Breaking News from Medford OR
Find the latest Medford OR News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Medford's Cracker Barrel now hiring - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2
MEDFORD, Ore. – Cracker Barrel’s new Medford location isn’t opening for a few more months, but the restaurant is hiring right now.
Lawyer: Murder suspect was too drunk to waive Miranda rights
Susan Marie King, 56, scheduled to stand trial next week in her husband’s homicide, was too intoxicated to waive her Miranda rights after her capture near the scene of the crime, her lawyers argued in court documents filed Aug. 10 in Jackson County Circuit Court.
Medford School District enhances security for all schools
The new system includes video and sound, which allows staff to see, hear, and talk to people before letting them in the school.
A new wine bar hits downtown Medford
It is called Rogue Grape and the Owner, Natasha Hopkins, says it will represent all wineries in the area.
Medford airport sees more than 100,000 passengers in July
The Mail Tribunereportsthe Medford airport soared to an all-time monthly high of 105,954 passengers last month, a 17.8 percent jump over July 2017's 89,948 figure.
Wanted Suspected Barricaded in Grants Pass Home
GRANTS PASS, Ore. —Grants Pass Department of Public Safety has been working on a 'tactical operation' on Redwood Avenue near Dowell since early Wednesday evening.As of 10:00 PM, Redwood Avenue at Sun Glo and Kellenbeck is closed.Police are asking that you avoid the area until operations are complete
CA Medford, OR Zone Forecast
CA Medford, OR Zone Forecast for Monday, August 6, 2018
Firefighters Prepare For Lightning Caused Wildfires
CENTRAL POINT, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Forestry uses 26 cameras and a sophisticated model to track areas in danger of lightning caused wildfires. Overnight, the region didn't see much activity but the danger is far from over as storms head to parts of northern California and southern Oregon
Hazardous Air Quality Pushes Activities Indoors
MEDFORD, Ore.- The Medford School District says it has a master calendar to coordinate where every outdoor sport and activity can practice inside.Natalie Hurd, the communication specialist with the Medford School District says, "I think that planning ahead and coming together, looking at that calend
CRIMESTOPPERS: Sexual Assault Cold Case
The suspect is accused of forcibly assaulting two 17-year-old girls in Ashland with another suspect, James Ellis Chism. Chism was convicted to 18 months in person in October 2013, but this suspect has not yet been identified.
Wildfire season is far from over
“The bad news is we’re expecting more lightning,” National Weather Service meteorologist Ryan Sandler told Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., and wildfire managers during a Tuesday briefing in Merlin.
Police Identify 'Person of Interest' in Shooting of Wanted Man in Cave Junction
CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Investigators have identified a person of interest in the shooting of 34-year-old Eddie Joseph Correia Jr. in Cave Junction early Tuesday morning, according to the Oregon State Police (OSP).
Medford airport soars above 100,000 passengers in July
The scores of firefighters with backpacks wandering through the terminal, however, were mere window dressing when it came to tallying up the biggest month ever at the Medford airport.
Smokey conditions create extra precautions for pregnant women
Most notably, smoke exposure could cause a child to be born at a lower birth weight, averaging 6.1 grams lighter.
Medford council race has five candidates
To gather enough registered voter signatures and to get them verified by the Jackson County clerk, candidates will need to get most of the paperwork done well before the deadline, City Recorder Karen Spoonts said.
Man Runs Into Burning Medford Home to Save Neighbor's Precious Items
a home isman who lives not far down the road ran into this home not once, but twice. the first time was to make sure no one was inside. the second--to grab any sort of memories he thought the family might want." this is what the house looks like now. brendan hurd did what he thought was the right th
Pistol whipping suspect shot, in critical condition at hospital
Early Tuesday morning Eddie Correia Jr., 34, was shot in the torso by an unknown person. Oregon State Police Troopers responded at about 1:00 a.m. to the shooting.
Medford Parks and Rec looks for community volunteers to build park
So far, the city has received 700 volunteers but Medford Parks and Rec Director Rich Rosenthal says the project will need about 3,100 volunteers.
Miles Fire evacuations reduced for 'a few homes, plus uninhabited areas'
TRAIL, Ore. – Due to progress made by crews fighting theMiles Fire, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is further reducing evacuation levels in the Trail and Prospect area on August 15, 2018.
Talent mobile home fire snuffed quickly
A fire reported at 12:07 p.m. Tuesday at 236 Talent Ave. drew crews from Jackson County Fire District 5, Medford Fire-Rescue and Ashland Fire & Rescue. They snuffed out the fire within 10 minutes and contained it to the fire’s “room of origin,” according to District 5 Deputy Chief Vince Lockett.