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09 January 2014

Medford Parks Dept. seeks to ban smoking in city parks

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   Lights out for smoking at the park. At least that's the intent of Medford Parks and Recreation, who plan on asking councilors to enact an ordinance banning tobacco use at all 31 parks and commu ...

09 January 2014

Grants Pass kidnapping suspect arrested

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The Grants Pass Police department say they responded to a report of a burglary at the Grants Pass Wal-mart at around 8am Thursday morning, but quickly learned it was a case of kidnapping and robbery ...

09 January 2014

Juvenile Department To Offer Drug And Alcohol Treatment

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Drug and alcohol treatment for underage offenders will soon be offered through the Klamath County Juvenile Department. It's a project that began as a solution to budget problems. Klamath County Juve ...

08 January 2014

Online Petition Aims For Stricter Gun Laws In Ashland

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A petition aims to impose stricter gun laws in the city of Ashland, but it has some worried the proposed restrictions could infringe on their 2nd amendment rights. The group 'Citizens For A Safe Ash ...

08 January 2014

Medford Police Arrest Third Robbery Suspect

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A normal Saturday night at the Stewart market, turned strange around 8:30. That's when police say someone wearing a bill Clinton mask came walked in with a gun, demanding cash. Medford Police Lt. Mi ...

08 January 2014

Big Expectations for Downtown Revival in 2014

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Nui Kai, a pet store that's been around in downtown Medford for almost 30 years will be closing for good at the end of January. "I think it has to do with the economy," said Lynda Nelson, who purcha ...

08 January 2014

Man Injured When Pickup Crashes Into Jackknifed Semi

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A man was taken to a Portland hospital following a bad accident east of Klamath Falls this morning. Icy conditions were a factor in the crash. Susan House says she heard the crash in front of her ho ...

08 January 2014

Jail Escapee Sentenced

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Convicted for robbing a Coos Bay bank, 42 year-old Bradley William Monical was found guilty by a jury for escaping from the Jackson County Jail in November of 2012. Caught by surprise, his mother fr ...

08 January 2014

Pursuit through Medford

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  In one wild ride, a driver leads police and sheriffs on a chase... from rural Eagle Point to south Medford. Our cameras were first on scene.       Medford man, Bill Kanehl, woke up around 8:3 ...

08 January 2014

Hit & Run Leads To Pursuit

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Shortly before 8am Wednesday morning Sheriff's deputies responded to reports of a hit and run on Highway 140 near East Antelope Road in White City. Deputies say the suspect vehicle hit a Garner Tre ...