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More deaths than births in some southern Oregon counties

Medford, Ore. — Deaths are outpacing births in several southern Oregon counties. That’s according to new numbers from Portland State University’s Population Research Center. But the region is still seeing an overall boost in population. “We’re growing,” regional economist Guy Tauer says of …

Part 1: Sex education in Oregon: is it working?

Medford, Ore. — Oregon is ranked nationally when it comes to reproductive health and rights. The state was one of only 5 in the country to receive an “A” in The Population Institutes annual report card, specifically citing Oregon’s comprehensive sex education …

Four hikers rescued from Mt. McLoughlin

https://youtu.be/pCvRvtP6PT0 Jackson County, Ore.- Four hikers from Central Point were rescued from Mt. McLoughlin Friday morning. The hikers became lost Thursday and spent the night on the mountain. 30 searchers from Jackson County, Josephine County and Klamath County search and rescue teams …

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 …