Articles tagged with: Oregon

04 June 2014

Camp, fish, and hike for free this weekend

Posted in Local, Regional, Entertainment

(Portland Radio Project) Anyone who loves the outdoors in Oregon has quite a dilemma this weekend. They may have to choose between a day of fun at a state park , a hike on a favorite trail, or free ...

04 June 2014

Sit-in protesters arrested at Walden's Bend office

Posted in Regional, Politics

Bend, Ore. -- (KTVZ) As about a dozen supporters rallied outside, a man and woman protesting Republicans' inaction on immigration reform staged a sit-in at Rep. Greg Walden's Bend office Wednesday, ...

04 June 2014

Liquor privatization effort shelved this year

Posted in Regional, Politics

Salem, Ore. -- (Pamplin Media Group) Advocates announced Wednesday they will abandon their effort to end the state monopoly on liquor sales in Oregon. Although they had an already-approved version ...

04 June 2014

Oregon settles multi-state settlement with pharmaceutical company

Posted in Regional, Health

(OPB) Oregon will receive nearly four million dollars from a multi-state settlement with the pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline. The settlement follows allegations that GlaxoSmithKline unlawful ...

04 June 2014

Thieves hit Modoc Field replacement project

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A project to replace Modoc Field at Klamath Union High School has already been hit by vandals. According to Bill Schmeck, with Winema Electric, said his crews installed new w ...

04 June 2014

Gas line break puts Phoenix High School on lock down

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- Phoenix High School was on lock down Wednesday after a gas line burst right across the street. According to Bob Holt, a Captain with Jackson County Fire District 5, Rose Street fro ...

04 June 2014

Two hospitalized after car backs into doctor's office

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Two people were sent to the hospital today after a car backed into a Medford doctor's office. Medford firefighters said the accident happened at 11:05 Wednesday morning. The elderly ...

04 June 2014

Supreme Court refuses to block Oregon same-sex marriage

Posted in Local, Regional

The U.S. Supreme Court today rejected the National Organization for Marriage’s latest attempt to exclude gay and lesbian couples from marriage in Oregon. “The application for stay presented to J ...

04 June 2014

Wildlife experts say wolf OR-7 has pups

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- According to wildlife biologists wolf OR7 and a mate have produced offspring. In early May, biologists suspected that OR7, originally from northeast Oregon, had a mate in the Rogue ...

04 June 2014

Pet Talk: Pet of the week June 4th

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Meet KoKo -- a four year old Chihuahua, Short Coat/Mix! He's our pet of the week! If you'd like to adopt KoKo or see other pets up for adoption, please contact the Southern Oregon H ...