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Drug Take Back Day: find a location near you

Nationwide — Law enforcement agencies across the country will be taking back your old or unused prescription drugs this weekend. On Saturday, April 27th, local agencies are partnering with the DEA to take potentially dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs off …

Medford names Scott Clauson next Police Chief

Medford, Ore — Medford City Manager Brian Sjothun named Medford Police Deputy Chief Scott Clauson its next police chief Thursday evening. Chief Clauson (pictured here being sworn in as Deputy Chief in 2016) will replace Chief Randy Sparacino when he retires August …

Talent man reported missing

TALENT, Ore.   — The Talent Police Department is looking for a local man that’s been missing for several months. 33- year old Nathan Karpowicz was last seen in the Talent area last November. He is described as a white man, 6’2″ tall, …

High speed chase ends in Josephine County

Update: 2/24/19 6:35 p.m. –  Oregon State Police said Fanelli was taken into custody around 6:45 p.m. Saturday. Captain Timothy Fox with OSP said there are other suspects involved in this case. “There is a third person that I know was a suspect …

Ashland police seek suspected business vandal

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Ashland Police Department is asking the community for help identifying and locating the man in these photos.  They believe he vandalized businesses in the Downtown area.  No further details were immediately available.  If you know who he is, …

New plans for old Medford fire station

MEDFORD, Ore. — What was once home to first responders, could now be a home to a new neighborhood center in West Medford. “We envision this place being a dynamic part of the neighborhood,” said Matt Sweeney of Youth71Five Ministries, kids will …