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19 August 2014

Lumpy's on Riverside Avenue robbed

Posted in Local

Updated (8/20 4pm) Medford Police say they have an ID on the man who robbed a Lumpy's on Monday night. Police say 23 year old Jeremi Lathrop walked in and asked to buy cigarettes when the clerk ope ...

19 August 2014

Coos Bay shooting leaves one man and shooter dead

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Coos Bay, Ore. -- In Coos Bay a man shot and killed a stranger sleeping in a car at Bastendorff Beach before turning the gun on himself early this Tuesday morning, the Coos County District Attorney ...

19 August 2014

Rugged terrain challenges stressed resources near Applegate

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Oregon -- The Old Blue Mountain wildfire burning just miles from the town of Apprlegate is now around 60 acres and close to 75% lined but mid day temperatures and wind are a challenge for firefighte ...

19 August 2014

New phone scam targeting tax payers

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Salem, Ore. -- Some Oregon taxpayers have reported receiving phone calls from people identifying themselves as revenue representatives or IRS agents.The caller says the victim has a tax debt and dem ...

19 August 2014

Crews respond to new lightning sparked fires

Posted in Local, Weather

Rogue River, Ore. -- The largest fire is burning about eight miles south of the city of Rogue River on "Old Blue Mountain" near Foots Creek. It was estimated at 40 acres around 10pm Monday. The Or ...

18 August 2014

District Attorney bomber sentenced

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Nine months after Alan McVay built a bomb and set if off outside the Jackson County District Attorney's Office in Medford, he learns his fate in federal court. McVay was sentenced t ...

18 August 2014

A 4-H lesson in heart

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A 4-H member's tragedy turned into an amazing lesson in giving at Sunday's Rotary Livestock Auction in Klamath Falls. Breanna Blodgett was preparing to sell her pig 'Brick' at ...

18 August 2014

Commissioners ask should we tax recreational marijuana?

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore. -- Josephine County voters will have the chance to decide whether or not the county should tax recreational marijuana if a statewide measure legalizes it in November. If recre ...

18 August 2014

Low lake levels causing problems for boaters

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The regions severe drought is having an impact on this year's boating season. Water levels are so low at Howard Prairie Lake that the normally busy docks are sitting on an empty lak ...

18 August 2014

Medford Fire says two fires on Bear Creek Greenway are no accident

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Medford, Ore. -- The investigation continues today after two fires are reported within minutes of each other along the Bear Creek Greenway.   Flames torch two sections of the Bear Creek Greenway ...