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25 June 2015

Grants Pass may become third city in Oregon to pass a sales tax

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass could become the third city in Oregon to pass a sales tax.City manager Aaron Cubic says the criminal justice system needs help and sales tax may be a good permanent ...

25 June 2015

Two pronounced dead after crash near Roseburg

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Roseburg, Ore. --- Two people are dead after a single vehicle accident just east of Roseburg. Oregon State Police say a Volkswagen Bug was heading west on Highway 138 east late Wednesday night, when ...

25 June 2015

Crime updates from Jackson County Sheriff's Office and Medford Police

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Jackson County, Ore. -- Here are crime updates that were posted to local law enforcement Facebook pages on Thursday. Jackson County Sheriff's Office: Someone stole a car early this morning while the ...

25 June 2015

Hot car warnings for the high temperature weekend

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Medford, Ore. --- Most of these tragedies involve parents and pet owners who make a tragic mistake.¬† "People do not believe that it could ever happen to them like me, I was a parent who said there‚ ...

24 June 2015

Medford Police officer cleared in shooting

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Medford, Ore. -- A grand jury cleared a Medford police officer of wrong doing in the shooting death of a 40-year-old.   Medford Police say James Anthony Morris fired one round from his weapon befo ...

24 June 2015

Teen earns huge chunk of cash for sitting in Britt line

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- It's an unconventional job for a teenage girl. She gets paid to sit in line all day by people attending the Britt Festival.  Britt volunteers said 17-year-old Melody Duane is ...

24 June 2015

Applegate Valley man to spend 20 years in jail for sexually abusing young girl

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Jackson County, Ore. -- An Applegate Valley man is sentenced to 20 years in prison for rape and sexual abuse of a developmentally delayed girl.  48-year-old Everett Allen Scott of Upper Applegate ...

24 June 2015

Rail buffs roll into Train Mountain for triennial event

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Chiloquin, Ore. - Over a thousand train buffs from around the world are riding the rails at 'Train Mountain' near Chiloquin this week. Michael Goi says he was bit by the train bug growing up in Chic ...

24 June 2015

Salvation Army offers cooling station for the upcoming heat

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Medford, Ore. --- It's going to be hot this weekend and the Salvation Army is gearing up to help people cool off.Starting on Friday, June 26th, the Salvation Army plans to put out water at their thr ...