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27 May 2015

Worker behind leaked Kitzhaber/Hayes emails goes public

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Salem, Ore. A state worker has come out as the one who leaked thousands of emails of  former Governor John Kitzhaber and his fiancee Cylvia Hayes. Michael Rodgers, who was a manager in the state's ...

26 May 2015

New campaign against alcohol and marijuana aimed at youth

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Medford, Ore.--  If it's popular on Pandora or Youtube, you may have seen a new campaign against marijuana and alcohol. They're targeting youth specifically in Jackson County. You'll see the three ...

06 May 2015

UPDATE: DA's Office not pressing charges in fatal pedestrian accident

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Update (5/26 12 p.m.) The District Attorney's office announced today that there will be no charges filed in the death of a Medford man who was hit and killed in the north Medford Walmart parking lo ...

27 May 2015

Butte Falls man convicted of murder, denied release back to Jackson County

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Medford, Ore. --- A Butte Falls man found guilty, but insane, of murder will not be heading back to Jackson CountyThe psychiatric review at the Oregon state mental hospital decided to deny Dwight l. ...

26 May 2015

Erickson Aircranes gearing up for fire season

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Central Point, Ore. -- A local company that plays a huge role in fighting fires around the world is gearing for a busy fire season for our region.  Erickson is an aviation company headquartered in ...

27 May 2015

Ashland Police confirm that missing woman has been found deceased

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(Update 5/28 8:48 a.m.) Ashland Police say that around 8:50 Wednesday night the Jackson County Search and Rescue located Lizabeth Stevens deceased in an embankment off the east side of Highway 99 - ...

26 May 2015

Art and Sound Festival cancelled

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Medford, Ore. -- A lack of funds have forced the Metro Medford Downtown Association to cancel it's Art and Sound Festival this year. Last year was the first time for the event. A dozen venues throu ...

26 May 2015

Klamath Falls man arrested after offering co-worker money for sex

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Allegations of offering money to a co-worker for sex has led to misdemeanor charges of prostitution for a Klamath Falls man. 53-year-old Dale Lee Ellis Jr. was arrested on Sa ...

27 May 2015

Oregon drivers among slowest in USA

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Medford, Ore -- Every state has a reputation when it comes to driving, some put the pedal to the metal, others prefer to take it slow.  A new study says there might be some science to our behavior ...

27 May 2015

Fire crews working a fire near Grants Pass

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UPDATE: Grants Pass, Ore. -- A wildfire in Grants Pass is under control. Rural Metro Fire says there were no evacuations and no homes were threatened during the incident. Rural Metro Fire is working ...