Articles tagged with: Oregon

28 February 2014

Armed standoff ends with arrest near Olene

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Olene, Ore. -- A 12 hour crime spree and standoff ended in Klamath County late Thursday night with the capture of a suspect near Olene. Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah says 22 year old Cylise Atc ...

27 February 2014

GMO ban supporters get organized to fight

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- The fight against GMO's in Jackson County got organized Thursday night. The group "Our Family Farms Coalition" met at their new headquarters in downtown Medford's Woolworth buildi ...

27 February 2014

Bill to study free community college moves to Governor's desk

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A bill that could eventually lead to free tuition at Oregon's community colleges is on it's way to Governor Kitzhaber's desk. Senate bill 1524 would allow the Oregon Higher Educatio ...

27 February 2014

Could medical marijuana dispensaries boost tourism?

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics, Economy, Health

Ashland, Ore. -- Medical marijuana dispensaries will be legal in Oregon on March 3rd. It's still a hotly debated issue with some cities banning dispensaries and others allowing them. Since Oregon is ...

27 February 2014

Olene standoff over, suspect in-custody

Posted in Local

Update (10:55pm): The suspect was apprehended a few minutes ago. No injuries reported. More details to come. Olene, Ore. -- A standoff is underway in Olene, about 9 miles east of Klamath Falls. T ...

27 February 2014

Craigslist scam alert

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Department is warning about a scam targeting job seekers. According to police, a local bank reported that eight of their members have been targets of a scam origi ...

27 February 2014

Coquille man shoots and kills neighbors dog

Posted in Local

Coquille, Ore. -- Coquille Police have a felon in custody this morning after they say he shot his neighbor’s dog for no apparent reason. Coquille police responded to a call on South Henry Street j ...

26 February 2014

Rogue River man fighting drugs in a unique way

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- The Medford Police Departments says meth remains king when it comes to drug abuse in Southern Oregon and now a Rogue River man is drawing attention to the problem in a very visu ...

26 February 2014

Mother of missing girl pleads for community's help

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Billie Jo Dick is living every parents worst nightmare. She is on day 16 in the search for her daughter Danielle Bertolini. "I'm so numb now I don't even know where to begin. I feel ...

26 February 2014

Portland bicyclist road rage

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. - When a Portland driver blocked a bike lane, a bicyclist went out of his way to let the driver know how he felt about it. Check out the video above.  Full story from The Oregonian h ...