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8 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune
The family of an 18-year-old man who was shot and killed in 2012 after brandishing a knife at Medford police officers is suing the city of Medford for $2 million, according to a wrongful death complaint filed in Jackson County Circuit Court.
Three Medford residents allegedly carrying meth inside a black BMW led police on a high-speed chase through the Rogue Valley early today.
ARE YOU CONFUSED about Cover Oregon? Who isn't? Michelle Glass from Oregon Action, a Cover Oregon Community Partner, will be available from 1 to 3 p.m. in the second floor study room at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. She will answer questions about the Cover Oregon website and application process and give application assistance.
The moisture soaking the Northwest will be on its way out just as a blast of Arctic air moves the freezing level down to the valley floor, the National Weather Service said Monday.
In its first year, the mariachi class was approved by Medford district officials but funding was never allocated for instruments, band director Yoko Kan said.
The earthquake-resistant building is one of three major projects the city will tackle next year for a total cost of $38 million.
The band - with blues vocalist and drummer Billy Rock Blue, guitarist Leonard Griffie, bassist Mark Cunningham and keyboard player Pat McDougall - will perform blues and old-school R&B from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at 2Hawk Winery, 2335 N. Phoenix Road, Medford.
As part of a program matching college students with projects in the city of Medford, seven University of Oregon students spent eight hours riding a Rogue Valley Transportation District bus earlier this month, talking with riders about their reasons for using the bus system.
The school census as completed by School Clerk Stine shows 1,694 children of school age in Medford.
The circuit court will resume its sessions Tuesday morning after the Thanksgiving recess.
The Hayes family celebrates this holiday season with joy and gratitude as three children and their parents say their lives - and their hearts - have expanded exponentially since the family adopted five siblings last year.
Ballot initiatives seeking to legalize marijuana in 2014 could put the Oregon Liquor Control Commission in the driver's seat when it comes to regulation and taxes.
GIVE BOOKS TO CHILDREN: New and gently used books are being collected for children until Dec. 12 in the Ashland library's Children's Department, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. These books will be given to children in Ashland Head Start programs and other programs serving preschoolers.
Winter Storm Watch for Jackson County was issued at December 04 at 5:49AM PST