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05 December 2012

Two Heroin Deaths Prompt Police Investigation

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Two Ashland men are dead in the past two nights from what police suspect are heroin overdoses. That makes three for the year, the highest number in three years.

05 December 2012

Lake Ewauna Levee Failure

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Recent storms are a likely factor in the failure of a levee not far from downtown Klamath Falls...the threat posed by the breach is still unknown. The levee on Lake Ewauna broke sometime Sunday morn ...

05 December 2012

Man Drops Cash During Police Chase

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Around 2AM Wednesday morning police arrested 22-year-old Martin Derbigny. Police say the man lead them on a small pursuit down West Main Street in Medford and then crashed his vehicle near 4th and R ...

05 December 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: December 5th

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This week's pet is KC. KC is a three year old female Dachshund, who was just returned to Southern Oregon Humane after being adopted.  She's a very good dog, who would need something to do if you ar ...

05 December 2012

Man Attempts to Elude Police, After Dropping "Substantial" Amount of Cash

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An early morning pursuit ends in an arrest, after a man drops tons of cash on the ground, and makes a run for it.It happened around 2 A.M. Wednesday morning, police say 22 year old Martin Derbigny s ...

05 December 2012

Medford Considers Separating Utility Bills

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The City of Medford is considering a separate utility bill for streets, storm drains, and sewers. In the proposal, the utilities would be taken out of the current Medford Water Commission bill. The ...

04 December 2012

Another "John Doe" Sues Josephine County Over Alleged Sex Abuse

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Two men, now in their thirties are suing Josephine County claiming that a former juvenile probation officer sexually abused them.

04 December 2012

Man Behind Bars After Setting Fire in Front Room of Home

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Fire crews responded to this Shady Cove home around one o'clock early Tuesday morning.       Authorities said 41-year-old Michael Heath Johnson set a fire in his front room. "We know him as He ...

04 December 2012

New Details Released on Double Murder

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Investigators in Klamath County are now saying that a drug deal gone bad may have sparked a recent double homicide near Bonanza. The bodies of 32 year old Everardo Mendez-Ceja and 38 year old Ricard ...

04 December 2012

Man Arrested After Setting His Home On Fire; Fled From Scene

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Officials were searching for a suicidal man early Tuesday morning, who allegedly set his house on fire earlier. Officials with the Jackson County Sheriff's Department say Michael Johnson had called ...