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Killing suspect arrested in southern Oregon
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:38:33 -0700

PORTLAND -- Oregon State Police detectives have arrested the suspect who eluded them last week in connection with a Josephine County killing. Lt. Gregg Hastings says a tip from the public led them to 44-year-old Daniel Martinson, who was arrested Wednesday morning at a Cave Junction park. Update: Photo taken shortly after arrest of Josephine County murder suspect Daniel Martinson this AM in Cave ...

Oregon Voters Approve Local Bans On GMO Crops
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:05:54 -0700

Voters in two southwestern Oregon counties voted to ban genetically modified crops on Tuesday. "It's a great day for the people of Oregon who care about sustainability and healthy ecosystems," the advocacy group GMO Free Oregon said on its Facebook page.

Klamath Man Arrested in Josephine County
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:32:42 -0700

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Oregon State Police arrested a Klamath County man Tuesday evening in Josephine County who was wanted for Attempted Murder. The warrant issued for him was in relation to a Klamath County Sheriff’s Office investigation into a shots fired incident in Sprague River in May of 2013. On Tuesday evening OSP troopers … Continue reading »

Oregon State Police capture Daniel Martinson
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:38:53 -0700

KTVL Staff/KTVL.com Oregon State Police said they arrested murder suspect Daniel Martinson this morning in Cave Junction. He was wanted on a felony warrant for a homicide in November 2013. Police said a citizen called in a tip about Martinson at approximately 9:16 a. ...

Oregon Police Search for Murder Suspect
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:04:26 -0700

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore.– Oregon State Police are actively searching for a murder suspect in a wooded area of Josephine County Wednesday. OSP said Daniel Martinson has a felony warrant out for a murder in Cave Junction last November. They said they believe he stabbed Arron Clouser in the back several times and left him to … Continue reading »

Suspect in Aaron Clouser Murder in Josephine County
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:38:38 -0700

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. -- The search for Daniel Martinson escalated in southeast Josephine County after he reportedly eluded officers, according to Oregon State Police.  Officials are searching the area near Page Mountain Sno-Park in the southeast corner of Josephine County. ...

Active Search for Murder Suspect
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:45:01 -0700

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore.– Oregon State Police are actively searching for a murder suspect in a wooded area of Josephine County, Wednesday morning. OSP said Daniel Martinson has a felony warrant out for a murder in Cave Junction last November. They said they believe he stabbed Arron Clouser in the back several times and left him … Continue reading »

Search on for murder suspect in Josephine County
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:50:01 -0700

Cave Junction, Ore -- Police say Daniel Joseph Martinson is considered armed and dangerous and that's why they're taking no chances with their search in remote Josephine County. Oregon State Police started their search Wednesday morning after Martinson was spotted new Page Mountain Sno-Park near the Oregon-California border. Cave Junction residents say they hope he's caught soon, so justice can ...

Manhunt underway for murder suspect in southern Oregon
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:32:15 -0700

Oregon State Police said a remote wooded area of southeast Josephine County was being searched after sightings of Daniel Martinson.

OSP Investigates Overnight Shooting
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 13:47:54 -0700

WILDERVILLE, Ore. – Oregon state police detectives in Josephine County are investigating an assault in which a woman apparently shot her husband in front of their children. Bethanie Jones of Wilderville is in the Josephine County Jail for allegedly shooting her husband, Darick Jones, in the leg during what state police spokespeople say was likely … Continue reading »