Articles tagged with: Rogue River

09 June 2014

Susan Monica will not get a new attorney

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Accused serial killer Susan Monica will not get a new attorney. A judge denied that motion and also denied a request from her attorney today that Monica be brought to the state hos ...

08 May 2014

Homeowner said smoke alarm saved her life

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Wimer, Ore. -- A burning ember may be to blame for the fire that tore through a Wimer family's roof. Homeowner Sue Ann Wardle said she and her husband were just about to go to bed when she heard a s ...

08 May 2014

Rural Rogue River home catches fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Multiple fire agencies responded to the 9000 block of East Evans Creek Road in rural Rogue River for a house fire around 9:40pm Wednesday night. According to Evans Valley Fire Distr ...

30 April 2014

UPDATE: Cause of fire and names released in deadly Rogue River house fire

Posted in Local

Update (5/1 9:30pm): Police say a burning cigarette left on a couch started the fire that killed two people early Wednesday morning. 77 year-old Thoedore Stanfield and 56 year-old Karen Crayne died ...

03 April 2014

Rogue River man amps up fight against meth

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- A Rogue River man is amping up his fight against meth in a very controversial way. Bob Smith hung a drug dealer dummy in front of his Magerle Drive home on Thursday. It sends a ...

31 March 2014

I-5 clear following afternoon crash

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Traffic on I-5 near Rogue River came to a crawl Monday afternoon after a head on collision involving a semi-truck. The crash happened just after noon near mile marker 46. The driv ...

29 March 2014

Rogue River votes to temporarily ban dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Rogue River, Ore. -- Medical marijuana dispensaries are now banned in Rogue River. The city council voted 4-2 in favor of the moratorium Thursday night. The Rogue River ban will last until May 1st ...

20 March 2014

Dramatic scene gives students a look at consequences of distracted driving

Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- It was a stunningly realistic scene at Rogue River High School Thursday when students got a first hand look at what could happen if driving drunk or while texting. The track and ...

19 March 2014

Double murder suspect, Susan Monica, denied bail

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- New details of the Susan Monica homicide investigation are revealed during a bail hearing at the Jackson County Courthouse. Prosecutor and Chief Deputy District Attorney, Allan Smit ...

26 February 2014

Rogue River man fighting drugs in a unique way

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- The Medford Police Departments says meth remains king when it comes to drug abuse in Southern Oregon and now a Rogue River man is drawing attention to the problem in a very visu ...