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12 June 2015

NAACP leader accused of falsely portraying herself

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Spokane, Wash. -- (KHQ)There are questions about Spokane's NAACP Chapter President, Rachel Dolezal.  The city confirmed with KHQ she claimed to be of African-American descent on a city application ...

11 June 2015

Elderly Medford man and his dog bitten by Pit bull

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.--  An elderly man's evening walk turned frightening Thursday night after he and his dog were bitten by a pit bull. Neighbors on Woodrow Lane in East Medford said the man was pinned d ...

11 June 2015

Questioning hemp cultivation in Josephine County

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- The controversy surrounding cannabis seems to never end, but this time it's not about recreational or medical marijuana.   The battle that's brewing in Josephine County tonight is o ...

11 June 2015

YES program receives large donation from Bi-Mart

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Medford, Ore. -- Extracurricular activities for Southern Oregon and Northern California kids get a huge boost courtesy of Bi-Mart. Medford's Bi-Mart store managers presented the United Way of Jacks ...

11 June 2015

Investigation continues on fatal speed racing accident

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Medford, Ore. --- Oregon State Police are still investigating Wednesday's crash where a pedestrian was killed near Pleasant Hill. Police say two cars were allegedly speed racing westbound near the 3 ...

11 June 2015

Illegal guns seized, burglary suspects jailed in Klamath County

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Several illegal guns are off the street, and two suspected burglars are in jail following a 'SWAT' team raid near Chiloquin. Detective Eric Shepherd of the Klamath County Sheri ...

11 June 2015

Man sentenced to life in prison for felony murder of Ashland man

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Ashland, Ore. -- In a Jackson County courtroom Thursday morning, Merlin Elmo Bound was sentenced to life for the 2013 felony murder of Ashland man Frank Damiano, who was also known as Tony Della Pen ...

10 June 2015

I-5 fire in Hugo burns 10 acres, barn saved

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

 Hugo, Ore.-- Sharon Sunseri couldn't believe her eyes Wednesday evening. "Look at this the flames came all around the perimeter," said Sunseri. Her husband's barn saved and some charred acres are ...

10 June 2015

High number of stolen vehicles concerns police

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A warning from Medford Police tonight after 17 vehicles are stolen in just nine days.  MPD Lieutenant Mike Budreau said it's the biggest spike they've seen in recent history. They ...

10 June 2015

Teacher auctioning 25 year toy collection to help disabled boy

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A Klamath Falls teachers is auctioning off a 25 year collection of toys to help give freedom to a 4-year old boy with a muscle disease. Klamath Union High School teacher Nat El ...