• Man Pays Impound Fee, Steals Back Money

    Man Pays Impound Fee, Steals Back Money

    March 4, 2015

    A man is in jail reportedly for stealing back his money after paying to get his car out of impound, Wednesday.

    Accident Sends Woman to the Hospital

    Accident Sends Woman to the Hospital

    March 4, 2015

    A woman was taken to the hospital for possible serious injuries after a two vehicle collision earlier today. It happened just before 10:00 A.M. in the 3000 block of S. Pacific Highway. According to police, one driver turned left onto Highway 99 and was hit by a car driving north.

    Police Seek Help Finding Missing Woman

    Police Seek Help Finding Missing Woman

    March 4, 2015

    Police in Klamath Falls are looking for a woman missing for more than a month. According to police, 35-year-old Alicia Christine Scott disappeared from the Klamath Falls area on Thursday, January 22nd. Apparently she has family in the Bend area, but has not contacted them since she disappeared.

    Victim of Village Circle Fire Arrested

    Victim of Village Circle Fire Arrested

    March 4, 2015

    A woman burned by a house fire on Village Circle late last month is now out of the hospital - and in the Jackson County Jail. The fire happened on Friday, February 20th. Medford Fire-Rescue investigators said the fire started on an electric cook top in the kitchen.

    Boy Donates Hair to Cancer Patients

    Boy Donates Hair to Cancer Patients

    March 4, 2015

    A Eugene boy is proving you’re never too young to make a difference.

    CDC Researching at UO Vaccine Clinic

    CDC Researching at UO Vaccine Clinic

    March 4, 2015

    The University of Oregon says it’s working to spread the word about this week’s mass immunization clinics through social media and word of mouth with students.

    Family Surprised with Car by Community

    Family Surprised with Car by Community

    March 3, 2015

    The picture of a six-year-old Grants Pass boy who was put in detention for being tardy to school has had thousands of shares, likes, and comments.

    Erickson Inc. CEO Announces Retirement

    Erickson Inc. CEO Announces Retirement

    March 3, 2015

    The President and CEO of Erickson Incorporated announced Tuesday, it's President and CEO, Udo Rieder, will be retiring from the company.

    Police Make Plans For K9 Units

    Police Make Plans For K9 Units

    March 3, 2015

    Law enforcement is in the process of creating a plan for using drug dogs once recreational marijuana becomes legal in July. Medford Police said the department is looking at options for dealing with dogs trained to sniff out marijuana.

    HealthWatch: Women’s Health Insurance

    HealthWatch: Women's Health Insurance

    March 3, 2015

    A bill moving through the Oregon Legislature could require insurance providers to cover all types of women's reproductive services.

    Murder Suspect Second Court Appearance

    Murder Suspect Second Court Appearance

    March 3, 2015

    The man accused of murder in a rural area of Siskiyou County will appear in court again Wednesday. Mathew Baker was arraigned Tuesday in the Jackson County Circuit Court on a fugitive complaint.

    Officers Honored for Saving Little Girl

    Officers Honored for Saving Little Girl

    March 3, 2015

    Police say when the mother opened the door, she pointed the knife at police as if it were a gun then turned back to to her child with the weapon.

    Volunteers Speak Out for Red Cross Month

    Volunteers Speak Out for Red Cross Month

    March 3, 2015

    A Red Cross volunteer notes nearly ten years of service, both locally and throughout the country.

    WEB EXTRA: Officers Save 6-year-old Girl

    WEB EXTRA: Officers Save 6-year-old Girl

    March 3, 2015

    Body cameras on two Grants Pass police officers capture the moments leading up to a 6-year-old girl who later told them "thank you for saving me."

    Harry & David Appoints New President

    Harry & David Appoints New President

    March 3, 2015

    After a year of major change and restructuring at Harry and David, the company now has a new President. Harry and David was acquired by 1-800-Flowers.com in October of 2014, followed by the departure of CEO and President Craig Johnson last month.

    Murder Victim Name Released

    Murder Victim Name Released

    March 3, 2015

    Siskiyou County Officials are releasing the name of the man who was murdered, Monday. They said 60-year-old Dale Bowen of Mount Shasta was attacked in his home on Birch Ln. in the vicinity of Truck Village Dr. in the early morning hours.

    American held in East Timor Headed Home

    American held in East Timor Headed Home

    March 3, 2015

    An American woman, jailed for months in a small southeast Asian nation, is finally heading home. According to Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley, Stacey Addison left east Timor Monday.

