The Ashland Fire Department is crediting fire sprinklers for saving an apartment complex Tuesday. At 1 p.m., the fire department received a report of a sprinkler activation at the Snowberry Brook Apartments. Firefighters arrived to find that a fire had started in an apartment kitchen. The sprinkler system kept the fire from spreading further.Read More »
A Jackson County work release inmate who walked away from the transition center in Talent on Friday was caught Monday in Medford.
The Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement Team spotted 23-year-old Jacob Granger and arrested him after a short chase. Investigators found 17 grams of heroin in his car with a digital scales and packaging material.Read More »
An organization representing 57 Northwest Indian tribes has announced its opposition to marijuana legalization, specifically in Alaska and Oregon.
The Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians announced a partnership Tuesday with the Smart Approaches to Marijuana project, which supports a treatment, health-first marijuana policy.Read More »