sweet 3 year old male Pomeranian/Mix. He is very friendly and has lots of energy. If you'd like to adopt Shasta or see other pets up for ado ...

02 April 2014

Grants Pass bans medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Grants Pass, Ore.-- The city council voted unanimously Wednesday night to adopt a moratorium that will temporarily ban medical marijuana dispensaries in Grants Pass until May of 2015. They took it ...

02 April 2014

Jackson County Sheriff's Office looking into fatal accident

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Update (4/3 12:09pm): The Jackson County Sheriff's office has confirmed that the fatal accident on the 3600 block of North River Road on Wednesday afternoon has now claimed the life of a second vict ...

02 April 2014

Grants Pass mother arrested in child abuse case

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass mother is behind bars tonight after allegedly abusing at least one of her eight children. Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney Chuck Mickley said Katherine Pa ...

02 April 2014

Students sacrifice vacation time for school

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- It's the second week of spring break in the Medford School District, but it sure doesn't feel that way for many students who are back in the classroom this week. Hundreds of kids at ...

02 April 2014

UPDATE: Man missing from Phoenix Motel located

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Update (4/7 3:54pm): The Phoenix Police Department says Hassel has been located safe and sound. Phoenix, Ore. - Phoenix Police are looking for 75-year old missing man Joseph Hassell. Hassell has ...

02 April 2014

Standoff in east Medford

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford police blocked streets and evacuated residents this morning during a standoff near Providence Medford Medical Center. Police say 27 year old Thomas Molia beat 29 year old Ja ...

02 April 2014

Ashland votes in favor of limited ban on medical marijuana dispensaries

Written by RaeAnn Christensen, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Ashland, Ore. -- The Ashland City Council voted Tuesday night to temporarily ban dispensaries in city limits in certain areas. The councilors went back and forth for hours on different motions, fina ...

01 April 2014

Study: Growing gap between income and rent

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- A new report out of the National Low Income Housing Coalition called Out of Reach, found that Oregonians would have to make more than $16 an hour to be able to afford a two-bedroom ...

01 April 2014

Ashland cracking down on illegal rentals

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Ashland, Ore. -- The city of Ashland is cracking down on home owners who illegally rent out their homes to tourists. Ashland's new Code Compliance Specialist Kevin Flynn said he's investigated nearl ...