Rape at RCC; Suspect in Custody

MEDFORD, Ore. — Juan Holman-Ramirez is in the Jackson County Jail after he forcefully raped and sodomized a 24-year old female victim on Thursday. The victim went to Providence Hospital for injuries received during the rape, she was treated and released. The investigation revealed that on January 30th, the victim met Ramirez while walking in … Continue reading »

A State Of Emergency for Medford Schools

MEDFORD, Ore.- The Medford School District is declaring a state of emergency in response to a possible strike by the teachers union. Superintendent released a statement today saying the emergency resolutions allow the school to authorize procedures to ensure school will continue to operate. It also prohibits picketing on school property or at any entry … Continue reading »

Dredging Underway For 1st Time in Years

PORT ORFORD, Ore. — The day’s catch was hoisted up for one Port Orford fisherman, who beat the high tide rush that has become the norm at the port of Port Orford. The port hasn’t received its needed annual dredging since federal funding stopped in 2010, leaving high tide the only time the dozens of … Continue reading »

Valley Fog Continues, Sunny Aloft

Meteorologist Marisa Woloszyn’s Forecast Discussion: High pressure remains in control for the rest of the week. This will keep skies mostly clear aloft, with areas at higher elevations getting into the mid to upper 40s by the afternoon Thursday and Friday. Clear skies will cause fog to develop in the valleys overnight, which will be … Continue reading »

8 Businesses Burglarized in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police responded to 8 business burglaries that occurred overnight and into the morning hours in the Medford area. There is no suspect information right now, but Police think that several of the cases are the work of the same suspect. The businesses burglarized last night were the following: • Weldon’s Cleaner, 930 … Continue reading »

Hotel Donates to Local Pet Organization

MEDFORD, Ore. — A local organization which aims to help homeless dogs and their owners got a big donation, thanks to a hotel’s re-model. The Comfort Inn in Medfrod donated bedding from 52 rooms to Tail Waggers Rescue. The donation is so large, the organization’s founder, who works out of her car, has only made … Continue reading »

Man Beats, Rapes, and Sodomizes Woman

MEDFORD, Ore. — A man is behind bars after assaulting, raping, and then sodomizing a woman Friday at about 5:00 p.m. Medford Police were sent to a report of an assault in the 1200 block of Sunset Avenue in Medford and when they arrived they spoke with the 30-year old victim who was at a … Continue reading »

Hit and Run Suspect Arrested

MEDFORD, Ore. — A car chase resulted in an arrest early Wednesday morning. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a hit and run that had occurred at 7:50 a.m. on Highway 140 near East Antelope Road. A gold, 1989 Honda Prelude hit a Garner Tree Service Truck and then took off. A Sheriff’s … Continue reading »

Third Suspect in Jail after Robbery

MEDFORD, Ore. — A third suspect has been arrested in the armed robbery of Stewart Market on Saturday. Cole Alexander Ziegler, 19, was arrested Tuesday evening at his residence in the 200 block of Haven Street, he was taken into custody without incident. Medford Police say they believe Ziegler actively participated in the planning and … Continue reading »

Help for Potential Home Buyers

MEDFORD, Ore. — Some homes on the market in Medford and throughout the Rogue Valley sit for sale but may needs repairs. While the added cost of updating roofing or siding can turn of some home buyers, local lenders say there is a loan underutilized that can be applied. “It’s a great tool for first … Continue reading »

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