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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 ...

19 May 2015

UPDATE: Goins to serve true life sentence

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Updated (5/26 10 a.m.) Gary Goins will spend the rest of in prison without the possibility of parole. Goins' attorney's agreed to a true life sentence in exchange for dropping the death penalty. Go ...

25 May 2015

Neighbor across the Rogue River captures home burning

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore.-- Rachel Kostrna woke up to a house engulfed in flames on Memorial Day morning.  "It was very shocking like this house is burning down." She captured cell phone video on the steps ...

25 May 2015

Memorial Day ceremony draws hundreds to Eagle Point

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- People across Southern Oregon took time out of their day to honor those who have, or are currently, serving in the military. It was also a time to remember the men and women who ...

25 May 2015

Warmer weather has experts urging river safety

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- As the weather warms up people start gathering at our rivers to cool down. But experts urge caution, saying never underestimate the power of the water. Ben Kennedy is a member of ...

26 May 2015

Erickson Aircranes gearing up for fire season

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

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 ...

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 ...

26 May 2015

Two teens drown in South Umpqua River over the weekend

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Roseburg, Ore. -- Two teenage boys are dead after they were dared to swim across the South Umpqua River. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a water rescue on the river at the end ...

26 May 2015

Grants Pass woman arrested after fleeing scene of a hit-and-run

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass woman is in jail after allegedly hitting a motorcycle and minivan, then leaving the scene. Grants Pass Public Safety arrested 26-year-old Tifini Rose Fournier on ...