Articles tagged with: Oregon

01 May 2015

Medford pay rates are lower than national average, according to study

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford workers are getting paid less than the national average.That’s according to a study from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, it shows that Medford workers earn an average of ...

30 April 2015

Controlled burn takes place in Ashland

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Smoke was pouring into the sky from the hills above Ashland this afternoon, but it was all part of a plan.It's the first prescribed "under burn" in the Ashland Watershed and it too ...

30 April 2015

Oregon woman gets surprise 'TODAY' show makeover

Posted in U.S. & World News

New York City, N.Y. -- (The Today Show) Donna Libby, a retired Klamath Falls teacher and librarian, was picked Thursday morning as one of two women who underwent the "Plaza Ambush Makeover" on NBC's ...

30 April 2015

Grants Pass man sentenced to jail after pleading guilty to raping teen

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- A Josephine county man will spend the next 11 and a half years behind bars for raping a teenage girl.24-year-old Axel Vaughan Reese Ries previously pleaded guilty to multiple r ...

30 April 2015

Medford man in custody after firing shotgun in backyard

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A Medford man is in police custody after allegedly firing a shotgun in his backyard.Medford police say that Gabriel Valle-Sanchez was hallucinating that people were in his yard, tr ...

30 April 2015

Another hit for Kairos, former employee accused of having sex with teen

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A former employee at Kairos, a youth treatment center in Grants Pass, is accused of having sex with a teen in their care.The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety announced t ...

30 April 2015

Babysitter charged in Ore. City infant's shaking death

Posted in Regional

Oregon City, Ore. -- (KGW) An Oregon City woman has been accused of killing an infant she was babysitting. Sarah Elizabeth Martin, 37, was arrested Wednesday on charges of manslaughter in the death ...

30 April 2015

Buffalo Wild Wings airing Saturday's boxing match, tickets available

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- The much anticipated Mayweather, Paquiao fight is Saturday, May 2nd in Las Vegas!  If you weren't one of the lucky few to score a ticket and paying nearly $100 to watch on pay-per ...

30 April 2015

Local students visit KOBI to celebrate International Jazz Day!

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- It’s International Jazz Day and here’s an interesting fact about jazz, when asked what the definition of jazz was, Louis Armstrong famously stated, "if you've got to ask, then ...

30 April 2015

Daughter of a Gresham woman killed by a drunk driver speaks out

Posted in Regional

Gresham, Ore. --- The daughter of a Gresham woman killed by a drunk driver is speaking out.Linda Luty believes her mother's killer is getting off easy. Jonathan Flesey is the drunk driver who crashe ...