Articles tagged with: Oregon

17 July 2014

Former sheriff's candidate Bob Sergi has been fired

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A Jackson County Sheriff's Lieutenant who ran for sheriff against his boss and incumbent Mike Winters in May has been fired from the department.   Lt. Bob Sergi was let go Monday ...

15 July 2014

Current wildfires burning in Oregon

Posted in Local

Ore. -- Fire fighters are battling several wildfires throughout the state. Lightning started the Bingham Complex on Sunday.  It consists of two large and several small fires in the Willamette Nati ...

15 July 2014

In Oregon, gun deaths outpace motor vehicle deaths for 3rd year in a row

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Washington, DC --  Gun deaths outpaced motor vehicle deaths in Oregon in 2011, the most recent year for which comprehensive nationwide data is available, a new analysis from the Violence Policy Cen ...

15 July 2014

Firefighters say small brush fire was started by a person

Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Firefighters say a brush fire near the railroad in Gold Hill was started by a person. Shortly after 2:30 Tuesday morning, Fire District Three was called out to a patch of land beh ...

15 July 2014

Suspicious fire burns home

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Fire crews responded to two fires on S. Grape Street Tuesday morning. The first call came in just after 4:00 a.m. near S. Grape and 9th Street. Power lines exploded as a she ...

14 July 2014

White River wildfire

Posted in Regional

White River Canyon, Ore. --  Firefighters working night shift on the 570-acre White River Fire, which started Saturday afternoon in the White River Wild & Scenic Area 12 miles west of Tygh Vall ...

14 July 2014

Police: Truck fire added to list of 8 recent arsons and 7 vehicle fires

Posted in Local

 A truck cab bursts into flames early in the morning, as the string of mysterious fires continues. Police now believe it too was arson. "We run down there and the whole trucks on fire," says Medfor ...

14 July 2014

Missing man in Ashland has been found

Posted in Local

Update (7/14 10a.m.) Officials said they have found Eduardo Guieirrez-Gonzelez. Ashland, Ore. -- Ashland police are asking for the public's help to find a missing Ashland man, Eduardo Gutierrez-Go ...

11 July 2014

Movie trailer released for Reese Witherspoon movie filmed in Oregon

Posted in Local

The trailer for Reese Witherspoon's new movie "Wild" has been released and it's being shared thousands of times online- especially by Oregonians. Witherspoon plays Cheryl Strayed, a recovering heroi ...

11 July 2014

Man bites RVTD security guard

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police say a man bit a security guard at an RVTD transfer station. According to police reports, 36 year old Jeffery Branche was confronted by the security guard about his sm ...