Articles tagged with: Medford

12 June 2015

Teens involved in fatal speed racing accident facing manslaughter charges

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Pleasant Hill, Ore. --- Two teenagers accused of speed racing and killing a pedestrian are being charged with manslaughter. Police say the two 17-year-old men were arrested around 5:00 p.m. on Thurs ...

12 June 2015

Medford City Council moving towards banning outdoor marijuana grows

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Medford, Ore. --- Medford City Councilor's are following in the footsteps of their Grants Pass counterparts, in considering banning outdoor marijuana grows.Last night the council discussed how they ...

12 June 2015

MPD: Number of mental health holds up by nearly17%

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Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police say mental health holds are up almost 17% so far this year.That’s compared with last year, when police took nearly 490 people taken into custody on a mental health ...

11 June 2015

Investigation continues on fatal speed racing accident

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Medford, Ore. --- Oregon State Police are still investigating Wednesday's crash where a pedestrian was killed near Pleasant Hill. Police say two cars were allegedly speed racing westbound near the 3 ...

10 June 2015

Medford billboard prompting conversation about marijuana

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Medford, Ore. -- A billboard in Medford is getting a lot of attention. The billboard is located at South Central Avenue and Bank Street. It's an advertisement promoting Pharm To Table, a medical ma ...

09 June 2015

Family displaced after elderly woman crashes car into house

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Medford, Ore. -- A west Medford family is looking for a temporary home after an elderly woman crashed her SUV into their house. Medford Police say the woman confused the gas pedal for the brake ped ...

09 June 2015

Dog and owner reunited by Medford Police

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Medford, Ore. --- A dog and her owner are back together after Medford Police brought the dog in. MPD says the dog, Lulu was probably frightened by the lightening on Monday evening when she walked in ...

08 June 2015

Jackson County Vector Control changing protocal

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Medford, Ore. --- It may take a bit longer to rid yourself of pesky mosquitoes. Jackson County Vector Control is requiring a few more steps before the agency can spray the bugs. The Vector Control m ...

08 June 2015

Medford Police remind public of hot car dangers

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Medford, Ore. --- With temperatures rising, Medford Police want to remind you that leaving a dog or a child in a parked car could land you in jail. Medford Police Lieutenant Mike Budreau said if you ...

08 June 2015

Helpful tips for keeping cool on hot days

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Medford, Ore. --- Here are some tips from the CDC to keeping cool on days like today. Drink more fluids regardless of your activity level, don't wait until you're thirsty to drink. Don't drink liqui ...