New Gender-Neutral Homecoming Tradition

ASHLAND, Ore. — Students at Ashland High School said their Homecoming traditions are not representative of their generation. At Friday’s annual football game the high school will crown three students as “The Grizzly Royalty” instead of selecting a Homecoming king and queen. Traditionally every high school class crowns a king and queen at the annual … Continue reading »

Not Enough Signatures for Recall

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A petition to recall Josephine County Commissioner Cherryl Walker does not qualify for the November ballot this election, according to the County Clerk’s office. The signature verification process has been completed and it was released Thursday that the petition did not meet the minimum requirements to be put on the ballot.

Suspected Bank Robber Caught

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police have arrested 63-year old Gerald Schram in connection with the bank robbery at U.S. Bank on Court St. Wednesday. Medford Police were able to track Schram down based on witnesses descriptions of him given Wednesday. Schram recently walked away from the Jackson County Work Release Center and also had an outstanding … Continue reading »

Police Forced to Shoot Bear in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police officers were forced to shoot a bear in a residential neighborhood early Thursday morning. At about 4:10 a.m., officers were notified of a black bear in the Washington Elementary School area. The bear was reported to have been going through trash cans in the area. When police arrived, the bear … Continue reading »

Attorney General Eric Holder Resigning

(CNN) — Attorney General Eric Holder announced Thursday he is stepping down after six years as head of the Justice Department. Holder is the nation’s 82nd Attorney General and first African-American to hold the office. He will stay in the position until his successor is confirmed by the senate. President Obama will hold a White … Continue reading »

Man Wanted for Abduction in Court

(CNN) — The man wanted for abduction in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham appeared in a Texas courtroom Thursday morning. Jesse Matthew, 32, was arrested on a beach near Galveston, TX Wednesday. Police believe he is the last person seen with Graham when she vanished nearly two weeks ago. The … Continue reading »

It’s Raining! It’s Pouring!

MEDFORD, Ore. — Most of southern Oregon is still in either in a severe or extreme drought, and to change that, a series of rain events need to occur. In this situation, snow pack remains exceptionally important, and we’re going to have to have a very wet winter to even think about getting out of … Continue reading »

Rain Pours on Onion Mountain Fire

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Rain continues to fall on the OnionĀ  Mountain Fire and the National Weather Service in Medford estimates the amount of rain that has fallen in the past day is equivalent to 20,000 bucket drops. Containment is officially listed at 80% but fire officials believe the end has come. “This rain, it … Continue reading »

Bank Robber Pedals Away on Green Bike

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police reported at 2:24 p.m. Wednesday, they responded to a bank robbery at the U.S. Bank at 1242 Court Street. The suspect threatened he had a handgun and got away with an undisclosed amount of cash. He’s described as a white male in his 50s, 6’0”, grey hair, and had a … Continue reading »

Burned Areas at Risk of Flash Flooding

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Ca. — Crews and equipment were pulled out of the Happy Camp Complex over the past few days to prepare for rain and flooding. Even though crews are not actively working on the burned areas, they are monitoring the rain. It rained consistently at the Happy Camp Complex Tuesday. Rain was running down … Continue reading »

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