02 July 2013

Oregon Employers say Vacant Jobs Hard to Fill

Posted in Economy

      Despite a 7.8 percent unemployment rate, Oregon employers are saying that many jobs are hard to fill.      The Oregon Employment Department wanted to find out why exactly.      ...

27 June 2013

Are You Covered?

Posted in Economy

Recent survey finds many Americans don't have enough savings to cover an unexpected job loss. Chris Clackum reports.

03 June 2013

Housing Voucher Available For Southern Oregon Veterans

Posted in Economy

Seventy-five veterans in Southern Oregon who are battling homelessness will be given the chance to get back on their feet. Housing and Urban development and Veterans Affairs have issued 75 housing ...

29 May 2013

Jackson County Budget Meeting

Posted in Economy

The Jackson County commissioners have spoken, and a final decision has been made. The Sheriffs Department, library and developmental services will all be drastically cut but as NBC 5's Raeann Chris ...

29 May 2013

Looking Up

Posted in Economy, Politics

Various signs that the U.S. economy is improving. Tracie Potts reports.

21 May 2013

Bucking The Trend

Posted in Economy

Sales of used cars are down, but that's not the case for "certified pre-owned" vehicles. Chris Clackum reports.

20 May 2013

Proposed Utility Rate and Service Fee Hikes For Ashland

Posted in Economy

Ashland residents are again facing rate and fee increases for basic city services. The Ashland city council will be holding a hearing to approve the increases, which include ten percent increases f ...

17 May 2013

Mt. Ashland Grant Will Help Sustain The Slopes

Posted in Economy

A grant awarded to Mt. ashland will help the mountain fund restoration projects set for this summer. The$5,000 grant from the National Ski Areas Association will be set aside for the mountain's "su ...

16 May 2013

Electric Vehicles Create Jobs In Oregon

Posted in Economy

The electric vehicle partnership has created more than 1600 jobs here in Orego, drawing praise from the governor. Oregon now has almost 2,500 electric vehicles registered across the state and more t ...

10 May 2013

Stamp Out Hunger This Weekend With The US Postal Service Food Drive

Posted in Economy

A tradition that began in Oregon is now a nationwide event that helps feed families in need. The United States Postal service is handing out yellow bags and collecting food donations for their annu ...