Economy

03 May 2013

April Adds 165,000 Jobs, Unemployment Rate Falls

Posted in Economy

The April jobs report has just been released.165,000 jobs were created last month, well above analyst's expectations of 100,000.Meanwhile, the unemployment rate fell to 7.5%.That's the lowest it's b ...

16 April 2013

Could A Sales Tax In Oregon Reduce Budget Woes?

Posted in Economy

Lawmakers are looking at a proposal that would take away Oregon's "no sales tax" status. A state senate committee is discussing a 5% percent sales tax on goods and services. In the proposal, the ne ...

15 April 2013

Today Is The Deadline To File Your Taxes!

Posted in Economy

Today's the day! If you still have not filed your 2012 tax returns, you're almost out of time. Taxes are due today, April 15th. You now have under 24 hours until the deadline. Experts say the easies ...

10 April 2013

Medford Schools Get A Large Budget Increase For Next Year

Posted in Economy

The Medford school board is looking at a bigger budget for the upcoming school year. The new 2013-2014 budget was released in last night's meeting. The district is expecting an 8.8 million dollar in ...

04 April 2013

Smarter Savers

Posted in Economy, National & World News

According to a new survey today's consumer has emerged wiser and more financially fit. Chris Clackum reports.

03 April 2013

Oregon Arts Commission Awards Over 40 Thousand Dollars In Southern Oregon

Posted in Economy

Art organizations in Southern Oregon have been awarded more than $ 40,000 in grants from the Oregon Arts Commission this year. Six southern oregon recipients were selected from the 64 applications ...

02 April 2013

Auto Sales Economy

Posted in Economy, National & World News

U.S. auto makers announce strong sales figures for March. Chris Clackum reports.

25 March 2013

Robocall Crackdown

Posted in Economy, National & World News

FTC pushes for multi-million dollar fines against telemarketers behind annoying robocalls. Chris Clackum reports.

25 March 2013

Payday Loans

Posted in Economy

Chris Clackum reports on payday loans, and why they may not be worth the short term benefits.

13 March 2013

Retail Sales Jump

Posted in Economy

Strong economic report bolsters U.S. economic outlook. Mark Barger reports.