2 die in motorhome, pickup collision in eastern Oregon
HARPER, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say two drivers were killed when a motorhome towing another vehicle and a pickup truck towing a travel trailer collided in eastern Oregon.
Mouseketeer killing case to remain in Medford, Oregon
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A judge has ruled that the man accused of killing Dennis W. Day, an original member of "The Mickey Mouse Club," will be tried in Medford.
Oregon woman will not face charges for killing boyfriend
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon woman will not face charges after prosecutors determined she killed her ax-wielding boyfriend in self-defense.
Police arrest hotel manager accused of harassment
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Medford police have arrested a hotel manager after an employee reported that she was being sexually harassed.
The Mail Tribune reports 41-year-old Fernando Corvacho...
Woman with US birth certificate sues over passport denial
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon woman is suing the U.S. State Department for declining to issue her a U.S. passport even though her lawyer says she presented federal government officials with a...
Body of North Carolina man recovered in Oregon lake
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The body of a North Carolina man who drowned while trying to save his brother more than two months ago has been recovered from the bottom of a lake in southwestern Oregon with...
Ex-Oregon teacher sentenced for stealing $80K from district
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A former teacher in southwestern Oregon who stole more than $80,000 from the Riddle School District has been sentenced to pay the money back as well as spend a week in...
Man pleads guilty to killing endangered gray wolf
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A 22-year-old Oregon man has pleaded guilty in the killing of an endangered gray wolf.
The U.S. Attorney's Office in the District of Oregon says Colton Dick of Oakridge...
Thousands of fentanyl pills seized in I-5 traffic stop
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A man is facing felony drug charges following a traffic stop near Ashland in which tens of thousands of pills resembling oxycodone were found, but actually were made from a...
Oregon to pay $500K to man whose wife perished in crash
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The state of Oregon will pay $500,000 to an Ashland man whose wife died in a head-on collision with a wrong-way drunk driver.
Man killed when motorcycle strikes cow
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a man was killed after crashing his motorcycle into a cow.
KOIN reports the crash happened early Monday morning in Jackson County in the southwest...
LIBBY, Mont. (AP) — Officials confirmed Thursday that the child's body found in a remote area of northwestern Montana was a missing boy from Oregon and that he had been shot in the head.
Montana searchers find body of missing Oregon child
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The body of a missing Oregon boy whose parents died in an apparent murder-suicide is believed to have been found in a remote area of Montana, police said.
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The Medford Police Department and the FBI are searching for a 2-year-old boy whose parents were involved in an apparent murder-suicide in Montana.
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The FBI and police in Medford, Oregon are asking for the public's help to find the 2-year-old child of a couple found dead in an apparent murder-suicide in Montana.
Man bitten by rabid bat in southern Oregon home
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Officials say a west Medford man was bitten by a rabid bat July 16 after he found it flopping around in his home.
The Mail Tribune reports the unidentified man has...
Lithia Motors: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) _ Lithia Motors Inc. (LAD) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $61.9 million.
The Medford, Oregon-based company said it had profit of $2.63 per share....
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Medford doctor drowns in boating accident
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A man who drowned Monday has been identified as 54-year-old Jon Van Valkenburg of Medford.
The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office determined he died due to...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Police say law enforcement officers shot and killed a man who was armed and suicidal in southern Oregon.
The Medford Police Department says three Oregon State Police...
Southern Oregon commissioners say pipeline too risky
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A Southern Oregon county board is telling the federal government that a proposed natural gas pipeline violates environmental laws and would provide only short-term economic...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Local county officials in southern Oregon are asking the federal government to reject a Canadian company's bid to build a 229-mile underground natural gas pipeline in the...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in Oregon have arrested a man in the death of an original member of Disney's "The Mickey Mouse Club."
Daniel James Burda, 36, was taken into custody Friday...
2 accused of theft from Mouseketeer found dead
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Two Southern Oregon women face felony charges in the theft of a car and jewelry that belonged to a former child actor found dead in April.
Ex-ICE agent gets 25 years for sex abuse
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A man who formerly worked as a deportation officer with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Southern Oregon was sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexually...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A Washington man is dead and another Washington man was arrested outside a southern Oregon Fred Meyer store.
