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12 December 2014

Benefit dinner for 7-year-old battling cancerous tumor

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- 7-year-old Jorge Machain is battling a cancerous tumor on his liver for the second time in two years. His father Hernan, a horse farrier in the Rogue Valley said, "It's a really hard ...

12 December 2014

World candle lighting ceremony scheduled for Sunday

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Medford, Ore. -- Millions of people across the world will light a candle this weekend to honor children who have passed away. It's part of the 18th annual 'Compassionate Friends worldwide candle lig ...

12 December 2014

Maslow project in search of teen who lost father in tree accident

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Medford, Ore. --- A homeless teen, whose father died Thursday after being crushed by a tree, is being sought by people looking to help him.18-year old Alexander Crosby was camping with his father Ph ...

12 December 2014

Inmates attempt escaping Jackson County jail

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Medford, Ore. --- Two inmates in the Jackson County jail will now face federal charges after attempting to escape.The Jackson County Sheriff's office says on December 2nd, an off-duty deputy heard a ...

12 December 2014

150 foot tree cuts building in half during storm

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Eagle Point, Ore. --- The cleanup continues today after this week's incredible storm.Today crews from Quality Tree Service were busy removing a 150 foot tall tree that split a storage building in ha ...

12 December 2014

Salvation Army needs toy donations for Christmas

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Medford, Ore. --- The Salvation Army is running low on toys for its Christmas toy distribution scheduled for Friday, December 19th. Volunteers have bagged toys for about 1,100 children but still hav ...

12 December 2014

Jail lobby damaged by recently released inmate

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Medford, Ore -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said 31-year-old Joseph Hilt was arrested just 30 minutes after being released from jail. Officials say Hilt pushed over a vending machine in the ...

12 December 2014

Snow at Crater Lake

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Crater Lake, Ore. -- Thursday's storm forced a shutdown of Rim Village at Crater Lake National Park. Crater Lake Ranger Kurt Dimmick says the road from park administration closed due to downed tree ...

11 December 2014

Hundreds gather for LNG pipeline public hearing

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Medford, Ore.--  Hundreds gathered at Central High School on Thursday night to rally and say "no" to the proposed construction of a 230 mile natural gas pipeline. Members of the Federal Energy Regu ...

11 December 2014

Wind wreaks havoc on Jackson County roads and homes

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- The wind wreaked havoc all over Jackson Count. The storm blew over a semi-truck trailer on Highway 140, collapsed a sheds and uprooted trees all over the area, keeping crews ...