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05 September 2013

Applegate Residents Collect 150+ Signatures for Petition

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Taking matters into their own hands, residents from the Applegate Valley are urging Senator Ron Wyden to protect their way of life. They've collected more than 150-signatures asking the senator to p ...

05 September 2013

Accused Murderer In Court

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

The man police say stabbed Medford woman Maria Rodriguez to death Sunday night makes his first appearance in court. Accused murderer Jose Valencia-Gaona was arraigned on a murder charge... and had h ...

04 September 2013

Valencia-Gaona Facing Murder Charges

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

A memorial for 38-year-old Maria Rodriguez sits outside her neighbor's home.      The same place police say a man chased her down with a butcher knife and stabbed her to death.       Neighbors ...

04 September 2013

Siskiyou County Votes in Favor of Secession From California

Posted in Local

The 50 nifty United States no more? If Siskiyou County has it their way it will be the nifty 51.Siskiyou County is the first to jump on board the declaration of secession from California.The first p ...

04 September 2013

Relationship Violence: What Options Are Available

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Police said Maria Rodriguez and Jose Valencia-Gaona had some sort of relationship. While Rodriguez did not have a restraining order against him... "In this particular case, the information we have i ...

04 September 2013

Murder Suspect Arrested

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

In custody... Medford Police arrested 45-year old Jose Valencia-Gaona shortly before noon Wednesday, after receiving an anonymous tip. They say Gaona stabbed Maria Rodriguez to death Sunday night. N ...

04 September 2013

Klamath County Sheriff Out On Training

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah will be busy undergoing officer training for the next 14 weeks...Skrah's Chief Deputy will be running the store while the boss is away. Chief Deputy Marty Rowley h ...

03 September 2013

Former Co-Workers Of Valencia-Gaona React

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

 Jose Valencia-Gaona used to work at El Gallo Market in Medford for two years. NBC 5's Roma Villavicencio talked to some of his former co-workers and has the full report.

03 September 2013

Police Looking for Murder Suspect in a West Medford Neighborhood

Posted in Local

Jumping fences.Going door to door.Police are combing a West Medford neighborhood searching for Jose Valencia-Gaona.For resident Dan Dixon, it's been a long couple days."They've searched my house, th ...

03 September 2013

Suspect Named in Murder Investigation

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

On Tuesday, Medford Police said a murder suspect is on the loose and they need the public's help to track him down. Investigators at the Medford Police Department are on the hunt for 45-year-old Jos ...