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Medford candidate’s bio in question

MEDFORD, Ore. — A controversial Medford man known for numerous runs at public office is back at it again. This time, Curt Ankerberg is taking another shot at the Medford School Board, but the description he provided in the voters’ pamphlet may …

Missing Idaho teen may be in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Twin Falls Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing teen who may be in southern Oregon. The sheriff’s office says 16-year-old Aaliyah Marie Arambula left her home in Kimberly, Idaho in the early …

Locals rally for Earth Day

MEDFORD, Ore. — Today, April 22nd, is Earth Day. For the millions participating around the world, it’s a time to both celebrate the planet and take action to protect it. People gathered at a rally Monday at Medford’s Vogel Plaza. With signs …

Jackson County pledging millions to fight homelessness

MEDFORD, Ore. — Jackson County is pledging millions of dollars to homelessness issues. The Jackson County Budget Committee recently voted to allocate just over 3 million dollars to support homeless-related services. The committee says the money will go toward providing essential services …

Homicide investigation underway in Shady Cove

Update: Police have identified the victims killed in a double homicide as 62-year-old Shirley K. Gann and her daughter, 43-year-old Judy M. Gann. The suspect has been identified as Kit Warren Wilkens. He was arrested and is facing two charges of aggravated …

Commissioners vote for their own pay raises

MEDFORD, Ore. — Jackson County Commissioners and the sheriff will be getting some significant pay raises starting in July and heading into the new year. The Jackson County Budget Committee, made up of three commissioners and three residents, voted unanimously for the …

Truck crashes into Medford bank

MEDFORD, Ore. —  A Medford bank closed today after a truck crashed through the building taking out several panels of glass. It happened around 11 am at Evergreen Federal Bank on Crater Lake Avenue. There were two passengers in the truck at the …