Articles tagged with: Oregon

19 November 2014

Immigration: waiting for reform

Posted in U.S. & World News

(KGW)  As the battle over immigration reform rages in Washington, D.C., thousands are watching carefully.Sisters Isaura and Ines Pena are outspoken advocates of change.They are U.S. citizens, born ...

19 November 2014

Medford Police search for credit card thief

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Police are looking for a thief who stole an elderly woman's credit cards, then racked up more than $8,000 in charges in just a few hours. Police say the 71 year old victim got a ca ...

18 November 2014

Latest jobs report indicates state hiring increase

Posted in Local, Regional, U.S. & World News

Ore. --- According to the latest jobs report, state hiring grew to its strongest level in almost two decades.In all, Oregon employers added 9,900 jobs in October; the Oregon Employment Department sa ...

18 November 2014

Local woman hopes to raise money for bullet proof vests for K-9's

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- One woman is stepping up to better protect local law enforcement, but she is talking about the officers who run around on all 4's.Marie McGoldrick says she wants to help the K-9 un ...

18 November 2014

November 19th marks three years since David Gubbs was murdered

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Wednesday, November 19th marks three years since a 23 year old man was nearly decapitated on the Ashland bike path, police still have no suspects.David Grubbs was killed as he was ...

18 November 2014

Ashland ice skate park pushes back opening date

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- The Ashland Ice Skating Rink was scheduled to open Monday, but it’s not open just yet.The Ashland Rotary's; Centennial Ice Rink Facebook page had Monday’s date as their opening ...

18 November 2014

Portland police investigating sex crimes on school campus

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- (KGW)  Police in Portland, Oregon are investigating reports of possible sex crimes involving students that happened at Grant High School.According to police, the students were re ...

17 November 2014

Jackson County resident ending ebola monitoring this week

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- The Ebola monitoring period for the Jackson County resident who recently returned from West Africa is ending this week.Jackson County health director doctor Jim Shames says the per ...

17 November 2014

Former Ashland High School volunteer coach back in court

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- A former Ashland High school swim coach is going to trial on Thursday.25 year old Camren Mitzel is accused of trying to reconnect with a teen girl he was charged with abusing when ...

17 November 2014

Professional cuddling service opens in Portland

Posted in Local

Portland, Ore. --- A new business in Portland is bringing people together in an unusual way; it is a professional cuddling business where people pay to cuddle with others. Owner Samantha Hess starte ...