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13 May 2015

Mark Helfrich to be this year's commencement speaker at SOU

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Former SOU graduate and current head Ducks football coach Mark Helfrich will be this year's commencement speaker at Southern Oregon University.Helfrich graduated from SOU in 1996 w ...

13 May 2015

Low snowpack levels raise concern in southern Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- We may be experiencing cooler weather and showers, but it's doing little to help drought conditions in southern Oregon.While the region has received about average rainfall, we've seen recor ...

13 May 2015

Computer crime charges dropped against former cybercrime task force leader

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. --- Charges of computer crimes are dropped against the former head of a high-profile local law enforcement team.Josh Moulin was a lieutenant with the Central Point Police Departm ...

13 May 2015

Murder trial continues for man accused of killing Gold Hill woman

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Medford, Ore. --- The murder trial continued today, May 13th, for Robert Simonson, the man accused of shooting and killing a woman in Gold Hill back in 2013. Wednesday morning, the court heard testi ...

12 May 2015

Jackson Co. Sheriff's Captain under investigation

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Just three days before he is going to retire, Jackson County Sheriff's Office Captain Monty Holloway is being investigated by the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training. ...

12 May 2015

Jacksonville man on a mission in earthquake-ravaged Nepal

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Kathmandu, Nepal -- Nepal is a country already trying to cope with thousands of deaths and destruction from a massive earthquake, experienced the same terror again on Tuesday. The USGS said Tuesday' ...

12 May 2015

Beth's House: Dangers of Co-Signing

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- Beth Berghofer has just months before the Jackson County Tax Office forecloses on her home, but it’s the debts of someone else that is serving as a warning sign for anyone looking ...

12 May 2015

Friends of local woman involved in fatal accident trying to raise money for funeral

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Friends of a Grants Pass woman killed in a car accident over the weekend are asking for help raising money for funeral expenses.Melissa Hudson died Sunday, May 10th, as her and ...

12 May 2015

Lawmakers working to allow sunscreen in schools

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Lawmakers appear to be clearing the way for the use of sunscreen in Oregon schools.Sunscreen isn't currently allowed in schools because it contains active ingredients, and is considered an ...

12 May 2015

Grants Pass city councilors considering an ordinance to ban outdoor marijuana growth

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass city councilors will consider an ordinance to ban outdoor marijuana grows in the city.By allowing outdoor grow sites, Mayor Darin Fowler says the odor from mature p ...