Articles tagged with: Medford

27 May 2015

Butte Falls man convicted of murder, denied release back to Jackson County

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A Butte Falls man found guilty, but insane, of murder will not be heading back to Jackson CountyThe psychiatric review at the Oregon state mental hospital decided to deny Dwight l. ...

27 May 2015

Jackson County commissioners make final decision on where medical marijuana facilities can be

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County commissioners took a final vote today, May 27th, on where medical marijuana facilities can and cannot be built. Commissioner Doug Breidenthal says facilities must be ...

26 May 2015

Art and Sound Festival cancelled

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A lack of funds have forced the Metro Medford Downtown Association to cancel it's Art and Sound Festival this year. Last year was the first time for the event. A dozen venues throu ...

21 May 2015

Census numbers show Portland growing

Posted in U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. --- More people are moving to Portland, that's according to new census numbers.Portland is now the 28th most populous city in the country.The Census Department estimates the city has ...

21 May 2015

MPD saves life of man who overdoes on heroine with naloxone.

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford police save the life of man who overdosed on heroin with naloxone.Police responded to the 900 block of South Ivy Street and say a man was having trouble breathing, and was ...

20 May 2015

MPD and other city departments go door-to-door to ask for feedback

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Dozens of residents in south Medford received a special visit from the Medford Police Department, Fire and Rescue, and city staff Tuesday night.They were out going door to door ask ...

20 May 2015

Oregon testing pay-per-mile system

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Oregon is looking to make up lost gas tax revenue with a new program aimed at drivers of fuel-efficient and electric cars. The Oregon Department of Transportation is currently recr ...

20 May 2015

Ashland High School principal accepts job with Medford School District

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- After 25 years working in the Ashland School District, Ashland High School Principal Michelle Zundel has accepted a new job with the Medford School District. Zundel will fill Super ...

19 May 2015

Federal judge to hear arguments on ban of GMO crops

Posted in Local

(Updated 5/21 10:08 am) Medford, Ore. --- A packed federal courtroom in Medford Wednesday, May 20th, as defenders of a Jackson County GMO-ban gathered to hear a judge's decision on a lawsuit filed a ...

18 May 2015

MPD and ODOT enforcing the use of seatbelts

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police are making sure drivers are using their seat belts correctly.That is the focus of a safety enforcement operation with the Oregon Department of Transportation that ru ...