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Rural counties urging Gov. Brown to reopen in letter

SALEM, Ore. — Commissioners in several rural counties are formally urging Governor Kate Brown to re-open businesses in their communities. They’re sending a letter, a first step requested by the governor. On Wednesday, Josephine, Curry and Coos County commissioners endorsed a letter …

Semi-truck destroyed after catching fire on I-5

Douglas County, Ore. – Firefighters responded to a vehicle fire on southbound Interstate 5 near milepost 115 at around 11:30 Tuesday night. According to the Douglas Forest Protective Association, when crews arrived they found a semi-truck and trailer parked alongside the freeway …

Man on trial for murder will represent himself

Medford, Ore. — A Rogue Valley man facing murder charges is heading to trial without counsel. After firing his last 2 attorneys, Robert Davies-Calhoun is now moving forward with just an advisory attorney who can answer questions. Davies-Calhoun is accused of shooting and …

Massive rock slide in rural Douglas County

Douglas County, Ore. — Massive rocks covered an access road in rural Douglas County. The Oregon Department of Transportation says steep slopes, along with weak rock and soil, and winter rain, caused this rock slide on the Tyee Access Road. The slide …

Man in custody after I-5 chase

Jackson County, Ore. — A man is arrested in Medford after police say he led them on a high speed chase in the early hours of Monday morning in a stolen truck. Myrtle Creek Police say several agencies chased 39-year-old Gregorio Ruvalcaba …

Fatal car crash in Douglas County

Douglas County, Ore. — Police are investigating a two car crash, leaving one woman dead in Douglas County. Oregon State Police say a Dodge pickup, driven by 63-year-old Darlene Buckland of Glide, pulled onto State Route 138 east off Wild River Drive …