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25 July 2014

Toddler crashes Jeep

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Myrtle Creek, Ore. -- A toddler crashed a Jeep into a Myrtle Creek home, then ran back to his own home to watch cartoons.   According to police the 3-year-old boy climbed into the Jeep Tuesday eve ...

25 July 2014

Wildfire breaks out near Beatty

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Update (7/25 5 p.m.) Ferguson Fire update. The fire has threatened 20 homes and residents are under a ready to leave advisory. Estimated growth of the fire is 150 to 200 acres and cause is undeter ...

25 July 2014

What is being done about sex trafficking in Medford?

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Medford, Ore. -- Senator Ron Wyden's working with agencies to stem the rise of sex trafficking in Oregon. Oregon's senior senator led a roundtable discussion with local police and advocacy groups a ...

25 July 2014

Medford woman arrested as suspected serial arsonist

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Update (7/28 3:30pm) Medford Police say detectives were able to determine that Debra Johns was responsible for the small fire in the women's bathroom of the Jackson County Jail lobby on July 24th. ...

24 July 2014

Medford PD ready to catch serial arsonist

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.--  Police and fire crews said they're ready to catch a suspected serial arsonist after 22 suspicious fires have burned since late June. Thursday Officer Richard Renfro was out patroll ...

24 July 2014

Change thief strikes multiple businesses

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

    Medford, Ore -- The Medford Police Department wants the public to be on the lookout for a change-stealing criminal.    They say he started his crime spree in late June. Stealing hundreds i ...

24 July 2014

New U.S. citizens sworn in at Crater Lake National Park

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. - There are 17 new American citizens in Oregon tonight, following an emotional ceremony at Crater Lake National Park. Gloria Davis was born in Guatemala - but at noon ...

24 July 2014

Governor Kitzhaber: Marijuana or daycare

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Ore. -- Governor John Kitzhaber is taking steps to keep medical marijuana cardholders from operating home-based child care centers. Right now, five Oregon home-based daycare's are owned by people wh ...

24 July 2014

GMO labeling initiative qualifies for Oregon ballot

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Ore. -- It's official: an initiative to require the labeling of genetically modified foods in Oregon has qualified for a statewide vote in November. The Secretary of State's Office said Wednesday th ...

24 July 2014

Being a good crime witness

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Are you a good witness? A string of arson fires since late June have plagued the Medford's city core but so far few witnesses have come forward with information. Medford Police say people ofter over ...