Shanda Hurst

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Name: Shanda Hurst
Date registered: June 25, 2013

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  1. Man Eludes Police, Still Searching — October 21, 2014
  2. Bodies of 7 women found in Indiana — October 20, 2014
  3. Obamacare here to stay — October 20, 2014
  4. Web Extra:Oregon Candidates for Governor — October 20, 2014
  5. Out and About: Oct. 17-19th — October 16, 2014

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Man Eludes Police, Still Searching

MEDFORD, Ore.– Medford Police are searching for a man they said led them on a chase after a traffic stop. Police said 25-year-old Terrance Chavers was stopped just before midnight near Chestnit and 8th, Monday, in Medford. They said Chavers had a warrant out for a DUII, but refused to get out of the car … Continue reading »

Bodies of 7 women found in Indiana

(CNN) — An Indiana man told police he “messed up” by killing a woman in Hammond, then came clean, leading them to several more bodies in nearby Gary, Hammond Police Chief John Doughty said Monday. Doughty stopped short of calling Darren Deon Vann a suspected serial killer, but left the possibility open if police are … Continue reading »

Obamacare here to stay

Washington (CNN) — A repeal of President Barack Obama’s signature health care law is “not gonna happen” even if the GOP takes the Senate, Ohio Gov. John Kasich said. The Republican governor’s comments, in an interview with The Associated Press published Monday, are a major departure from the rest of his party — and stunning … Continue reading »

Web Extra:Oregon Candidates for Governor

Medford, Ore.– In just about two weeks we will find out the results of the 2014, November Election. Incumbent John Kitzhaber is up against Representative Dennis Richardson for the governor’s seat. Both Candidates talked with Newswatch 12 about some of the key issues for the state including the botched health exchange and Southern Oregon’s economy.

Out and About: Oct. 17-19th

Here is what you can do for the weekend of October 17th through 19th, when you head out and about. Zombies, monsters, and other creatures are starting to come out to play just a couple weeks before Halloween. Pyramid-head, the ghoulish janitor, creepy nurses and plenty of barbed wire. If you are familiar with these … Continue reading »

No Ebola Concerns at PDX

PORTLAND, Ore.– Health officials said there is no concern over the boy who showed up at the Portland International Airport on Wednesday, vomiting on a flight from Africa. Other sources are reporting that the boy likely vomited because he ate too much junk food, and had no signs of fever or other symptoms. After a … Continue reading »

Web Extra: Merkley and Wehby

  MEDFORD, Ore.– Senator Jeff Merkley and his challenger Dr. Monica Wehby have been two key players in the race for U.S. Senate during this November’s election. Each candidate spoke separately with Newswatch 12, and explains plans for Southern Oregon if elected, and their campaign so far.

Hayes Releases Statement on Property

EUGENE, Ore. — Less than a week after an illegal marriage was revealed, there’s another scandal for Governor Kitzhaber’s Fiancée, Cylvia Hayes. Hayes released a statement saying she lived on a property in Okanogan, Washington in 1997, meant to be used as a marijuana grow operation. A Florida man says he sold Hayes and another … Continue reading »

Hospital Staff Preparing for Flu Season

MEDFORD, Ore.– Providence Medford Medical Center is gearing up their employees and volunteers for flu season. The official start to flu season was September 28th, but health experts say they haven’t seen any cases of the flu yet here. They said more employees are opting for the flu shot this year. Any staff members who do … Continue reading »

Man Ruled “Guilty but Insane”

MEDFORD, Ore.– A man who threatened a driver with a knife and then car-jacked his van will spend a maximum of 20 years at the Oregon State Mental Hospital. Judge Barnack ruled Christopher Willard was guilty but insane on Wednesday. Medford Police said Willard jumped in the van at the intersection of Jackson Street and … Continue reading »

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