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09-16-14 GOV. DEBATE ADDED, MORE POSSIBLE

Sep 16, 2014 -- 5:44am

(Steve Lindsley-Oregon News Network) A fourth debate has been added, according to Governor John Kitzhaber’s campaign. The Oregonian reports Kitzhaber and Republican Dennis Richardson will debate October 10 at the Portland City Club. A fifth debate, proposed for Medford, has yet to be announced. Other debates are scheduled September 26 in Bend and September 27 in Eugene. The two will square off again in Portland on October 14. Meanwhile, the paper reports that Texas Governor Rick Perry will host a $1-thousand-a-plate fundraiser for Richardson in Lake Oswego on October 11th.  The dinner will be held just four days before ballots start going out for the November 4th general election.

09-16-14 CP RESIDENT RUNS DOWN ALLEGED BURGLAR

Sep 16, 2014 -- 5:41am

CENTRAL POINT POLICE HAVEN'T MADE ANY ARRESTS, AND THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES AFTER A RESIDENT RAN OVER A SUSPECTED TRESPASSER WITH HIS PICKUP TRUCK.  EARLY YESTERDAY MORNING, POLICE RECEIVED A CALL ABOUT THE TRESPASSER, BUT WHEN THEY SHOWED UP, IT WAS DETERMINED THE RESIDENT CHASED THE MAN OUT OF HIS HOME, GOT IN HIS PICKUP AND CONTINUED TO CHASE HIM TO THE GRANGE CO-OP, WHERE HE THEN RAN THE MAN OVER.  THE MAN WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL WITH CRITICAL INJURIES. 

09-16-14 FIRE TORCHES 100 HOMES IN WEED

Sep 16, 2014 -- 5:40am

OVER 100 HOMES HAVE BEEN DAMAGED OR DESTROYED, ABOUT 1,000 ARE THREATENED, AND A NUMBER STRUCTURES HAVE BURNED, AS FIRE SWEPT THROUGH THE TOWN OF WEED YESTERDAY.  IN ALL, OVER 3,000 RESIDENTS WERE EVACUATED AND SO FAR, THERE ARE NO REPORTS OF ANY INJURIES. THE BOLES FIRE BEGAN YESTERDAY AFTERNOON AND WAS FUELED BY 30-40 MILE PER HOUR WINDS, AS IT TORCHED THE HOMES, A CHURCH AND A LUMBER MILL.  SO FAR, THE BOLES FIRE HAS COVERED AROUND 350 ACRES, AND IS 15% CONTAINED.

THE ONION MOUNTAIN FIRE, 15 MILES WEST OF GRANTS PASS HAS SLOWED DOWN A BIT OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS.  IT IS NOW 1,954 ACRES IN SIZE AND IS 2% CONTAINED.  PLANES WILL CONTINUE TO DROP RETARDANT AGAIN TODAY AS GROUND CREWS WORK ON CONTAINMENT LINES. 

9-15-14 FIRE NEAR WEED, I-5 CLOSED STRUCTURES BURNED

Sep 15, 2014 -- 5:34pm

ODOT has closed Interstate 5 southbound at the California border due to the Boles Fire, which has grown to more than 300 acres. wind gusts of 40 mph+ are pushing the fire, more than 75 structures burned, others threatened, Interstate 5 and Hwy 97 are both closed near Weed, CA. California Department of Forestry has ground crews, water dropping 'copters, retardant planes, all working the blaze. CDF also ordering evacuations of Weed, Lake Shastina, and Carrick, CA.

Video courtesy of "BP"

09-08-14 JACKSONVILLE POLICE SEARCH FOR MISSING SENIOR

Sep 08, 2014 -- 8:43am

FOR THE SECOND TIME THIS YEAR..... JACKSONVILLE POLICE ARE ASKING FOR YOUR HELP IN LOCATING A SENIOR CITIZEN.
POLICE SAY THAT 66 YEAR OLD JANI BENNETT HAS NOT BEEN SEEN SINCE FRIDAY AFTERNOON.          
HER HUSBAND SAYS SHE LEFT THEIR HOME AROUND 3PM FRIDAY, THOUGHT TO BE HEADED TO THE MCMINNVILLE AREA. SHE HAS NOT BEEN SEEN SINCE. POLICE SAY BENNETT HAS  EXPERIENCED MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES. BENNETT IS DESCRIBED AS 5’6'', 120-140 POUNDS, WITH SILVER HAIR AND GRAY EYES.
SHE WAS LAST SEEN DRIVING A BRONZE 2006 LEXUS SUV WITH OREGON LICENSE PLATE: 5-7-6-E-P-J.
BENNETT WAS ALSO REPORTED MISSING IN MARCH BUT WAS FOUND SAFE DAYS LATER. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL JACKSONVILLE POLICE.

