Articles tagged with: Medford

21 January 2014

W. Jackson Minute Market robbed

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are looking for a suspect after the Minute Market on West Jackson was robbed last night. They say the man walked-in around 7:00 p.m., said he had a gun and demanded c ...

19 January 2014

Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

MEDFORD, Ore. -- Hundreds gathered for an early celebration Sunday afternoon at North Medford High in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. day. Key note speakers and Medford's Mayor Gary Wheeler kicked o ...

18 January 2014

Former Jackson County Commissioner Passes Away

Posted in Local

Former Jackson County Commissioner Jack Walker has died. Walker died Saturday in his Phoenix home. He was a commissioner for 16-years until 2010, when Don Skundrick took his seat. Walker had been de ...

17 January 2014

Reducing The Risk Of Child Sex Abuse

Posted in Local

The following link provides facts and statistics from the Oregon Abuse Advocates & Survivors In Service website: http://oaasisoregon.org/educate-yourself/facts-about-child-abuse/ Below is a link ...

16 January 2014

Citizens Discuss Dog Ban At City Council Meeting

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Mayor Gary Wheeler said a breed-specific ban is not on the table. But the council gave the green light to a Police Advisory Committee to create restrictions for dangerous do ...

16 January 2014

Assistant soccer coach accused of sexual abuse

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Department says they have arrested an assistant soccer coach at Cascade Christian High School for alleged sexual abuse. Police say they began the investigation i ...

16 January 2014

Medford City Council meets to discuss pit bulls

Posted in Local

 The discussion over pit bulls continues after emails flood the City of Medford's inbox. The Medford City Council will take up the issue at City Hall today. Talks are expected to resume at noon.  ...

16 January 2014

City weighs in on East Medford rezoning plan

Posted in Local

900 acres of open land in East Medford may be rezoned for new housing and stores. Every 20 years, the City of Medford must plan to accommodate population expansion and employment needs. The state r ...

14 January 2014

Uproar: Zoning Change Frustrates Medford Neighborhood

Posted in Local

The East Medford neighborhood near Foothill, Hillcrest and Pierce Roads is in an uproar after getting word of a proposed rezoning of vacant properties around their homes. Those living within 200 fee ...

10 January 2014

Woman lost dog in attack; Weighs in on Pit bull debate

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

MEDFORD, Ore. -- Nada Stahmer remembers how a beautiful day in Ashland turned horrific when a leashed Pit bull lunged and killed her Chihuahua, Oreo. "As I was lifting him up this Pit bull came out ...