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14 May 2014

Mystery retailer headed to Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Economy

Klamath falls, Ore. -- Construction crews are preparing the old 'Gottschalks' store in Klamath Falls for a new tenant. The Gottschalks building will soon be home to a new store. But until papers are ...

14 May 2014

Medford man found guilty of raping 14 year-old girl

Posted in Local

(Update 5/15 4:30pm) Today was the third day of testimony in the Perez-Izara rape trial with the parents of the victim testifying, and then closing arguments. 42-year-old Edgar Leonel Perez-Izara w ...

14 May 2014

Police say car thefts are up 126% in Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford police say they've seen a rash of Honda thefts, with five on Monday alone. According to police, they've seen a 126% increase in car thefts so far in 2014. The raw numbers of ...

14 May 2014

Man arrested in Florida after allegedly assaulting woman in Josephine County

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- U.S. Marshals have a suspect in custody after making an arrest in Tampa, Fla. Police said the man brutally beat a volunteer at the Gospel Rescue Mission in Grants Pass last Nove ...

14 May 2014

Medford man accused of beating man to death to appear in court Thursday

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Jury selection is winding to a close and a trial for the Medford man accused of beating another man to death with a golf club is expected to begin Thursday. In 2012 Travis Asbill p ...

14 May 2014

Man arrested after allegedly raping disabled Grants Pass woman

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, ore. -- The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety said a 31 year-old disabled woman reported she had been forced into sexual contact by 36 year-old Donte Weece. Officials said the vic ...

14 May 2014

Car theft on the rise

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Keep an eye on your Honda! That's the word from Medford police this morning. The department is reporting a 126% increase in car theft so far in 2014. They say Civics and Accords hav ...

14 May 2014

Pet Talk: Pet of the week May 14th

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Jasmine is our pet of the week! She is two years old and very sweet! If you'd like to adopt Jasmine or see other pets up for adoption, please contact the Southern Oregon Humane Soci ...

13 May 2014

A new generation with a new set of challenges

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- A suicide pact on a mountain in Ashland draws search crews, even the National Guard. It happened in April and put one girl in critical condition. Health experts in Jackson County sa ...

13 May 2014

Both sides rally for measure 15-119

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Supporters of a ban on genetically modified crops rallied outside the Jackson County Courthouse Tuesday. Anti-GMO activists claim a pro-GMO lobby group misled voters and that much ...