09-08-14 SMOKE TO REMAIN IN ROGUE VALLEY AS FIRES BURN IN SURROUNDING AREAS

Sep 08, 2014 -- 8:42am

SMOKE IS VISIBLE IN MOST PARTS OF THE ROGUE VALLEY AND IS LIKELY HERE TO STAY.
HERE'S AN UPDATE ON THE FIRES BURNING AROUND US. THE 7-90 FIRE HAS CONSUMED MORE THAN 29-HUNDRED ACRES... AND IS CURRENTLY 30 PERCENT CONTAINED.
A COMMUNITY MEETING WILL BE HELD AT 7PM TONIGHT [MONDAY]  AT THE PROSPECT COMMUNITY CENTER... THAT'S  305 RED BLANKET ROAD. THERE OFFICIALS WILL GIVE RESIDENTS AN UPDATE ON THE CONDITIONS.
THE YELLOW POINT FIRE IN DOUGLAS COUNTY HAS GROWN TO  746 ACRES. FIRE CREWS SAY THAT BLAZE IS 15 PERCENT CONTAINED.  CREWS SAY THEY HOPE TO HAVE THE FIRE COMPLETELY LINED BY TODAY.
THE HAPPY CAMP COMPLEX FIRE IN SISKIYOU COUNTY IS INCHING TOWARDS 100-THOUSAND ACRES.
FIRE OFFICIALS SAY THE FIRE HAS NOW CONSUMED 96-THOUSAND 869 ACRES. THE COMPLEX IS NOW 30 PERCENT CONTAINED.

08-26-14 MEDFORD IRRIGATION DISTRICT TO SHUT OFF WATER SOON

Aug 26, 2014 -- 7:32am

ANOTHER SIGN OF THIS YEAR'S HISTORIC DROUGHT. THOSE WHO USE WATER FROM THE MEDFORD IRRIGATION DISTRICT WILL SOON HAVE TO FIND ANOTHER SOURCE.
THE DISTRICT SAYS THEY WILL RUN OUT OF WATER AROUND SEPTEMBER EIGHTH. THAT'S ABOUT THREE WEEKS EARLIER THAN AVERAGE.. BUT LATER THAN EXPECTED GIVEN THE DRY CONDITIONS.

08-26-14 GOLD HILL RECALL EFFORT FAILS

Aug 26, 2014 -- 7:30am

THE RESULTS OF A SPECIAL ELECTION ARE IN-- FOUR GOLD HILL CITY COUNCILORS WILL KEEP THEIR SEATS..
THE RECALL WAS SPEAR-HEADED BY GOLD HILL BUDGET COMMITTEE MEMBERS. WHO SAID THE FOUR COUNCILORS DID NOT LISTEN TO CITIZENS.. WHEN THEY VOTED IN FAVOR OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES.. 60 TO 62 PERCENT OF VOTERS WERE AGAINST THE RECALL  OF EACH COUNCILOR.

08-26-14 MAN KILLED BY MEDFORD POLICE SHOT FIRST, SUFFERED FROM PTSD

Aug 26, 2014 -- 7:28am

MEDFORD POLICE SAY THE MAN KILLED IN THE POLICE-INVOLVED SHOOTING ON SUNDAY, THREATENED THEM WITH THE SHOTGUN AND MINUTES LATER FIRED AT LEAST ONE ROUND AT AN OFFICER....
TWO OFFICERS FIRED BACK HITTING AND KILLING HIM. CHIEF TIM GEORGE SAYS   52 YEAR OLD STEPHEN MCMILON WAS ARMED WITH TWO MORE HANDGUNS AND SUBSTANTIAL AMOUNT OF AMMUNITION. MCMILON'S GIRLFRIEND SAID HE WAS A DESERT STORM VET AND SUFFERED FROM PTSD.. SHE SAYS MCMILON WAS ACTING CONFUSED AND PARANOID ON SUNDAY...WHEN AN OUTBURST BROUGHT POLICE TO THE HOUSE EARLIER THAT DAY, BECAUSE HE FIRED HIS SHOT GUN -- SHATTERING THEIR SLIDING GLASS DOOR...

08-25-14 JACKSON COUNTY SHERIFFS RESPOND TO DOMESTIC DISPUTE IN WHITE CITY

Aug 25, 2014 -- 9:01am

JACKSON COUNTY SWAT AND NEGOTIATIONS TEAMS WERE CALLED OUT SATURDAY AFTERNOON IN RESPONSE TO A FAMILY DISTURBANCE.
JACKSON COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPUTIES SAY THEY ARRIVED ON AT THE 3000 BLOCK OF AVENUE E IN WHITE CITY  TO FIND 22-YEAR-OLD GLEN ANTHONY DYER THREATENING OCCUPANTS OF THE HOUSE WITH A FLARE GUN LOADED WITH A SHOTGUN SHELL. NEGOTIATIONS CONTINUED FOR TWO HOURS BEFORE SHERIFF'S DEPUTIES SAY DYER GAVE HIMSELF UP. HE'S IN THE JACKSON COUNTY JAIL ON CHARGES OF MENACING, RECKLESS ENDANGERING AND INTERFERING WITH POLICE. 

