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18 December 2014

Idaho fugitive pleas no contest

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Medford, Ore. --- A no contest plea for the out-of-state fugitive who police say charged them with his truck back in March.Wayne Pearson and Shavon Willard were wanted fugitives out-of Idaho when th ...

18 December 2014

Local man behind bars for theft charges

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Medford, Ore. --- Authorities say 53 year old Richard Wadley stole thousands of dollars in high-end hunting and fishing equipment from a car on Sunset Avenue on December 9th. Wadley apparently sold ...

17 December 2014

Vigil held for missing Ashland teenager

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Hannah Garner's dad, Jeff Garner, said if his daughter were home she would be decorating the Christmas tree and making gifts for her five brothers and sisters. But the Ashland teen ...

17 December 2014

Mt. Ashland set to open Friday after 20 month closure

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Mt. Ashland, Ore. -- There's big news for snow enthusiasts, skiers and snowboarders out of the Mt. Ashland Ski Area. It's official: ski lifts will be running this Friday starting at nine in the morn ...

17 December 2014

Marijuana dispensary may be forced to close

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore -- A Cave Junction medical marijuana dispensary says the city is trying to shut their doors, despite issuing them a business license And they're fighting back in court.It all stem ...

17 December 2014

Klamath Falls woman recovering from cancer with Zumba therapy

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Before most of us were up this morning, Yvonne Woodward was already rocking out to Zumba. The 49 year old Woodward beat breast cancer 4 years ago... "I had chemo, radiation, e ...

16 December 2014

Holiday festivities cancelled at Ashland school due to Chicken Pox

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore.-- In the last week 15 students at Willow Wind Learning Center have been diagnosed with Chicken Pox. Now some parents are left concerned, like Jennifer Sallee who said it's disappointin ...

16 December 2014

Gold Hill collects roughly $18,000 from medical marijuana tax

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The City of Gold Hill is cashing in on its first and only medical marijuana dispensary. Thousands of dollars are rolling in from the marijuana tax that's in place and now there's ...

16 December 2014

Oregon's employment exceeds pre-recession peak

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

New numbers released by the Oregon Employment Department Tuesday morning show Oregon's payroll employment is better than it was before the recession. Governor Kitzhaber released a statement saying " ...

16 December 2014

Man in jail after deputies say he shot a cat with an arrow

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- A man is in jail tonight facing felony animal abuse charges after shooting a cat with a bow and arrow. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said it happened on Saturday night outside ...