03 January 2014

Oz Fitness Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Posted in Economy, Local

Oz Fitness files for chapter 11 bankruptcy. So what does this mean for the clubs members and its employees? NBC 5 talked with the CEO of Oz Fitness, Ian Riley, Friday. He did confirm the bankruptcy ...

16 December 2013

Commercial Crab Season In Oregon Is Underway

Posted in Economy

Commercial crab fisherman have set off from the Oregon Coast. This morning, dungeness crab season has officially begun. The season was delayed 15 days from the normal December first opening because ...

20 November 2013

Holiday Gas Prices Lowest In Three Years

Posted in Economy

With the holidays fast approaching there's good news for local drivers. New reports find Thanksgiving gas prices will be the lowest since 2010. Average prices are down in 20 states, including here i ...

08 November 2013

Medford City Council Approves Additional Fees

Posted in Economy

After raising utility fees to fund the 32 million dollar police and fire project the city council needs more money The council approved raising rental car fees to pay for a six million dol ...

23 October 2013

Oregon Gas Prices Going Down

Posted in Economy

AAA is forecasting a holiday gift to drivers. They say prices at the pump will likely go down and stay there. Officials with AAA say Oregon's average is down to $3.50 and it's expected to dip even ...

02 October 2013

Port Of Portland To Export Fords To China

Posted in Economy, Regional

The Port of Portland has received approval from the Chinese government to export about 30,000 Fords a year. The extra work is expected to create about 50 jobs at Terminal 6. China is preparing to op ...

15 August 2013

Oregon State Hospital To Hire 500

Posted in Economy

Junction City State Hospital is hiring 500 people in multiple fields. They are hosting a job fair today, from noon to 8 p.m. It is a drive, but for the right just may be worth it. They a ...

13 August 2013

Ashland Named E City By Google

Posted in Economy

A small town recognized on a major level. Google has named Ashland as Oregon's e-city of the year! The e-city awards recognize the strongest online business communities in each state, Google said i ...

11 July 2013

Northern California Gas Prices Down

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Drivers in Northern California are seeing some welcome relief from the high gas prices. The state average is $3.98...however in Northern California they are seeing an average this month of $3.92. Th ...

09 July 2013

Proposed Tax Levy To Fund Libraries

Posted in Economy

Jackson County residents could see a new property tax levy on the 2014 ballot, aimed at funding county libraries. In a meeting yesterday, officials proposed the levy of 27 cents per 1-thousand doll ...