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27 March 2015

OLCC's Pot Czar fired after leaking internal documents

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- The man in charge of  writing the rules for Oregon's recreational marijuana shops has been fired for leaking confidential documents according to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission ...

27 March 2015

Community on edge after poodle shot and killed

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MEDFORD, ORE. --  Residents in one South Medford neighborhood are on edge after learning one their neighbors dogs was shot to death by a pellet gun. Police say whoever is responsible could be charg ...

27 March 2015

GP Police Chief disappointed with former volunteer who allegedly stole guns

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore.-- A former City Firefighter is now facing dozens of theft charges after allegedly stealing 29 guns from  the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety's evidence division. Chief Bil ...

27 March 2015

Ashland PD keeping people from becoming victims of ID theft

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Ashland, Ore. -- The Ashland Police Department took action on Friday to make sure people in the community are informed on how to protect themselves against identity theft. More than 50 people attend ...

27 March 2015

Missing Klamath Falls woman's body found in lake

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Klamath County, Ore. -- Police in Klamath Falls have confirmed that a body found in Lake Ewauna on Thursday is that of a woman who's been missing since late January.       35-year-old Alicia Ch ...

27 March 2015

Medford Police arrest man after he showed up in the city hall parking lot with stolen car

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Medford, Ore. -- A man was arrested in the city hall parking lot on Friday. Medford Police arrested and then released 22-year-old Jeffrey Cole after they spotted him in a suspicious vehicle in city ...

27 March 2015

Klamath County man gets 10 years on manslaughter plea

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A Klamath County man is headed to prison for 10 years in connection with the death of a Chiloquin man. 38 year old Joshua Gilbert Brown pleaded to a single count of first degre ...

26 March 2015

Medford Police issue warning about scams sweeping the area

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Scams of all kinds are plaguing many people in Southern Oregon. This week Medford Police said one man almost became a victim when someone filed taxes under his name.           ...

26 March 2015

New House Bill aims to better protect sexual assault victims

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore -- According to police, sexual assault is severely under reported. A new bill going through the Oregon State Legislature is aiming to make it easier for victims to get justice.   Campu ...

26 March 2015

Mountain Pine Beetle killing trees

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ASHLAND, ORE. -- There are growing concerns about the Mountain Pine Beetle killing pine trees in our forests. In just the past few weeks, the City of Ashland has had to remove 9 pine trees from the ...