Articles tagged with: Medford

05 January 2015

Jackson County welcomes new sherrif

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Medford, Ore. --- Changes are coming to county government starting today.The Jackson County Sheriff's department says good bye to Sheriff Mike Winters and welcomes newly elected Sheriff Corey Falls, ...

05 January 2015

Hit and run suspect arrested in Medford

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Medford, Ore. --- An alleged runaway driver whose car struck a tree and nearly missed two homes in Medford is finally located by police.Police arrested 20-year-old Robert Pierce, they say Pearce cra ...

02 January 2015

First baby born in the Rogue Valley this New Year

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Medford, Ore. -- A little newborn baby made her big debut Thursday, as the first baby born in the Rogue Valley this new year. Varetzi born at 5:05 Thursday morning at Asante Rogue Regional Hospital. ...

31 December 2014

Medford Police test body cameras

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Medford, Ore. --- This week Medford Police started testing a body camera in the field.Lieutenant Mike Budreau says one officer is currently wearing a body camera on patrol, it's the first of many ca ...

31 December 2014

Tip leads to meth bust at south Medford WalMart parking lot

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Medford, Ore. --- Two Yreka residents are in the Jackson County Jail tonight after officers say they found a pound and a half of meth on them.Acting on a tip Medford Area Drug & Gang Enforcement ...

31 December 2014

Two kittens from C.A.T.S. receiving eye surgery

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Medford, Ore. --- Two 12 week old kittens from C.A.T.S. are ready for a happy new year.That's after receiving specialized eye surgeries, pro-bono; the pair were born with congenital eye defects, lea ...

30 December 2014

Heating & air conditioning unit causes evacuation at Anna Maria Creekside

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Medford, Ore. --- Scary moments Tuesday morning at a Medford retirement community after smoke filled parts of the building.First floor residents at Anna Maria Creekside were evacuated after a motor ...

30 December 2014

Accused serial arsonist back in court

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Medford, Ore. --- The woman accused of being Medford’s serial arsonist was back in court on Tuesday.Back in November, 57-year-old Debra Johns Johns entered a no-contest plea to the arsonist allega ...

30 December 2014

Apartment complex fire in Medford leaves two people without a home

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Medford, Ore. --- Two people are forced-out into the cold as an early morning fire threatens a Medford apartment complex.The fire broke out just before 6 a.m. at Poplar Village north in the 1800 blo ...

29 December 2014

Medford Police seeing more vandalism cases within short period of time

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Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police say they have nearly 400 reports of vandalism a year and had 35 cases over just a couple of days this week.      Police say it's usually juveniles who commit these ...