OREGON SENATOR RON WYDEN IS LOOKING TO TALK TO COLLEGE STUDENTS ABOUT GRADUATION RATES AND STUDENT DEBT IN A NEW WAY! VIA TWITTER! THIS THURSDAY AT 1:30PM THE SENATOR WILL HOLD A TWITTER TOWN HALL MEETING ON THE 'STUDENT RIGHT TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO' ACT. A BILL THAT WOULD ENSURE PROSPECTIVE COLLEGE STUDESNTS GET ACCURATE INFORMATION ON THINGS LIKE GRADUATION RATES, STUDENT DEBT AND POST-GRADUATION EARNINGS. TO ASK THE SENATOR A QUESTION YOU CAN TWEET HIM USING #TALKHIGHED
8 OF THE 40 PEOPLE TARGETED IN LAST WEEK'S MASSIVE DRUG RAID IN KLAMATH COUNTY ARE NOW BEHIND BARS. WARRANTS WERE SERVED AT ABOUT 2 DOZEN HOMES IN THE EARLY MORNING HOURS LAST WEDNESDAY IN ONE OF THE LARGEST DRUG RAIDS IN STATE HISTORY. THE RACKETEERING CHARGES CARRY POTENTIAL PRISON TIME OF ABOUT 18 YEARS.
The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office needs your help to catch a thief or thieves who made off with $171,000 dollars worth of loot. Sometime between April 12th, and May 2, suspects entered a home located in the 9,000 block of East Evans Creek Road in Rogue River. They cut into a safe and made off with more than 14 firearms, two Rolexes, dozens of gold, silver and platinum coins and ingots, ammo, and several thousand dollars in cash. If you saw anything suspicious near that area during that time period, please get in touch with the Sheriffs office.
A MAN DESCRIBED AS A TRANSIENT IS WAKING UP IN THE JACKSON COUNTY JAIL THIS MORNING, AFTER AUTHORITIES SAY HE STABBED ANOTHER PERSON. SIXTY-EIGHT YEAR OLD IT HAPPENED SHORTLY AFTER 2PM YESTERDAY. ON FRONT STREET NEAR 8TH IN MEDFORD. REPORTS SAY THE MAN WITH THE KNIFE STABBED THE VICTIM OVER HIS PERCEPTION OF A QUOTE “LOOK” THE VICTIM “GAVE HIM." THE VICTIM WAS TRANSPORTED TO PROVIDENCE HOSPITAL WITH TWO STAB WOUNDS TO HIS ARM AND BACK.
HIS INJURIES ARE NOT LIFE THREATENING.