Local

02 July 2014

Ashland woman remembers lobbying for civil rights in the 1960s

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- For Bess Hamers the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 takes her on a trip down memory lane. The 97-year-old Ashland woman has been a political activist her entire lif ...

02 July 2014

Ashland police increase patrols for July 4th

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- As the holiday weekend approaches, the Ashland Police Department and Ashland Fire and Rescue want to remind community members that fireworks are illegal in the city of Ashland. Duri ...

02 July 2014

Ashland buys two new fire engines

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The Ashland Fire Department has two shiny new trucks to fight fires and respond to other emergencies. The new engines will be the first responding engines at fire stations one and t ...

02 July 2014

Man assaults Food 4 Less employees for dental floss

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police say 26 year old Daniel Rosselle assaulted three Food 4 Less employees for dental floss. It happened at the Medford store just before 1:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. Police say Ros ...

01 July 2014

Cat survives 15 day trip in storage bin

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

White City, Ore.-- If a cat has nine lives, the cat discovered in a storage bin may have one less. Don Roush is the lead driver for pods a portable storage unit company in White City. And said while ...

01 July 2014

Outdoor workers beating the heat

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The oppressive heat Tuesday made it a long day for people who have to work outside. Scott Molitor directs traffic for Mickey's Flagging Company. He worked from 8:30 to 3:00 even as ...

01 July 2014

Former FedEx driver pleads guilty to theft & money laundering charges

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  A former Medford FedEx driver, 40-year-old Victor Manuel Chavez, was sentenced to 41-months or nearly three and half years in prison after pleading guilty to one count of theft fr ...

01 July 2014

Bly shooting leaves one man dead

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath County woman is accused of shooting and killing a man in Bly Monday afternoon...and investigators are trying to figure out exactly what happened. Klamath County District Attorney Rob Patri ...

01 July 2014

Holiday travel forecast

Posted in Local, Regional

AAA and IHS predict 41 million travelers will journey at least 50 miles from home this upcoming Independence Day Holiday weekend. This represents an increase of 1.9 percent relative to the 40.3 mill ...

01 July 2014

Salvation Army opens cooling station during hot weather

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Medford, Ore. -- With temperatures soaring into the triple digits the Salvation Army is offering people a way to escape the heat. A cooling station is open at the Salvation Army on Central Avenue. ...