Articles tagged with: Oregon

16 September 2014

7 Ore. prison officers face danger with inmate attacks every 3 days

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. – (KGW News) For officers, it may be the toughest beat around. "I can't even count the number of times I've been assaulted," said Sgt. Dan Russ, who works inside the Oregon State Penit ...

16 September 2014

Trucker arrested on child sex abuse charges; more victims feared

Posted in Local

Milwaukee, Ore. – (KGW News) A truck driver suspected of abusing several children was arrested in Florida and brought back to Oregon to face charges. Little John Patrick Marcus, 40, was apprehende ...

16 September 2014

Police: beware of counterfeit bills

Posted in Local

  Update (9/16) 2:22pm Days after a Medford business lost $2,000 in merchandise to a man with counterfeit bills, prompting a warning from Medford police. Grants Pass police are following suit.They ...

16 September 2014

Phone and e-mail scams on the rise

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police say they are getting more reports of telephones and e-mail scams. They say scammers have come up with several different scenarios to reel you in. Everything from sayi ...

15 September 2014

Documented gang member arrested

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A documented gang member, wanted since last year, is behind bars. Medford Police arrested Angel Mallory Saturday afternoon, after they received information that he was at a residenc ...

15 September 2014

Wanted fugitive arrested

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Grants Pass Police arrested Christopher Slover Sunday morning on a fugitive warrant. Police discovered he was staying in a house on the 500 block of NW 'D' Street. Police K9 uni ...

12 September 2014

Extended fire season keeping crews busy

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Greensprings, Ore.--  Fire season is now officially extended. And crews are  ready to deal with it. Oregon Department of Forestry firefighter, Derick Price one of them, ready to keep an eye on f ...

12 September 2014

International Cannabis Business Conference in Portland

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- Seven weeks into their new business venture, a Southern Oregon entrepreneur is hoping to make big connections at a business conference in Portland this weekend. Karen Sprague with ...

12 September 2014

Arsonist sentenced to prison

Medford, Ore. -- Medford's convicted serial arsonist will spend at least the next three years in prison. 38-year-old Menoah Hall pled no contest to two counts of first degree arson and delivery of m ...

11 September 2014

Local firefighters honor the fallen at 9/11 stair climb

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice, local firefighters came together this morning to remember the heroes who died on 9/11 while trying to save others.Nearly 100 firefig ...