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28 February 2014

Olene standoff suspect arraigned

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The target of a massive standoff near Olene Thursday night was in court to face charges Friday. 22 year old Cylise Dayne Atchley was booked at the jail shortly before 1am Frid ...

28 February 2014

Armed standoff ends with arrest near Olene

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Olene, Ore. -- A 12 hour crime spree and standoff ended in Klamath County late Thursday night with the capture of a suspect near Olene. Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah says 22 year old Cylise Atc ...

27 February 2014

GMO ban supporters get organized to fight

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- The fight against GMO's in Jackson County got organized Thursday night. The group "Our Family Farms Coalition" met at their new headquarters in downtown Medford's Woolworth buildi ...

27 February 2014

Bill to study free community college moves to Governor's desk

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- A bill that could eventually lead to free tuition at Oregon's community colleges is on it's way to Governor Kitzhaber's desk. Senate bill 1524 would allow the Oregon Higher Educatio ...

27 February 2014

Could medical marijuana dispensaries boost tourism?

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics, Economy, Health

Ashland, Ore. -- Medical marijuana dispensaries will be legal in Oregon on March 3rd. It's still a hotly debated issue with some cities banning dispensaries and others allowing them. Since Oregon is ...

27 February 2014

Olene standoff over, suspect in-custody

Posted in Local

Update (10:55pm): The suspect was apprehended a few minutes ago. No injuries reported. More details to come. Olene, Ore. -- A standoff is underway in Olene, about 9 miles east of Klamath Falls. T ...

27 February 2014

Craigslist scam alert

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Department is warning about a scam targeting job seekers. According to police, a local bank reported that eight of their members have been targets of a scam origi ...

27 February 2014

La Clinica prepares to open first Middle School health center

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

La Clinica is preparing to open it's first school based health center at a middle school. To find out more about the Scenic Middle School center and what services La Clinica offers, watch the video ...

27 February 2014

Coquille man shoots and kills neighbors dog

Posted in Local

Coquille, Ore. -- Coquille Police have a felon in custody this morning after they say he shot his neighbor’s dog for no apparent reason. Coquille police responded to a call on South Henry Street j ...

27 February 2014

Pet Talk: Pet of the week February 26th

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- This week's pet is Cherish. Cherish is an 1 year old male miniature Poodle mix who loves being held. He'd make a wonderful companion for just about anyone; he is a little shy but wa ...