Emergency Services

Felony arrests

Drugs — Kelly Kaleen, 49, of the 3900 block of South Stage Road, Medford. Medford police Wednesday arrested Kaleen on charges of possession of methamphetamine and second-degree disorderly conduct. She was lodged Wednesday in the Jackson County Jail and released due to overcrowding.

Crime reports

Burglary — 2700 block of East McAndrews Road, Medford. Medford police responded to a report at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday of a burglary to a residence from which tool boxes and tools, an acetylene torch and accessories, drill press, a Bosch cement breaker, a Milwaukee band saw, hand-held grinder, a chop saw and a bench grinder were taken. The loss was valued at $4,150.

Fire calls

A woodstove-powered sauna was destroyed by a fire reported at 8:33 p.m. Tuesday near Jacksonville. Firefighters from Applegate Valley Fire District No. 9 were called to the 6900 block of Sterling Creek Road when property owners reported the structure was fully involved in flames.

Gilbert said the fire was initially reported as a fully-involved two-story structure and a second alarm was sounded, but fire crews from Jacksonville and Medford were turned around once District No. 9 firefighters arrived on scene.

The blaze is under investigation.


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