Articles tagged with: Oregon

04 June 2014

Shoreline rescue at Harris Beach

Posted in Local, Regional

Brookings, Ore. -- A Curry County Sheriff Deputy is getting out of the hospital after he tried to save a little boy from drowning and almost drowned himself. It happened at Harris Beach a little af ...

03 June 2014

High school senior raises money to protect police K-9

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  Shyonna Leach is putting her passions into action. The North Medford High School senior hopes to pursue criminology after graduation. She is also a life long dog lover. "I actuall ...

03 June 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary opening in Gold Hill

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The Rogue Valley is about to have its first fully legal medical marijuana dispensary. The Gold Hill City Council voted 4-2 Monday night to change city code to pave way for the dis ...

03 June 2014

Eagle Point woman arrested after leaving dogs in hot car

Posted in Local

Chiloquin, Ore. -- An Eagle Point woman is facing serious charges after Animal Control Officers say three dogs died in her car. Klamath County officers say she locked the dogs in the car for hours o ...

03 June 2014

Health advisory for Lost Creek Lake

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- A health advisory is now in effect for Lost Creek Lake due to high levels of blue-green algae. Authorities say humans and animals should avoid drinking or ingesting the water, as we ...

03 June 2014

Serious mistakes are a learning lesson for Oregon healthcare workers

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Health

A new report tracking serious and deadly medical mistakes shows a total of 651 events at Oregon hospitals, surgery centers and nursing facilities in 2013. Local health officials are trying to lower ...

03 June 2014

Oregon's health care facilities record 650 mistakes last year

Posted in Regional, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Oregon's health care facilities reported more than 650 mistakes last year, 44 % of which ended in either serious harm or even death. The new report issued by the Oregon Patient Safe ...

02 June 2014

Klamath County Health Department gets a new home

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The Klamath County Health Department is closed this week for a big move. Workers were busy Monday morning packing up their office on Pine Street, which has served as their ho ...

02 June 2014

Gold Hill could soon be the first Southern Oregon city to allow dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- It looks like Gold Hill could have the next legal medical marijuana dispensary in Southern Oregon. The Gold Hill City Council approved final readings on two ordinances dealing w ...

02 June 2014

Loan deadline approaching for businesses hit hard by wildfires

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Economy

Josephine County, Ore. --   A beautiful June day on the Rogue River meant back to business for the Galice lodge & rafting resort. "I would never want to go through what we went through last yea ...