Local

26 August 2015

Two Adults, One Child Get Out Safely in Central Point House Fire

Written by Natalie Weber, Posted in Local

Fire crews were called out to the 400 block of Beebe Road in Central Point for a structure fire just before 1 PM on Wednesday. Fire District Three and Medford Fire and Rescue responded, along with C ...

26 August 2015

"Kicker" law means money back for Oregon taxpayers

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- For the first time since 2007 Oregon's "kicker" kicks, meaning money back for taxpayers. The extra money is from the state's "kicker" law. It states any tax surplus has to be return ...

26 August 2015

Fixing downtown Phoenix

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore -- Traffic cones and the sounds of construction along Highway 99 in Phoenix.  It's shaping up to be one of the biggest projects the city has ever seen since it was founded over 100 yea ...

26 August 2015

Couple plead 'guilty' to criminal mistreatment, child neglect

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A Klamath Falls couple pleads 'guilty' to charges of criminal mistreatment and child neglect. Prosecutors believe that neglect may have led to the death of one of the couple's ...

26 August 2015

Update: Gold Hill house fire cause accidental, undetermined

Posted in Local

*Update* 1:40 pm 8/27/15 Firefighters say they're having a hard time figuring out what caused the fire that destroyed multiple structures in Gold Hill. They say the extent of the damage makes it dif ...

26 August 2015

Klamath County Commissioners request Sheriff Skrah to go on administrative leave

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The Klamath County Commissioners are asking Sheriff Frank Skrah to go on administrative leave, pending the results of a criminal investigation. Seven deputies are on paid, no ...

25 August 2015

Fire tears through family home

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. - A stranger who watched as fire consumed his neighbor's house is asking the community to step up and help. Late Monday night the neighbor saw a father and 3 daughters outside of ...

25 August 2015

Ashland Family Sets Up Internet Funding for Sister with Cancer

Written by Natalie Weber, Posted in Local

An Ashland woman with cancer is speaking out about her diagnosis. Rebekah Hughes, 27, first found out she had stage one breast cancer more than four years ago. After a double mastectomy, chemotherap ...

25 August 2015

Texas Roadhouse Donates 10% of Proceeds to Firefighters' Families

Written by Natalie Weber, Posted in Local

Texas Roadhouse in Medford held a benefit night for the Wildland Firefighter Foundation. Ten percent of all proceeds on Tuesday night will be donated to the foundation. Three volunteer firefighters ...

25 August 2015

Sheriff under investigation in Klamath County

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - An Oregon state investigation into Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah has prompted at least 7 deputies to request non-disciplinary paid leave. Klamath County Peace Officer Asso ...