    UO Holds Sex Assault Forum

    UO Holds Sex Assault Forum

    March 3, 2015

    Students, employees, and community members attended a forum at The Ford Alumni Center on the University of Oregon campus, to discuss sexual assaults on campus.

    UO Works to Vaccinate Students

    UO Works to Vaccinate Students

    March 3, 2015

    mass effort is underway on the University of Oregon campus to get 22,000 students vaccinated by the end of the week.

    Gold Hill Considers Surveillance Cameras

    Gold Hill Considers Surveillance Cameras

    March 2, 2015

    The city of Gold Hill met Monday night to talk about funding for cameras on streets in the main part of town. With no immediate law enforcement in the city, Gold Hill is looking for other ways to document when crimes happen.

    The Valley School Holds Info Session

    The Valley School Holds Info Session

    March 2, 2015

    A new charter school looking to open in Medford hosted an information session in the city Monday night. This charter school would be joining others in the area giving other options to help with waiting lists.

    Medford Seeks New School Health Center

    Medford Seeks New School Health Center

    March 2, 2015

    The Medford School District is seeking the public's input into the establishment of a health clinic in a Medford High School.

    Jackson County Master Recyclers Class

    Jackson County Master Recyclers Class

    March 2, 2015

    You can learn how to become a Master Recycler with a course through Rogue Disposal and Recycling.

    HeathWatch: Rheumatoid Arthritis

    HeathWatch: Rheumatoid Arthritis

    March 2, 2015

    New medications are making it easier to live with the painful symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis.

    Josephine County New DA Sworn In

    Josephine County New DA Sworn In

    March 2, 2015

    Josephine County has a new district attorney, after the swearing in of new DA Ryan Mulkins. Mulkins had been the deputy district attorney in Josephine County for eight-years, handling primarily child sex abuse cases.

    Murder Suspect Captured in Talent

    Murder Suspect Captured in Talent

    March 2, 2015

    Law enforcement confirms the suspect sought for murder out of Siskiyou County has been taken into custody by Talent Police.

    Crash Kills 19 Year Old in Grants Pass

    Crash Kills 19 Year Old in Grants Pass

    March 2, 2015

    The Grants Pass Dept. of Public Safety is investigating a car crash that killed a 19 year old woman, and left two others injured. On Sunday night, officers responded to reports of a car crash on NE 9th St. north of NE Steiger, in an area commonly known as the "camel humps".

    UO Sexual Assault Forum

    UO Sexual Assault Forum

    March 2, 2015

    EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is hosting a forum Monday night on how to prevent sexual assault on campus and also how to support survivors.

    UO Vaccination Clinics Begin Monday

    UO Vaccination Clinics Begin Monday

    March 2, 2015

    EUGENE, Ore. — The University of Oregon is preparing for the mass vaccination clinics that start Monday.

    Tips for Protecting Pets in Fires

    Tips for Protecting Pets in Fires

    March 1, 2015

    Animal experts say losing animals in fires sometimes cannot be avoided, but there are some steps pet owners can take to give pets the best chance.

    Residential Debris Burning Season Starts

    Residential Debris Burning Season Starts

    March 1, 2015

    Starting Sunday. March 1st, residential burning of yard trimmings, leaves and brush is allowed outside of city limits.

    Facebook Group Hosts Clean Up Event

    Facebook Group Hosts Clean Up Event

    March 1, 2015

    A Medford woman is using the power of Facebook to help clean up her community. Two months ago, Brooke DeBore and her friend were jogging down Biddle and noticed a large amount of trash along the side of the roadway.

    Ski Events at Mt. Ashland

    Ski Events at Mt. Ashland

    March 1, 2015

    Sunday marked day two of the Keiser Cup, in memory of outdoor enthusiast and ski racer Mark Keiser. In the late 1990's, Keiser died from a work related accident. This weekend serves as a way to remember him and gives people the opportunity to race in his memory every year.

    Businesses Hold Fundraiser for Family

    Businesses Hold Fundraiser for Family

    March 1, 2015

    It’s a tragic situation that has caught the attention of not only community members, but local businesses as well. They say they’re hoping to help the Hudson family through donations in this time of need.

    Follow Up on Sightings of Missing Teen

    Follow Up on Sightings of Missing Teen

    March 1, 2015

    Ocala Police in Florida confirm they have received about seven tips that Hannah Thomas-Garner has been spotted in the Ocala area. The latest one said the teen was seen at a Walmart on Silver Springs Boulevard near the Ocala National Forest.

