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Kids No Longer Stay Overnight at Siskiyou County Corrections Center

YREKA, Calif. -- The Charlie Byrd Youth Corrections Center is no longer detaining kids overnight. Since the Probation Office started using social outreach programs it saw a drastic decline in kids being detained. In August of 2017 there were only two kids. Scroll for more content... Now, it is a

KDRV - 2018-03-24 00:26:00


Klamath Falls, Ore. - The proposed removal of four dams from the Klamath River could begin later than expected. The John C. Boyle, Copco 1 and 2, and Irongate dams are all targeted for removal. A group of about 40 people attended a meeting at Oregon Tech Tuesday evening for updates on the effort. Da


FBI seeks public's help finding wanted man with ties to Oregon

Medford, Ore.- The FBI is asking for the public's help finding a man it says has called its offices hundreds of times. During a handful of calls, he's accused of threatening to kill people. According to the FBI, Shawn Frederick Weatherhead has called its Public Access Line in Clarksburg, West Virgin

KOBI5.COM - 2018-03-22 23:58:52

Gas prices soar in Southern Oregon

Medford, Ore.- You may experience sticker shock the next time you fill your gas tank. According to AAA, demand for gasoline in U.S. is at the highest level on record for March and that's causing higher prices across the nation, but especially in Oregon. The national average has increased four cents


Single Vehicle Rollover in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Ore.-- OSP is investigating a single vehicle rollover. It happened Thursday evening on Highway 238 in Jacksonville. The driver of a green Subaru somehow lost control of the car and went off the road, rolling into a ditch. ODOT, OSP, and Applegate Fire responded. ODOT says the driver i

KDRV - 2018-03-23 06:23:00

Disabled Veteran hit in the face by stranger

Central Point, Ore.- A veteran is recovering after a man followed him home Tuesday afternoon, before punching him multiple times in the face. Tom Wike was on his way home when a motorcyclist pulled into his driveway. "Made a left into my driveway and I looked into my mirror, and I'm like 'what does

KOBI5.COM - 2018-03-23 03:56:50

Local driver a national finalist

The National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) recently presented Recology driver Dean Koch with a 2018 Driver of the Year Award for his dedication to safety and his community. Koch, based in McMinnville, has recently celebrated his 40th anniversary with Recology. In Ashland, well-known Recolog

ASHLAND DAILY TIDINGS - 2018-03-24 02:06:57

Fill your basket at an Easter egg hunt

Subscribed, but don't have a login? The Easter Bunny gets some help this year when North State organizations host their annual egg hunts. Event planners warn participants to be prompt. The hunts are usually over a few minutes after they start. Most hunts have more than one age group. Events are BYOB

RECORD SEARCHLIGHT - 2018-03-23 16:33:47

Fire crews investigating downtown Medford fire

MEDFORD, Ore.-- Medford fire crews are investigating a structure fire on West Main Street. Fire crews say they were able to put the fire out quickly but it had potential to grow. They ventilated it with fans. The fire started on the first floor of a four-story building. There is some smoke and fire


Police: Man inhaled keyboard cleaner, crashed

A Medford man with a history of DUII convictions is facing new charges after police say he inhaled compressed gas from a can of computer keyboard spray cleaner and crashed into two vehicles. Marc Angel Alvirez, 27, of the 400 block of Plum Street, pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of driving u


Man gets nearly 13 years for Purple Parrot robbery

A Central Point man will spend more than a dozen years in federal prison for robbing a Medford lottery deli of $500 at gunpoint. Justin Douglas Jones, 42, was sentenced to 155 months Tuesday in U.S. District Court for the June 30, 2015, armed robbery of a Purple Parrot at 1913 Delta Waters Road. Jon


City agrees to buy Briscoe School, but questions remain

The city of Ashland has approved a $2 million deal to acquire the Briscoe School property on North Main Street for uses yet to decided with funding it has yet to finalize. The deal between Ashland School District, the city of Ashland and Ashland Parks and Recreation has been brewing for several mon

ASHLAND DAILY TIDINGS - 2018-03-23 03:19:00

Multiple vehicles collide on Interstate 5 between Talent, Phoenix

(KTVL/Sarina Sandoval) Early Wednesday morning, multiple vehicles crashed with each other along Interstate 5 near milepost 22. That crash occurred between Talent and Phoenix. Initially, both northbound lanes were closed due to the crash, but one has opened. This is a developing story. Stay with News