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19 March 2014

ODOT worker finds suicidal woman in wreakage

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An employee with the Oregon Department of Transportation was making a routine stop near an area infamous for encountering land slides. That's when he noticed a car rolled on it's side at the bottom ...

19 March 2014

Pet Talk: Pet of the week March 19th

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Medford, Ore. -- Rosie is our pet of the week! She is a four year old Chocolate Lab mix. Rosie is very loving and would be a wonderful addition to any family, including one with little kids. If you' ...

18 March 2014

Declaring a drought declaration of emergency in Jackson County?

Posted in Local, Regional, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- Governor Kitzhaber has already declared a drought declaration of emergency in four Southern Oregon counties, including Klamath and Lake.Now, the county administrator wants something ...

18 March 2014

Power restored in Eagle Point, Shady Cove and Butte Falls

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Update (10:13pm 3/18): According to the Pacific Power website power was restored around 9:40pm Tuesday evening. A cause for the outage is still listed as unknown. Pacific Power requests anyone sti ...

18 March 2014

Eagle Point man to spend 37-years in prison for child sex abuse

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- 43-year-old Christopher Keith Hammer, of Eagle Point, is the man who will spend the next 37-years in prison for producing child pornography after a judged handed down the senten ...

18 March 2014

Community comes together to raise money for Medford couple

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The community is coming together tonight to raise money to help offset medical bills for a Medford couple injured in a car accident last weekend. A couple's family friend, Krystle B ...

18 March 2014

Klamath Falls adopts medical marijuana dispensary ordinance

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The city of Klamath Falls gives a cautious 'green light' to medical marijuana dispensaries...but the Klamath County commissioners are taking an even more cautious approach. Th ...

18 March 2014

Public safety funding crisis

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

It's being called a public safety crisis... counties across Oregon are pinching pennies to keep jails, police, and sheriff's departments running. "Like Columbia and Curry that are seriously consider ...

17 March 2014

Inmate's 'fall' highlights jail's medical cost woes

Posted in Local, Economy

Grants Pass, Ore. -- (Grants Pass Daily Courier) Highlighting the high cost of health care for inmates, authorities say a female prisoner at the Josephine County Jail recently faked a fall and then ...

17 March 2014

Grants Pass man arrested for attempted murder

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass man is charged with attempted murder after allegedly firing his handgun Sunday. Grants Pass Police say Mike Lairson was walking with his girlfriend into the Del M ...