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Oregon bill aims to pinpoint, eliminate police profiling

Salem, Ore. — A bill making it’s way through Salem could establish new state-wide policies and training for law enforcement. The proposal looks to eliminate profiling by requiring specific training while also keeping track of all police officer interactions; things some local departments …

Implicit bias education in Ashland

Ashland, Ore. — Many have heard of implicit bias. It’s a subconscious thought that can affect the decisions we make on issues of race, gender, religion and income. Southern Oregon University held an implicit bias meeting in Ashland to help educate the community. “We treat …

Man accused of racially based threat

Talent, Ore. — Rogue Valley police are on the lookout tonight, for a man accused of threatening a Talent man because of his race. Joseph Murdock is facing several charges of intimidation as well as disorderly conduct. According to court documents, in …

Trump selects Pence as running mate

(NBC) — NBC News has learned that Donald Trump is choosing Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his running mate. Pence flew to the New York area Thursday ahead of a planned Friday morning joint appearance in Manhattan. Pence was a congressman for …

Race to honor Rogue Valley runner

Medford, Ore. — A race in tribute to a Rogue Valley runner will be held this weekend. The first annual “Tutu Todd’s 10 Miler” will kick off this Saturday at 9:00 a.m. at the Lithia Park Band Shell. The race honors Tood …

New poll shows tight race for Oregon Governor

Salem, Ore. — A new poll released by Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Bud Pierce’s campaign shows Dr. Pierce and Governor Kate Brown are neck and neck. The numbers were released by his campaign staff this Thursday morning. The graph shows the governor holds …

Trump maintains South Carolina lead

Washington D.C. (NBC News) — South Carolina’s upcoming Republican primary remains a two-tiered contest. Donald Trump and Senator Ted Cruz are fighting to win, while the remaining GOP candidates are fighting to keep their campaigns alive. Trump is currently leading by 18 …

SOU students hold protest to address racial concerns

Ashland, Ore. — Southern Oregon University students, faculty, and community members are calling for an end to racism. Dozens gathered outside Stevenson Union Friday for a peaceful march around campus and through the streets of Ashland. Organizers say they want people to know racism …