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'Tis the season for sharing and giving. One local non-profit does that all year long with the money raised from its biggest fundraiser, Boatnik.
The Eagle Point National Cemetery is just one of 1,600 cemeteries across the country covered in wreaths for Wreaths Across America day. It's to make sure those who have fallen aren't forgotten.
The Medford Police Department has confirmed a body was found at the Rogue Valley Country Club.
Illinois Valley Fire District says the fires happened on the 700 block of Lakeshore Avenue.
The prospect of a new Jackson County Jail is moving forward after the Central Point City Council voted unanimously to join the Jail Service District Thursday night. Joining the district will allow Central Point voters to vote 'yes' or 'no' should the jail make it to the May 2020 ballot.
Law enforcement from all over Siskiyou County made sure kids in the community have Christmas gifts to unwrap this year. The 5th annual 'Shop with a Cop' held Wednesday allowed 40 kids to buy whatever they wanted for Christmas.
Chief Deputy District Attorney for Josephine County Lisa Turner estimates attempted murder suspect Matthew Fanelli has refused to leave his cell and go to his court hearings between five and eight times. Friday, he refused to go to his Aid and Assist hearing, adding to the count.
In a 5-1 vote, the Ashland City Council voted to join the Jail Service District. Joining means council members voted to give its voters the opportunity to decide whether or not Jackson County need another jail during the next election.
Employees at Maple Ridge Senior Living in Ashland made 30 meals for 30 lower income and/or housebound seniors in Talent and Ashland. Then spent the afternoon driving around to deliver them and see how each senior was doing.
One local market, Mark-it 62 in White City, held its 6th annual Thanksgiving feed for veterans and first responders Thursday morning and into the afternoon.