Deadly Deer Disease Hits Rogue Valley

MEDFORD, Ore. — A deadly deer disease is sweeping the Rogue Valley. Since January, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife experts estimate 100 deer have died because of the disease. It’s called adenovirus hemorrhagic disease, or AHD, and was first detected in the southern Oregon two decades ago, but it is more prevalent this year … Continue reading »

Cougar Stalks Local Hunter

NEAR RUCH, Ore. — On day one of Western Oregon’s deer hunting season a cougar stalked a man hunting on property south of Cantrall Buckley County Park. The cougar was about 15 feet away and the hunter was forced to shoot the animal with his rifle. Oregon State Police say the man’s response was legitimate. … Continue reading »

OSP Offering Reward Against Poachers

MEDFORD, Ore. — Oregon State Police is asking for your help to catch several poachers in the area. Troopers found a headless elk left on rancheria road in the butte falls area several weeks ago. In a second incident, two elk were found near Butte Falls Highway. That same day troopers found two black-tailed bucks … Continue reading »