Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

MEDFORD, Ore. — September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and health experts are using the opportunity to help educate kids and parents about healthy habits. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 17 percent of kids in the United States are obese. It also says children who are overweight as preschoolers are more … Continue reading »

Former EPD Officer Investigated

EUGENE, Ore. — A former Eugene Police officer is under investigation by the Oregon Department of Justice, for internet crimes against children. Eugene Police say Jeffrey Wade Argo resigned on April 22. EPD wouldn’t go on camera to discuss the case. This is a developing story, we’ll have more information as it becomes available.

Police Arrest Online Sexual Predator

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A suspected online sexual predator is offline thanks to a successful undercover operation. Corvallis police arrested 65 year old James Maulding, of Silverton, on Friday. The investigation began in the beginning of May. Police say Maulding engaged in several sexually explicit conversations online with someone he thought was an underaged girl. Little … Continue reading »