Articles tagged with: Southern Oregon

17 October 2014

Ruling: Local governments can ban medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. --- A win for Southern Oregon cities and counties opposing the new state law allowing medical marijuana dispensaries.The City of Cave Junction challenged the state in Josephine c ...

01 October 2014

Man sentenced after police find 22 pounds of meth

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A Klamath County judge has sentenced a man to five years in prison after he plead no contest in one of the biggest meth busts in Southern Oregon history. 25 year old Jeronimo ...

24 September 2014

Jackson County Commissioner honored at Medford Airport

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- An influential Jackson County commissioner was honored today with a special sign at the Medford airport.The air tanker base used to fight fires in southern Oregon and northern Cali ...

24 September 2014

Keep a lookout for possible ash and debris slides

Posted in Local

Ore. --- The wet weather has the Bureau of Land Management keeping a close eye out for possible ash and debris slides.The BLM says areas hit by wildfire this year are at risk, but especially near th ...

16 September 2014

Donation sites throughout Southern Oregon for the community of Weed

Posted in Local

There are numerous drop off sites and ways people can help the community of Weed which has been consumed by the 374 acre Boles Fire that started on Monday afternoon. CENTRAL POINT- We have 2 drop si ...

11 September 2014

Local firefighters honor the fallen at 9/11 stair climb

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice, local firefighters came together this morning to remember the heroes who died on 9/11 while trying to save others.Nearly 100 firefig ...

10 September 2014

West Nile virus update

Posted in Local

Ore. --- A health alert here in Southern Oregon, more West Nile virus cases are popping up and showing up in a dead bird in Jackson County, the first bird to test positive in the state this year. Of ...

19 August 2014

U.S. Cellular field in final stages of build

Posted in U.S. & World News

Medford, Ore. -- The largest set of synthetic-turf fields in the world is about to finish construction and it's right here in Southern Oregon. Today, Medford Parks and Recreation showcased the final ...

25 July 2014

What is being done about sex trafficking in Medford?

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Senator Ron Wyden's working with agencies to stem the rise of sex trafficking in Oregon. Oregon's senior senator led a roundtable discussion with local police and advocacy groups a ...

20 June 2014

SOU interim president has been announced

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Dr. Roy H. Saigo named new interim president of Southern Oregon University. During a meeting with the Board of Higher Education Friday morning, Dr. Saigo said he was thrilled to be ...