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24 June 2015

Teen earns huge chunk of cash for sitting in Britt line

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- It's an unconventional job for a teenage girl. She gets paid to sit in line all day by people attending the Britt Festival.  Britt volunteers said 17-year-old Melody Duane is ...

24 June 2015

Applegate Valley man to spend 20 years in jail for sexually abusing young girl

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- An Applegate Valley man is sentenced to 20 years in prison for rape and sexual abuse of a developmentally delayed girl.  48-year-old Everett Allen Scott of Upper Applegate ...

24 June 2015

Rail buffs roll into Train Mountain for triennial event

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Chiloquin, Ore. - Over a thousand train buffs from around the world are riding the rails at 'Train Mountain' near Chiloquin this week. Michael Goi says he was bit by the train bug growing up in Chic ...

24 June 2015

Salvation Army offers cooling station for the upcoming heat

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- It's going to be hot this weekend and the Salvation Army is gearing up to help people cool off.Starting on Friday, June 26th, the Salvation Army plans to put out water at their thr ...

24 June 2015

Soldiers come home

Written by Taelor Rian, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  Dozens of National Guard soldiers got a warm welcome home Wednesday morning at the Rogue Valley International Medford Airport. "I'm waiting for my husband," said Olga Henderson. S ...

24 June 2015

Medford Police searching for stabbing suspect

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are asking for you help with finding 43-year-old Rodolfo "Rudy" Rodriguez-Vega. Officials say he should be considered armed and dangerous. MPD say they responded to P ...

24 June 2015

White City mother thankful to be reunited with her daughter

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Updated (6/24 11 a.m.) White City, Ore. -- 12-year-old Raquel Cruz has been found safe in Talent. White City, Ore. -- Jackson County Sheriff officials are searching for 12-year-old Raquel Cruz. Of ...

24 June 2015

Two suspected thieves arrested in Grants Pass

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- This morning, June 24th, two suspected car thieves in Grants Pass are in custody.Police arrested Hunter Kearns in connection with multiple stolen vehicle cases, among other cri ...

24 June 2015

Syringes being found at local parks raises concern

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Reports of syringes being found at local parks, near kids, is raising concerns.In a public post on Facebook, one person uploaded these photos of syringes that she says she found at a park i ...

23 June 2015

Fire experts urge caution this firework season

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- Firework sales began Tuesday and with extremely dry conditions across the area Jackson County firefighters are urging caution.  Jackson County Fire District Three Fire and Life ...