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08 May 2014

Ballots start to stream into JaCo County Elections Office

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- With just 12 more days until election day ballots are starting to stream into the Jackson County Elections Office. County Clerk Chris Walker says they will not start scanning ballo ...

08 May 2014

Medford Police warning of scams targeting the elderly

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police are warning people about a scam that targets the elderly specifically grandparents. It's even called the grandparent scam. Police say criminals will find names of grandpare ...

08 May 2014

KlaCo Sheriff makes dozens of arrests in EBT money laundering investigation

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Multiple arrests were made Thursday and many more are expected in connection with a massive case of food stamp fraud. The Klamath County Sheriff's Department says arrest warr ...

08 May 2014

Homeowner said smoke alarm saved her life

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Wimer, Ore. -- A burning ember may be to blame for the fire that tore through a Wimer family's roof. Homeowner Sue Ann Wardle said she and her husband were just about to go to bed when she heard a s ...

08 May 2014

Search for missing hiker at Crater Lake National Park

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. - A week long search for a missing hiker at Crater Lake National Park is being scaled back. The hiker is believed to have fallen down the caldera while snow-shoeing. ...

08 May 2014

Local doctor uses unique approach to reverse diabetes

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Health

Eagle Point, Ore. -- An Eagle Point doctor who heads up the program My Diabetic Solution is being credited with developing a unique way to help people with diabetes. According to the American Diabet ...

08 May 2014

Sheriff's candidate cleared by Oregon Dept. of Justice

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Justice has dropped an investigation into Jackson County Sheriff candidate Bob Sergi, saying there is insufficient evidence to move forward.Sergi was accuse ...

08 May 2014

Metro: 'Mistakes were made' in orangutan's death at Oregon Zoo

Posted in Local, Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Recent staffing changes at the Oregon Zoo were related to the death of the zoo's Sumatran Orangutan Kutai, Metro announced Thursday. The zoo said earlier this week that Kim ...

08 May 2014

Snowshoe hiker missing at Crater Lake

Posted in Local, Regional

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. -- Rangers at Crater Lake National Park are looking for a snowshoer, missing for more than a week. They say the man came to the park on April 28th, rented some snow-s ...

08 May 2014

Rural Rogue River home catches fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Multiple fire agencies responded to the 9000 block of East Evans Creek Road in rural Rogue River for a house fire around 9:40pm Wednesday night. According to Evans Valley Fire Distr ...