The Mail Tribune reports 22-year-old Rolando Rivas Jr. was...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The pilot and passenger of a private airplane that crashed into an Oregon neighborhood over the weekend have been jailed on marijuana trafficking charges.
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MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say the pilot and a passenger were injured when a small plane crashed in an Oregon neighborhood following mechanical problems.
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Police have confirmed that a body found in April at an Oregon home is that of missing man Dennis Day, who was an original member of Disney's "The Mickey Mouse Club."
Man dies in fall from trail in southern Oregon
ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a man fell from a hiking trail and died northeast of Ashland.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says authorities received a call at 8:08 p.m. Wednesday...
MEFORD, Ore. (AP) — A Medford man arrested by Bend Police in 2016 for possessing large amounts of methamphetamine and heroin has been sentenced to just over 13 years in federal prison for having...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — An autopsy shows that a California woman killed Friday in an Oregon motel room was stabbed to death.
The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office says 23-year-old Sierra...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say the death of a California woman found in a southern Oregon motel room has been ruled a homicide, and a man has been arrested.
Police shoot cougar seen multiple times in urban Medford
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Medford police shot and killed a cougar after he was spotted repeatedly in daylight hours in a developed area of the city.
Police seize 15k pot plants, weapons in southern Oregon
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say they disrupted a marijuana trafficking operation with the arrest of a man and the seizure of almost 15,000 pot plants, over a half-million dollars in...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A body has been found in the Oregon home of Dennis Day, an original member of Disney's "The Mickey Mouse Club" who has been reported missing since July.
Reintroduced California condors could reach Oregon
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A plan to reintroduce the California condor to the Redwood National Forest could mean the giant raptors will eventually repopulate Oregon's Rogue Valley as well, a newspaper...
Teen girl gets 25 years for role in father’s slaying
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A Medford teenager has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for her role in the 2017 killing of her father.
The Mail Tribune reports 17-year-old Ellen Friar was sentence...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man has been sentenced to more than 16 years in prison for sexually assaulting a teen in 2004 and a woman in 2012.
Ski patrol member who died on Mt. Ashland identified
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A Mt. Ashland ski patrol member who died while skiing on the south end of the mountain has been identified.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office on Sunday identifies him at 23-year-old Johnathan Patrick Likeke Walker.
Lithia Motors: 4Q Earnings Snapshot
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) _ Lithia Motors Inc. (LAD) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $59.9 million.
On a per-share basis, the Medford, Oregon-based company said it had net income of $2.54. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were $2.57 per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.42 per share.
The auto dealership chain posted revenue of $2.97 billion in the period.
Oregon pot grower files $17M lawsuit against men in robbery
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A licensed Oregon marijuana grower has filed a $17-million lawsuit against eight men convicted or charged with violently robbing him.
The Mail Tribune reports James Bowman's lawsuit says he was severely injured by eight men wearing Ninja Turtles masks who stormed his home in December 2016.
Jackson County asks state to deny pipeline permit
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Jackson County commissioners are asking the state to block a proposed natural gas pipeline that would ferry gas over 229 miles of southern Oregon to an export terminal near Coos Bay.
Jackson County rancher uses inflatable dancer to shoo wolves
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A rancher in Jackson County who has had gray wolves eat his livestock is now using a lime-green inflatable dancing man to keep the predators at bay.
Ted Birdseye began using the contraption Saturday in his pasture after the pack killed another calf in the same field where the wolves have already eaten five calves and one guard dog, The Mail Tribune reported Tuesday.
Southwestern Oregon county legal players want another judge
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Judges and lawyers in a southwestern Oregon county are asking for at least one more judge to help ease the growing demand on the area's court system.
Police: Man with guns arrested at airport after scuffle
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Police say a man with multiple guns was arrested after he approached the security checkpoint at a southern Oregon airport without a boarding pass or identification and asked to board an airplane.
The Mail Tribune reports Anthony James Anderson arrived at the Rogue Valley International Airport in Medford Thursday carrying a handgun in a shoulder holster.