08-25-14 OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING IN WEST MEDFORD

Aug 25, 2014 -- 9:00am

THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO AN OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING THAT OCCURED YESTERDAY AROUND 4:30 IN WEST MEDFORD...
THE SHOOTING HAPPENED  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT AROUND 4:30 IN SOUTH WEST MEDFORD. POLICE SAY THEY RESPONDED TO A CALL ABOUT A MAN WITH A SHOTGUN -- WALKING SOUTHBOUND ON CHERRY STREET TOWARD STEWART AVENUE -- WHO WAS ACTING STRANGELY. WHEN THEY GOT THERE, POLICE SAY THE 52 YEAR OLD SUSPECT... STEPHEN ANDREW MCMILON...FIRED AT LEAST ONE ROUND FROM HIS SHOTGUN AT AN OFFICER NEAR STEWART AVENUE AND CHERRY STREET. THAT'S WHEN TWO OFFICERS FIRED BACK -- HITTING THE MAN. HE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE. NO OFFICERS WERE INJURED.

08-19-14 PRO LEGAL POT ADS TO HIT TV, JOSEPHINE COUNTY VOTERS WILL DECIDE ON TAX

Aug 19, 2014 -- 9:03am

GET READY TO START SEEING COMMERCIALS THAT PUSH FOR A YES VOTE ON LEGALIZING RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA IN OREGON.
THE "YES ON 91 CAMPAIGN" DIRECTOR SAYS THE TWO-POINT-THREE MILLION DOLLAR AD IS THE SPENDIEST BY ANY SIMILAR CAMPAIGN IN OREGON HISTORY.

 IF VOTERS STATEWIDE SAY YES..*JOSEPHINE COUNTY VOTERS WILL HAVE A SAY IN WHETHER OR NOT THEIR  COUNTY *TAXES RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA.
 COMMISSIONERS HAD AN EMERGENCY MEETING ON FRIDAY... THE LAST DAY TO PUT THE QUESTION ON THE BALLOT. THEY VOTED UNANIMOUSLY IN FAVOR OF LETTING VOTERS HAVE A SAY.

08-19-14 ANOTHER BUSY NIGHT FOR FIRE FIGHTERS

Aug 19, 2014 -- 9:02am

IT WAS ANOTHER BUSY NIGHT FOR FIRE FIGHTERS IN SOUTHERN OREGON.. AFTER A THUNDERSTORM SPARKS SEVERAL NEW WILDFIRES...  
THE LARGEST FIRE IS BURNING ABOUT EIGHT MILES SOUTH OF THE CITY OF ROGUE RIVER.. ON "OLD BLUE MOUNTAIN".. NEAR FOOTS CREEK- IT'S ABOUT 40 ACRES... THE OREGON DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY HAS AIR TANKERS, HELICOPTERS, AND ENGINES WORKING THE BLAZE. THEY WERE THERE THROUGH THE NIGHT BUILDING A FIRE LINE.  WE'VE GOTTEN CALLS FROM HOMEOWNERS IN THE AREA WHO SAY THEY CAN SEE FLAMES FROM THEIR HOMES...EVEN FROM I-5.  WE HAVE NOT HEARD OF ANY EVACUATIONS AT THIS TIME.

8-18-2014 D.A. OFFICE BOMBER GETS 15 YEARS

Aug 18, 2014 -- 12:17pm

THE MAN WHO TRIED TO BLOW UP THE JACKSON COUNTY D.A.'S OFFICE GETS 15 YEARS IN JAIL.  U.S. DISTRICT COURT JUDGE OWEN PANNER ALSO ORDERS 47-YEAR OLD ALAN McVAY TO PAY ALMOST 15,000 DOLLARS IN RESTITUTION FOR DAMAGES TO THE D.A. OFFICE.  McVAY ADMITTED TO BUILDING AN IMPROVISED BOMB AND THROWING IT THROUGH THE D.A. OFFICE  WINDOW LAST NOVEMBER 13TH. MCVAY SAID HE WAS TRYING TO DESTROY RECORDS IN ANOTHER CRIMINAL CASE IN WHICH HE WAS INVOLVED, AND THAT HE WASN'T TRYING TO HURT ANYONE. THE ATTACK HAPPENED IN THE EARLY MORNING HOURS, AND NO ONE WAS INJURED.

8-18-2014 DRUG SUSPECT NOW HAS CHILD SEX CHARGES ADDED

Aug 18, 2014 -- 12:16pm

MEDFORD POLICE HAVE ADDED CHILD SEX CRIME CHARGES TO THE LIST OF CRIMES A DRUG SUSPECT WAS ALREADY FACING. FRIDAY, POLICE SEARCHED THE COMPUTER OF 37-YEAR OLD  ERNEST LUTHER TAYLOR, WHO LIVES ON WEST 11TH STREET. DETECTIVES CLAIM THEY FOUND CHILD PORNOGRAPHY INDICATING EVIDENCE OF A LOCAL CHILD HAVING BEEN ABUSED SEVERAL MONTHS AGO. TAYLOR HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH 5 COUNTS OF SODOMY, SEX ABUSE, ENCOURAGIN CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE, AND USING A CHILD IN A SEXUAL DISPLAY. TAYLOR IS CURRENTLY IN A DEL NORTE COUNTY JAIL ON A FUGITIVE WARRANT,  AND WILL BE EXTRADITED TO JACKSON COUNTY.

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