THE OREGON D-O-J IS INVESTIGATING A CLAIM THAT JACKSON COUNTY SHERIFF LIEUTENANT BOB SERGI...WHO'S RUNNING FOR SHERIFF... VIOLATED ELECTION LAW...
LIEUTENANT SERGI SAYS HE DID *NOTHING WRONG... AND YESTERDAY HE SENT OUT A PRESS RELEASE THAT STATED HE IS CONFIDENT HE WILL BE CLEARED OF ALL CHARGES... NEARLY TWO WEEKS AGO SERGI SAYS HE WAS PUT ON ADMINISTRATIVE LEAVE WHEN THE JACKSON COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT FILED A COMPLAINT AGAINST HIM. SERGI SAYS HE'S ACCUSED OF USING ADDRESSES FROM AN EMPLOYEE'S ROSTER TO SOLICIT CAMPAIGN FUNDS...BUT HE SAYS THAT'S NOT THE CASE.
THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE WOULD *NOT* TELL US WHAT THE STATUS OF THE INVESTIGATION IS...
BUT SERGI SAYS HE WILL CONTINUE RUNNING FOR SHERIFF. SERGI ALSO SAYS HE IS STILL ON ADMINISTRATIVE PAID LEAVE. WE LEFT SEVERAL MESSAGES WITH THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE...BUT THEY DID NOT RETURN OUR CALLS.
ROGUE VALLEY RESIDENT, BOURNE HUDDLESTON WAS SENTENCED TO LIFE IN PRISON. HE'S CONVICTED OF MURDERING HIS WIFE KRISTY AT THEIR HOME IN 2012.
FOR THE FIRST TIME IN HIS CAREER, THE JUDGE RECOMMENDED HUDDLESTON NEVER BE RELEASED UNTIL HE SERVES OUT HIS NATURAL LIFE.
600 STUDENTS WERE ON LOCK-DOWN YESTERDAY AT GRIFFIN CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL... AFTER A NEIGHBOR REPORTED A COUGAR ON THE NORTH EDGE OF CAMPUS. TEACHERS KEPT STUDENTS INSIDE AROUND 1:30 THIS AFTERNOON... WHILE POLICE CHECKED THE PERIMETER AND NEIGHBORING PROPERTIES. THE PRINCIPAL SAYS THIS IS THE FIRST TIME HE'S SEEN THE SITUATION IN HIS THREE YEARS... AND THAT EVERYTHING WENT SMOOTHLY.
ASHLAND WAS ONE OF THE *FIRST CITIES IN SOUTHERN OREGON TO APPROVE DISPENSARIES- BY AMENDING ITS CITY CODE. BUT TUESDAY NIGHT... A CHANGE IN HEART.. IN A SECOND READING AND VOTE...ASHLAND CITY COUNCIL PASSED A LIMITED MORATORIUM ORDINANCE WHICH WILL BAN DISPENSARIES IN SPECIFIC AREAS THEY CHOOSE...
MEANWHILE,THE CITY OF CAVE JUNCTION WILL TURN TO THE FEDERAL COURTS FOR GUIDANCE IN DETERMINING WHETHER OR NOT TO ALLOW MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES IN THEIR CITY
THE MEDFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT NAMES ITS NEW LEADER...SET TO TAKE OVER FOR SUPERINTENDENT DOCTOR PHIL LONG IN JULY.
BRIAN SHOE-MATE SHUMATE IS FROM LOUISVILLE KENTUCKY- WHERE HE'S CURRENTLY AN ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT. BOARD MEMBERS SAY THEY CHOSE SHUMATE USING A LIST OF CRITERIA FORMED *WITH THE PUBLIC'S HELP.
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