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Friday is National Missing Children's Day - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

MEDFORD, Ore. — May 25th is National Missing Children’s Day, a day that honors families who are searching for a child that has yet to come home.

KOBI5.COM - 2018-05-25 06:25:26

Sheriff's Office Seeks Missing Woman in Josephine County

Erika Renee Hogg was last seen on May 17, walking in the 7800 block of Deer Creek Road, according to JCSO.

KDRV - 2018-05-24 14:36:00

Texas man gets 7 years in pot robbery

Ashton Shamar Garrett, 21, of Fort Worth, said little in Jackson County Circuit Court when he pleaded guilty to burglary, robbery and vehicle theft charges for his part in stealing several pounds of marijuana from a Central Point man in a robbery that involved a handgun, an AR-15 rifle and the victi

MEDFORD MAIL TRIBUNE - 2018-05-24 17:23:12

Thunderstorms should soon be behind us

In the wake of a handful of storm systems that brought thunderstorms to Jackson County Wednesday and Thursday afternoons and evenings, Jackson County should see only rain Friday, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Frederick Bunnag.

MEDFORD MAIL TRIBUNE - 2018-05-24 18:52:12

Oregon 'Weed Country' Couple Earn Tennessee Drug Charges

The U.S. attorney's office in Jackson says Michael and Tawni Boutin, of Medford, Oregon, face charges including manufacturing and possessing marijuana with the intent to distribute.


Medford gets thumbs up for growth plans

Medford cleared a major hurdle recently when state officials approved adding 4,046 acres to the city, pushing boundaries outward and paving the way for sizable tracts of houses around Centennial Golf Club and southeast Medford.

MEDFORD MAIL TRIBUNE - 2018-05-24 18:00:13

CA Medford, OR Zone Forecast

CA Medford, OR Zone Forecast for Monday, May 14, 2018—————904 FPUS56 KMFR 142137


Medford Police: Fentanyl Linked to Overdose Deaths

MEDFORD, Ore.-- Last month, Medford Police saw 10 fatal heroin overdoses in just seven weeks. It's now learning that three of those people that died had both heroin and fentanyl in their systems. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid previously only seen on the east coast. It's now all over the United Stat


Smart meters coming to the Rogue Valley - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

According to Pacific power, they’ll work this summer to replace about 88,000 old, aging electric meters in Medford, Central Point, Eagle Point, Butte Falls, Gold Hill, Jacksonville, Phoenix, Rogue River, Shady Cove and Talent. Installations in Josephine County will start this fall.

KOBI5.COM - 2018-05-24 16:30:46

What homeless? Small cities don't attract them like Medford, Ashland

Homeless problems have plagued Jackson County’s most populous cities, Medford and Ashland, while leaving smaller communities largely unscathed.

MEDFORD MAIL TRIBUNE - 2018-05-23 17:29:03

Spidey-kiss promposal by North Medford senior goes viral

In an homage to one of the superhero cinema’s most iconic kiss scenes, North Medford High School senior Adam Hazelton, 17, dressed head-to-toe as Spider-Man and hung upside-down from his east Medford garage for the Mary Jane Watson of his eye: 17-year-old Jenna McIntosh, also a North Medford senior

MEDFORD MAIL TRIBUNE - 2018-05-23 18:28:26

Carl's Jr., Black Rock to donate all proceeds to families of students killed in crash

Located across from one another off of Linn Road near Highway 62, Carl's Jr. and Black Rock Coffee are holding "proceeds days" to support the families of Lucy Tellez, Giselle Montano and Esmeralda Nava.

KTVL - 2018-05-23 18:37:55

Medford veteran gifted with new house - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

Neighbors, city leaders, and representatives from nearly 30 local organizations gifted Verschoor with a new place to call home.

KOBI5.COM - 2018-05-24 01:23:17

Cat killer sentenced to prison

Scott Raymond Elam, 29, pleaded guilty to first-degree aggravated animal abuse and fourth-degree assault. He received a two-year sentence for maliciously killing the cat, plus another two years for assaulting his girlfriend.

MEDFORD MAIL TRIBUNE - 2018-05-23 16:49:08

Missing 90-Year-Old Found by Search & Rescue Teams in Trail

TRAIL, Ore. — A missing 90-year-old Trail woman was found on Wednesday after several tense hours. June Myers was last seen at 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, before family members later discovered that she was missing.


Eagle Point Carl's Jr. Fundraising For Families of Crash Victims

One of the ways you can help give back to the families of Lucy Tellez, Gisselle Montano, and Esmeralda Nava is to come to the Carl's Jr. in Eagle Point this Friday.They'll be donating 100 percent of those foot sales to those families.

KDRV - 2018-05-23 23:06:00

Talent Truck Stop Planning Official Reopening

a 30-year prison sentence. we firstnow...and in the coming months. [a18]talent truck stop refurbished-ll pkg rachel says, "the talent truck stop is hoping to be up and running by this weekend. and although it's not everything they originally hoped for, there are still improvements." this has been a

KDRV - 2018-05-24 02:19:46

RC vehicle rules in Medford parks up for review - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

Right now, operating any remote controlled vehicle in a city park, whether it’s in the air or on the ground, is not allowed.

KOBI5.COM - 2018-05-24 03:47:33

Daughter of Fatal Crash Victim Urges Teens Not To Drive Under The Influence

Heidi Nelson says, "She was fun, she made people laugh, she was adventurous, its difficult because it still hasn’t hit us that she’s not coming back, it doesn’t feel like she’s not coming back."


New drug on the rise in Jackson Co. - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

It’s called fentanyl, a synthetic opioid that medical practitioners use in controlled doses as anesthesia or as painkillers for chronic pain. As an illicit drug however, it can ravage abusers due to it’s highly addictive nature.