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22 April 2015

PETA says Susan Monica case prompted 'Go Vegan' billboard

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Medford, Ore. -- The Susan Monica trial has gotten the attention of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) organization. In a press release from PETA the organization says they're ne ...

22 April 2015

Police searching for suspect involved in Grants Pass robbery

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Police are looking for a bank robber who held up a U.S. Bank branch in Grants Pass.It happened shortly before 1:00 Tuesday, April 21st, inside the Albertsons along the 1600 blo ...

21 April 2015

Boy hit by pickup truck while skateboarding on Highway 99

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

UPDATE: The pedestrian has been identified as 14-year-old Tanner Allen Robert Pascoe. He was transported to Rogue Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead shortly before 11pm. The driver ...

21 April 2015

Susan Monica sentenced to life in prison

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Medford, Ore.-- On the sixth day of her double murder trial, Susan Monica was found guilty of two murder charges for the deaths of Robert Haney and Stephen Delicino. Judge Barnack gave Monica an unf ...

21 April 2015

Investigation continues into Ashland doctor

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Ashland, Ore. --- The investigation continues into the Ashland doctor whose California clinic was shut down after possibly exposing patients to hepatitis and even HIV.Dr. Allen Thomashefsky is being ...

21 April 2015

Allegiant pilots call into question airline's safety practices

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Medford, Ore. -- There are scary allegations coming out from pilots who fly for Allegiant, an airline that offers low-cost fares and frequently flies in and out of the Rogue Valley. Amid contract ne ...

21 April 2015

Medford teen arrested after allegedly assaulting an officer

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Medford, Ore. --- An 18-year-old was arrested after allegedly trying to assault a police officer.Medford Police responded to a report of a dispute on the 2100 block of Roberts Road Monday.When they ...

20 April 2015

Sugar Pine Mine guards plan rally at BLM office

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Time is running out for the owners of the Sugar Pine Mine in Galice. They said they have a long standing land claim, but they've been issued a cease and desist by the Bureau of Land ...

20 April 2015

Naumes breaks into Southern Oregon custom crush wine industry

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Naumes, a Rogue Valley company known for growing pears for decades, has decided to break into the wine business. Wine enthusiasts say it's indicative of the successful and expanding ...

20 April 2015

Jail inmate testifies during day five of Susan Monica trial

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Week two of the Susan Monica murder trial started with four prosecution witnesses not showing on their court appearance. After that slow morning things picked up quickly as a Jackson ...