30, Jul 2014 - Idaho fugitive shot by police in Medford is sentenced
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) -- An eastern Idaho fugitive wanted on drug charges and captured in Oregon after being shot by police has been sentenced on one of the drug charges she initially faced. The Post Register reports that 32-year-old Shavon Willard on Thursday in Bonneville County received a five-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to felony possession of a controlled substance. ...
29, Jul 2014 - Washington, OR Man Convicted of Sex Trafficking Minors
LINN COUNTY, Ore. — A Linn County man convicted of sex trafficking minors across western Oregon has been sentenced to 12 years in prison. Police say 21-year-old Steven Michael Kidd trafficked a minor female for nearly a year, starting in late 2011. They say he took the young woman to Eugene, Medford, Albany, Corvallis, Harrisburg, … Continue reading »
03, Apr 2014 - Court: City doesn't owe retirees benefits
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled against a former Medford public works employee who sought health benefits after retirement. The ruling handed down Wednesday is the second defeat to Medford city retirees seeking continuing health insurance. The city stopped offering health insurance ...