Articles tagged with: Medford

18 February 2014

One week with substitutes and students claim little learning in classrooms

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Students are now starting their second week with substitute teachers at the helm and many kids say it's not going well. One week in school without their regular teachers and student ...

18 February 2014

Treating pain without pills

Written by Natalie Hurd, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- More than 100-million Americans suffer from chronic, long lasting pain and tonight new guidelines released out of Southern Oregon hope to change the way doctors treat those patients ...

17 February 2014

Opioid Prescribers Group releases guidelines for treating chronic pain

Written by Natalie Hurd

Medford, Ore. -- Every year dozens of Southern Oregonians go to bed on pain medication and never wake up. According to the Jackson County Health Department, the pill problem is now an epidemic. A g ...

17 February 2014

Medford teachers on strike hold "mobile" flash mob

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With schools closed for the President's Day holiday, Medford teachers on strike are took a new approach in driving their message to the community.With not many people at the schools ...

17 February 2014

Police investigate attempted murder

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Few details are being released as Medford police investigate a Sunday evening attempted murder. One resident in the area says she heard what sounded like fireworks but later found t ...

13 February 2014

Teacher contract negotiations go downhill

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- What looked like promising negotiations between union teachers and the Medford School District took a turn for the worst Thursday night. Both sides aired their grievances at a joint ...

13 February 2014

No deal; Medford teachers and the district to resume talks Tuesday

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Any sense of optimism in ending the Medford teachers strike, ended Thursday. After another day of negotiating, both sides were not able to find common ground. The district says they ...

13 February 2014

Walden calls on federal investigation into 'Cover Oregon'

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- After failing to sign anyone up through the state run health insurance exchange known as 'Cover Oregon, US Representative Greg Walden called for a federal investigation into the web ...

13 February 2014

No rules for where a private medical marijuana grow can crop up

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Do you know what could be growing next to your child's school? According to Medford Police, legal medical marijuana grows are in some cases cropping up right against the school yard ...