17 May 2013

SO Swing Convention Day 1

Posted in Joe's Journal

If you ever thought of getting into swing dancing then this is the weekend for you.  Some of the best West Coast Swing dancers in the world are in Medford for the first official Southern Oregon Swi ...

17 May 2013

Hyatt Lake Opens Friday

Posted in Local

After being plagued by budget cuts and hiring freezes, Hyatt lake is cleared for opening Friday. Tests on the water and sewer facilities came back clear.Two of the campground's three loops and four ...

17 May 2013

50 Percent of Oregonians Concerned About Retirement

Posted in Local

A survey just released reveals 50% of Oregonians are worried about their retirement savings.  The study, sponsored by Wells Fargo, shows younger residents are the most concerned; 60% of those under ...

17 May 2013

Mt. Ashland Grant Will Help Sustain The Slopes

Posted in Economy

A grant awarded to Mt. ashland will help the mountain fund restoration projects set for this summer. The$5,000 grant from the National Ski Areas Association will be set aside for the mountain's "su ...

16 May 2013

Southern Oregon Swing Dance Convention Comes To Town

Posted in Local

Dancers from the West coast, even from all over the world, will be taking Medford by storm this weekend.  They're in town for the 2nd Annual Southern Oregon Swing Dance Convention.  On Thursday ni ...

16 May 2013

Suspected Shooter Appears in Court

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Today, the suspect in a neighborhood shooting made his first appearance in court. This, after three shots rang out Wednesday in a Medford neighborhood.SWAT and police responded in full force Wednesd ...

16 May 2013

Local Officers Train For Mental Illness Scenarios

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

25 officers from various valley agencies have been participating in a mental illness - crisis intervention class all week long. "We're learning about various mental illnesses and some of the best th ...

16 May 2013

Klamath County Drug Busts Impact Kids, Pets, Livestock

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

There are 38 people behind bars in Klamath County tonight, as the result of one of the largest drug raids in Oregon history...but there were also some innocent victims from Wednesday's operation. Wh ...

16 May 2013

Uncorked Artwork

Posted in Joe's Journal

Wine, food, art and one heck of a view, it's what the Applegate Valley Wine Trail's "Uncorked" event, is all about. Jacksonville artist Cheryl D. Garcia  created some special pieces for the event. ...

16 May 2013

Electric Vehicles Create Jobs In Oregon

Posted in Economy

The electric vehicle partnership has created more than 1600 jobs here in Orego, drawing praise from the governor. Oregon now has almost 2,500 electric vehicles registered across the state and more t ...