VA Town Hall Held Thursday Night

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — The Southern Oregon Veterans Affairs Town Hall meeting will be held tonight.  However, it will be held at a new location that some say would be more neutral and accommodating. Unlike previous meetings that were held on the VA campus. Tonight’s meeting will be at the Jackson County Roads and Parks … Continue reading »

Power Lines Pulled Down on Table Rock Rd

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Power lines were pulled down onto Table Rock Road Tuesday afternoon, causing some delays for drivers. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said a semi truck was turning onto the road when the top of the trailer got caught up in the power lines. Power was temporarily shut off in the area, … Continue reading »

Pipe Bomb Detonated at Western Tow

MEDFORD, Ore.– Police detonated a pipe bomb on Table Rock road, Tuesday afternoon. They said a report of a suspicious package came in around 2:15 p.m in the parking lot of Western Tow. Police said it was covered with a milk crate and they were unsure what it was at first. After detonation they determined … Continue reading »

Neighbors on High Alert After Burglaries

MEDFORD, Ore. — Police are on the search for the person responsible for two burglaries on Table Rock Road. The burglaries happened just hours apart and are just blocks away from each other. Medford Police said it already heavily patrols the area, but officers are on even higher alert looking for anything suspicious. Neighbors in … Continue reading »

Work Begins on Table Rock Road

MEDFORD, Ore. — Table Rock Road will see some big changes over the next few months as road crews begin work to improve traffic. Construction crews are widening Table Rock Road north of Vilas Road, adding a left turn lane and widening the shoulders in order to speed up traffic between White City and Medford. … Continue reading »

Neighbors React to Stabber Arrest

MEDFORD, Ore. — A small memorial is set up in Maria Rodriguez’s honor at her apartment off of Table Rock Road.   A candle, flowers, and a picture set on the doorstep.  With the murder suspect now behind bars, neighbors said feel relieved. “I’m thrilled he’s been caught,” said Diana Starr. Up until this point, residents said they … Continue reading »

Stabbing Investigation Closes Road

Police say a fight escalated into a stabbing in Medford late Friday night. Around 9:00 p.m. police closed part of Table Rock Road between Airport Road and where Biddle Road loops around toward Central Point. Officers tell NewsWatch 12 the suspect likely ditched the knife which is why they sent out the K-9 unit to … Continue reading »

Structure Burns in Central Point

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — One person suffered minor injuries after a fire burns in a Central Point home. Fire District 3 officials are still determining what caused the fire. Crews arrived to find the bedroom where the fire started. They also found flames along the hallway and bathroom of the home. Everyone made it out … Continue reading »