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26 February 2015

Record number of Ore. teachers lose license for sexual conduct

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- (KGW) A record number of Oregon teachers lost their licenses last year for sexual conduct with students.  15 teachers had their licenses revoked in 2014 for sexual conduct with a student, ...

26 February 2015

Valor Boxing

Posted in Local

People with disabilities are often out of luck when it comes to sports or training programs.  At Valor Elite Training Center in Medford however...they have a boxing  program designed just for them ...

26 February 2015

Think twice before buying your next vehicle

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Before buying a used car you may want to look into whether that vehicle was involved in a recall and if it was repaired. According to a study by Carfax, which sells vehicle history reports, more tha ...

26 February 2015

Three Portland teachers on unknown paid leave

Posted in Local

Portland, Ore. --- Three Portland Public School teachers are on paid leave, and the school system isn't saying why, but students are talking, and they say it centers around a tradition that some say ...

26 February 2015

Two Medford residents behind bars for kidnapping and robbery

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Two young men are behind bars after one of them allegedly kidnapped and robbed someone. Medford Police say 18-year-old Ramon Jesus Santiago robbed and kidnapped a 20-year-old man o ...

26 February 2015

Senior citizens ride free at Go Kart Hero today

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- 85 year old Fred O'nan, who goes by the name Troubles, is a go-kart aficionado and he's looking for some competition. Troubles is inviting community members to join him at the Go Kar ...

25 February 2015

Grandmother outraged over GPSD7 lunch detention protocol

Posted in Local

Updated (2/26 10:20 a.m.) The Grants Pass School District 7 released the following statement regarding Lincoln Elementary's school attendance/tardy academic protocol: There has been considerable ge ...

25 February 2015

JaCo Mental Health Court to roll out new program

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- On Wednesday, Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Lisa Greif spoke to a group of Jackson County Bar Association lawyers as well as others who work in the field. She talked about a n ...

25 February 2015

Study: Marijuana much safer than alcohol

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- Are you more likely to overdose on alcohol than heroine?  A new international study suggests some legal substances could be more deadly than illegal ones, and marijuana may be safer ...

25 February 2015

Sex trafficking survivor brings awareness to local high school

Posted in Local

Rebecca Bender said her life's mission is clear. The Grants Pass woman spent six years living a nightmare. When she was 18 she was sold into sex trafficking by a man who pretended to be her boyfrien ...