• Fire at Hillsboro Power Substation

    Fire at Hillsboro Power Substation

    March 6, 2015

    A fire broke out at a power substation west of Portland, sending a plume of black smoke into the sky. Hillsboro Fire & Rescue said Friday afternoon the blaze continues to burn, but it's contained. Firefighters are monitoring it.

    Oregon Snowpack at Record Low

    Oregon Snowpack at Record Low

    March 6, 2015

    Oregon's snowpack is at record lows around the state, and the outlook for a warm and dry spring makes it unlikely things will improve much. One near Mount Bachelor has just 6 inches of snow, for 10 percent of average.

    New Oregon Secretary of State Named

    New Oregon Secretary of State Named

    March 6, 2015

    A former top aide to U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley will be taking over as Oregon's secretary of state. Gov. Kate Brown announced that Jeanne Atkins will succeed her in the job, which Brown left to become governor when John Kitzhaber resigned in an ethics scandal.

    Women Sue Over 1969 Sex Abuse Allegation

    Women Sue Over 1969 Sex Abuse Allegation

    March 6, 2015

    Three women who say they were sexually abused by a sixth-grade teacher 45 years ago have sued the Oregon school district that employed him. The school is now part of the Three Rivers School District. Its superintendent has not returned messages.

    18-Year-Old Killed After Car Broke Down

    18-Year-Old Killed After Car Broke Down

    March 6, 2015

    Oregon State Police troopers say 18-year-old Seth Gunn of Roseburg was hit and killed late last night while trying to get help for his broken down vehicle.

    Second Phase of Operation Gold Card

    Second Phase of Operation Gold Card

    March 6, 2015

    The Klamath County Sheriff's Office says it's been working on the second phase of Operation Gold Card. Officers say suspects were using their Oregon Trail cards at the Mi Pueblo restaurant to get cash instead of food.

    University of Oregon Tuition Increased

    University of Oregon Tuition Increased

    March 6, 2015

    The University of Oregon board of trustees has voted to increase tuition - by 3.8 percent for Oregon residents and 3.7 percent for out-of-staters. The protesters rallied to the front of the room, circled the board's table.

    UO Wraps Up Vaccination Clinic

    UO Wraps Up Vaccination Clinic

    March 6, 2015

    The University of Oregon finished its mass vaccination clinic on campus Thursday. As of Thursday afternoon, the university says more than 6,000 students have been vaccinated with the first dose of the meningitis vaccine.

    Driver in Deadly Crash Speaks

    Driver in Deadly Crash Speaks

    March 6, 2015

    The driver involved in a crash that killed three children at 54th and Main in Springfield says he hasn’t wanted to drive since that day and has been relying on his son to get him around.

    Neighbors Remember Fire Victims

    Neighbors Remember Fire Victims

    March 5, 2015

    The fire that claimed the lives of a four year old and her grandparents Wednesday morning, all started as a call from someone asking if there was a controlled burn. Neighbors could not help tearing up when describing the Landers and their grandchildren

    2015 Fire Season Early & Severe

    2015 Fire Season Early & Severe

    March 5, 2015

    Wildfire suppression and prevention specialists warn without an enormous amount of spring snow this fire season could break even more records than the last two years.

    Ruch School, Fire Dept. Team Up

    Ruch School, Fire Dept. Team Up

    March 5, 2015

    The Applegate Valley is looking to get an early start on fire prevention this year, beginning with the kids at Ruch Community School.

    Young Kids Found Ouside North Walmart

    Young Kids Found Ouside North Walmart

    March 5, 2015

    Two residents have been cited after literally leaving their 3, 7 and 9 year old children out in the cold. According to Medford Police, a citizen found the children outside the North Medford Walmart at 4:00 A.M. Thursday morning in 30 degree weather.

    One of Two Stolen Dogs Recovered

    One of Two Stolen Dogs Recovered

    March 5, 2015

    One of two dogs stolen from the Josephine County Animal Shelter has been recovered, and a suspect in the burglary is behind bars. Last month Josephine County Sheriff's Deputies responded to report of a break in at the shelter.

    Man Accused of Assaulting Stranger

    Man Accused of Assaulting Stranger

    March 5, 2015

    A man is in jail accused of sexually assaulting a stranger. Justin McCall, 26, is facing sex abuse charges.

    Child to Cops: “Thank you for saving me”

    Child to Cops: "Thank you for saving me"

    March 4, 2015

    Officer Jesse Lorentz and Officer Kasen Perkins received a standing ovation at Wednesday's Grants Pass City Council meeting as they were honored with the “Medal of Merit” for their quick thinking under pressure when a little girl was in danger.

    Accused Murderer Claims Wrong Identity

    Accused Murderer Claims Wrong Identity

    March 4, 2015

    A hearing will soon decide whether the man accused of murder in rural Siskiyou County, is indeed Mathew Baker. He was in court, Wednesday, for the second day in a row to decide whether he will be extradited back to California.

    Four Year Old, Grandparents Die in Fire

    Four Year Old, Grandparents Die in Fire

    March 4, 2015

    An early morning fire outside of Brookings city limits took the lives of three people, including a four year old girl, Wednesday. The Brookings Police Department said they responded to reports of a mobile home fire on Dodge Avenue just before 4 a.m.

    Man Pays Impound Fee, Steals Money Back

    Man Pays Impound Fee, Steals Money Back

    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.