Articles tagged with: Medford

05 August 2015

Law requiring background checks for private gun purchases taking affect

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Medford, Ore. --- A new law requiring background checks for private gun sales will start Sunday, August 8th.The measure requires criminal and mental health checks for private gun transfers.The feder ...

05 August 2015

Medford Police remind residents of Bear Creek Greenway safety

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Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police Lieutenant Mike Budreau says Wednesday's crime is a good example of why police put so much effort into clearing transient camps.Budreau says they do sweeps every oth ...

05 August 2015

New addiction recovery center to open in Medford

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Medford, Ore. --- A new addiction recovery center is opening in Medford in September.The 2,000 square foot, eight-bed center located in the Jackson County sobering unit on Front Street, will cost $3 ...

04 August 2015

Local animal experts issue warning about the risk smoke has on pets

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Medford, Ore. --- Local animal hospitals are issuing a warning about the risk the smoke has on pets.Veterinarians say the best advice is keep your pets indoors, in a cool place.If they have to be ou ...

04 August 2015

Oregon Army National Guard's 234th Army Band coming to Medford

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Medford, Ore. --- The Oregon Army National Guard's 234th Army Band is coming to Medford.The band is the musical headliner in the 70th anniversary of world war two events, coinciding with the nationa ...

30 July 2015

Public meetings for the recent marijuana legislation being held in Jackson County

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Medford, Ore. --- If you have an opinion on marijuana legislation, your chance to speak is coming soon.    Jackson County commissioners will be holding a series of town hall meeting throughout th ...

30 July 2015

Second suspect in boat theft arrested, case remains under investigation

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Medford, Ore. --- The man who police say helped steal two boats is in jail tonight, July 30th.A Brentwood, California man, 37-year-old Dennis Lindsay was arrested last week in connection with the bo ...

30 July 2015

Dairy Queen, Miracle Treat Day!

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Medford, Ore. --- Dairy Queen is hosting its 10th annual Miracle Treat Day, benefiting Children's Miracle Hospital.You can head over to any Dairy Queen location today, July 30th, and grab a blizzard ...

30 July 2015

Flames erupt in van on South Medford interchange

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Medford, Ore. --- Flames erupt inside a van in Medford, forcing the mother and son inside to jump out and run, right in the middle of the busy south Medford interchange. Traffic was backed up at Exi ...

30 July 2015

Fire levels raise to extreme, firefighters take extra caution

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Medford, Ore. --- Oregon Department of Forestry adjusted fire levels to extreme this week in anticipation of the heat.     Firefighters are taking special care, their job and the heat make for a ...