Stabbing Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

MEDFORD, Ore. — The man accused of stabbing a Medford woman to death earlier this month is entering a “not guilty” plea. Jose Valencia-Gaona is facing charges for murdering 38-year-old Maria Rodriguez outside her apartment. Monday, he appeared in court for an arraignment. Gaona’s attorney says they are ready for trial, so there will be … Continue reading »

Medford Stabbing Suspect Arraigned

MEDFORD, Ore. — The man accused of stabbing another man near Union Park is being held on a $500,000 bail. Adan Valdez appeared in the Jackson County Courtroom on Thursday for an arraignment. The judge set his pre-trial for July 1st. The 23-year-old is facing attempted murder charges. Police say last month Valdez confronted a … Continue reading »

Police Arrest Stabbing Suspect

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police arrested the man they believe went to great lengths to stab someone he didn’t even know. The investigation into last week’s stabbing on Plum Street led investigators to a home on the 800 block of West 13th Street. While there, detectives noticed that evidence that someone involved in the stabbing was … Continue reading »

Medford Police Assure Bike Path is Safe

MEDFORD, Ore. — Bike riders peddled along the Bear Creek Greenway Sunday afternoon, some avid about getting out as often as they can. Bike rider Lee Purkerson says he tries to get out and ride once a week and doesn’t worry about too much when cruising down the Greenway. “The only things that we have … Continue reading »