Politics

19 May 2014

Oregon same-sex marriage ban overturned

Posted in Politics, Local, Regional

Ashland, Ore -- Oregon is now the 18th state to allow same sex marriages. A federal judge struck down a ban on same sex marriages in the state on Monday. "It's unconstitutional, we can get married! ...

18 May 2014

Primary Election already bringing in 30% of Jackson County votes

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore.--  Jackson County voters have two days to turn int heir ballots for the primary election. Sunday people were out turning in their ballots at the Jackson County elections office drop b ...

18 May 2014

Judge rules Oregon's same-sex ban unconstitutional

Posted in Politics, Local

Update (5/19 12:00pm) U.S. District Judge Micheal McShane has overturned Oregon's same sex marriage ban, calling it unconstitutional. Ashland, Ore. --  A historic ruling will come down Monday for ...

16 May 2014

Jackson County voters confused on measure 15-119

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- The May primary election is just days away, but some Jackson County voters said they're not marking their ballots until they get more clarity on the measure that would ban genetical ...

15 May 2014

War of words before May election

Posted in Politics, Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --  Josephine County Sheriff Gil Gilbertson accuses commissioner Simon Hare of telling him he would transfer money away from the sheriff's department to convince voters to pass a ...

14 May 2014

Judge: Outside group cannot defend Ore. gay marriage ban

Posted in Politics, Regional

Eugene, Ore. -- In Eugene a federal judge handed down a significant ruling today saying a national group cannot step in to defend Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage. U.S. District Judge Michael McSh ...

13 May 2014

Both sides rally for measure 15-119

Posted in Politics, Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Supporters of a ban on genetically modified crops rallied outside the Jackson County Courthouse Tuesday. Anti-GMO activists claim a pro-GMO lobby group misled voters and that much ...

13 May 2014

Less selection for some voters in partisan Primary

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Politics

If you're a nonpartisan, independent, or an unaffiliated voter and wondering why your ballot looks different from your republican or democratic friends, you're not alone.  The May Primary is a semi ...

11 May 2014

Election drop boxes open this week

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Drop Boxes in Jackson County open Monday. If you need to drop off you ballot, you can drop if off at the Jackson County Elections office, or the Ashland, Central Point, Eagle Point, ...

10 May 2014

Attempt to recall Medford School Board members fails

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- The effort to recall four Medford School Board members has failed. Back in February Medford resident,  Blake Weller,  started a petition against the members saying they weren't do ...