Articles tagged with: Medford

03 March 2014

Medical marijuana dispensaries applications start today

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Regional, Politics, Health

At 8:30 a.m. this morning, several people around the state applied for a medical marijuana dispensary license. That's because the business of cannabis is now legal in Oregon.The application took jus ...

03 March 2014

Missing elderly man with Alzheimer's has been found

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Update: Medford Police report George Watters has been found and is in good health. Watters was found in Yreka, California. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue have now ...

01 March 2014

Teacher 'thank you' rally

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- A week after being back in the classrooms Medford teachers rallied Saturday to thank their community for all the love and support during the 16 day strike. Dozens of teachers held up ...

01 March 2014

Life Art opens gallery

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore.-- A local non-profit that helps teens struggling with suicidal thoughts, bullying, and other issues opened up an art gallery Saturday. The paintings are created by those in the progra ...

01 March 2014

5 year-old boy injured in accidental shooting

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A five year-old Medford boy was shot earlier Saturday morning in what police are calling an accidental shooting. According to the press release medical and fire crews responded arou ...

28 February 2014

Fire crews respond to house fire

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A North Medford home was seriously damaged Friday night. Fire fighters say a wood-stove most likely caused a fire in the attic "The wood stove. It appears that something from that ...

28 February 2014

E-cigarette chargers raise concern

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore.-- Smoking an E-cigarette is what Tylor Arnold calls the safe alternative to tobacco. "There's no arsenic, there's no cyanide, there's no tar, there's no smell," said Arnold. Arnold al ...

28 February 2014

Two transients jailed after allegedly luring minor into van

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Two Medford transients are in jail tonight after police said they lured a minor into their van for sex. Mark Doty, 41, and Cameron Lauckner, 19, are facing charges for luring a mino ...

27 February 2014

GMO ban supporters get organized to fight

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- The fight against GMO's in Jackson County got organized Thursday night. The group "Our Family Farms Coalition" met at their new headquarters in downtown Medford's Woolworth buildi ...

27 February 2014

Bill to study free community college moves to Governor's desk

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A bill that could eventually lead to free tuition at Oregon's community colleges is on it's way to Governor Kitzhaber's desk. Senate bill 1524 would allow the Oregon Higher Educatio ...