Articles tagged with: Medford

05 February 2015

White's Country Farm operators decides to not re-sign lease

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- The future of what's become a fall tradition for many Medford families may be uncertain tonight.Tom White, the owner of White's Country Farm says the people who ran the country sto ...

05 February 2015

Medford man arrested for starting fire at Jackson elementary

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A transient is charged with starting a fire at a Medford elementary school. Medford Police say 43-year-old Michael Gint Johnson is responsible for burning part of a wood structure ...

05 February 2015

Two suspects arrested following motorcycle fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Medford Fire and Rescue report a motorcycle was found engulfed in flames shortly after six o'clock Thursday morning. The incident occurred in the parking lot of the Bear Creek Shoppi ...

04 February 2015

School exclusion day to begin February 18th

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Parents and guardians have just two more weeks to give their child's up-to-date immunization records to schools. February 18th is school exclusion day, meaning beginning that day, ...

04 February 2015

Local Walmart rallies being held to show support for previous employee

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Some community members and Walmart workers are gathering today, February 4th, for a "community solidarity rally."They say Ismael Nunez, an 11 year Walmart associate, was fired in retaliatio ...

03 February 2015

Public meeting held to discuss proposed Medford casino

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

(Updated 2/04 2:21pm) Medford, Ore. --- Dozens of people gathered at north Medford high school last night to weigh in on a proposed casino for Medford.The Coquille Indian tribe wants to build a casi ...

30 January 2015

Power restored in Medford after morning outage

Posted in Local

Updated  Medford, Ore. ---- A morning outage knocked out power to more than 1,600 homes including Roosevelt Elementary School. Pacific Power says an electrical conductor failed where it connects fr ...

29 January 2015

Man returns to rob a Medford Purple Parrot with accomplice

Posted in Local

(Updated 1/30 3:26pm) Medford, Ore. --- The man Medford police believe tried to rob a Purple Parrot on Wednesday, but chickened out, returned to the same scene and brought a friend.  MPD says the ...

29 January 2015

North Medford High School's graduation rate increases

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- North Medford High School's graduation rate increased nearly 2% last year, to 76.41%.Principle Ron Beick says he expects that number to continue to rise because of specific effort ...

29 January 2015

Abused dogs get new life

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- New life for 51 dogs rescued from a home in the Applegate Valley.The Southern Oregon Humane Society says they alerted Jackson County Animal Services that some dogs they took in fro ...