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Local serial bank robbers sentenced

EUGENE, Ore. – A southern Oregon couple was sentenced for robbing six local banks. The Department of Justice said on January 27, 2017, John Steven Shepard of Trail robbed the Evergreen Bank in Rogue River. He made off with nearly $2,000 in …

Medford police looking for theft suspect

MEDFORD, Ore. – Police are trying to track down a suspect wanted in connection with a $100,000 theft case. The Medford Police Department said 58-year-old Randall Lee Thomas has several outstanding felony warrants for a theft that officers have been investigating since …

Horse rescued thanks to new equipment, training

TRAIL, Ore. – Local first responders were able to put some new training into practice during a recent animal rescue operation. This past weekend, deputies with the Jackson County  Sheriff’s Office teamed up with 13 search and rescue team members to rescue …

Mountain biker found dead on trail near Ashland

Update (02-06-2018 2:07 p.m.): The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office determined the death of a mountain biker on an Ashland trail was accidental. Apparently, the 56-year-old man sustained significant head trauma during a fall from his bike. He was wearing a helmet at …