    Felony Assault in a Domestic Dispute

    Felony Assault in a Domestic Dispute

    March 1, 2015

    CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. -- A man is in the Josephine County Jail today after a felony assault in a domestic dispute.

    OSU Library Porn Star Shares Her Story

    OSU Library Porn Star Shares Her Story

    March 1, 2015

    The worldwide sensation started at the OSU Valley Library, where 19-year-old Kendra Sunderland was caught for live-streaming a pornographic show. On Friday, Sunderland talked about her financial situation, her family’s support, and her dreams growing up.

    Girls Rock! Event Empowers Young Girls

    Girls Rock! Event Empowers Young Girls

    February 28, 2015

    Saturday marked the seventh year for an event empowering young girls and advocating for women's equality. Girls Rock! is a fun-filled day for girls ages 9-13 with a parent or adult.

    2nd Annual Rogue Valley Crush Camp

    2nd Annual Rogue Valley Crush Camp

    February 28, 2015

    Hundreds of kids came out for the second annual Crush Fundamentals Football Camp Saturday. The Southern Oregon University football team and coaches from around the Rogue Valley were out at the U.S. Cellular Fields again this year to teach kids the fundamentals and safety of football.

    Community Supported Agriculture Sign Ups

    Community Supported Agriculture Sign Ups

    February 28, 2015

    Farms from around the country are celebrating National Community Supported Agriculture or CSA Sign-Up Day on February 28. The day encourages food consumers to buy a share of their local farm's harvest for the 2015 season.

    Graffiti Arrests in Medford

    Graffiti Arrests in Medford

    February 28, 2015

    Heath Sartin and Jason Wilton were both arrested for their involvement in several non-gang related graffiti cases. Since the total cost of damages is more than $750, the two are facing felony charges of first degree criminal mischief.

    Fire Destroys Trailer Home in White City

    Fire Destroys Trailer Home in White City

    February 28, 2015

    Two people are in the hospital after a double-wide trailer home was completely engulfed in a fire Saturday morning in White City. The fire happened just before 11 a.m. at a mobile home park in the 2000 block of Falcon Street.

    Oregon Vaccine Exemption Ban Considered

    Oregon Vaccine Exemption Ban Considered

    February 28, 2015

    Parents who want to maintain the right to refuse vaccinations for their children are mounting a strong fight against an Oregon bill that takes aim at the state's highest-in-the-nation rate of non-medical vaccine exemptions.

    Domestic Disturbance Lands Two in Jail

    Domestic Disturbance Lands Two in Jail

    February 28, 2015

    Police first responded to a reported disturbance on NE 11th Street in the early morning hours on Saturday. There, police report Danitra R. Brown accused her boyfriend, Nathaniel Holleman, of choking her in front of their children. Brown also told police she had stabbed Holleman earlier in the day.

    Attempted Deputy Elude

    Attempted Deputy Elude

    February 28, 2015

    CENTRAL POINT, Ore -- Two people are in the Jackson County Jail after attempting to elude deputies.

    OSF: Behind the Curtain – Opening Night

    OSF: Behind the Curtain - Opening Night

    February 27, 2015

    The very first official show of the 2015 season is "Much Ado About Nothing." The Shakespearean comedy was sold out as of Friday afternoon, as was "Pericles" and "Guys and Dolls." The world premiere of "Fingersmith" on Sunday had only four remaining seats.

    Mt. A Looks to Diversify Activities

    Mt. A Looks to Diversify Activities

    February 27, 2015

    In about a week, people will have one more thing to do at Mt. Ashland on Saturdays. Starting March 7th, Mt. Ashland will have the Live on Mt. Ashland concert series every Saturday afternoon for five weeks.

    Suspect Accused of Harassing Police

    Suspect Accused of Harassing Police

    February 27, 2015

    On Thursday, police report 35-year-old Aaron L. Berry allegedly called 911 to report that "someone was trespassing" at an off-duty officer's home on Seventh St. and "needed backup." An officer was dispatched to Rogue River police chief Ken Lewis' residence.

    HealthWatch: Statin Health Benefits

    HealthWatch: Statin Health Benefits

    February 27, 2015

    Statin medication is shown to not only reduce heart attack risk but also cut down the risk of getting certain forms of cancer.

    Girls Rock! Saturday Grants Pass Event

    Girls Rock! Saturday Grants Pass Event

    February 27, 2015

    The 7th annual Girls Rock! will be held at Grants Pass High School on Saturday, Feb 28th from 8:30 - 3:00. NewsWatch12's Kirstin O'Connor spoke with an organizer about the free event for girls ages 9 - 13.