27 June 2013

Oregon Health Care Funding Bill Passes in Senate

Posted in Regional

The Oregon Senate has passed a bill to fund the Medicaid package proposed by Governor John Kitzhaber.    The Senate passed House bill 2216B on a vote of 25 to 5.The bill would bring nearly two bil ...

27 June 2013

Federal Judges Rules BLM to Make More S. Oregon Timber Sales

Posted in Regional

A new ruling from the U.S. district court will soon bring more timber sales to Southern Oregon. On Wednesday, Federal Judge Richard Leon ruled the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to sell more timber ...

27 June 2013

New Scam Asks for Kyron Horman Search Funding

Posted in Local

A new phone scam plays on the hearts of those desperate to see Kyron Horman home.Medford Financial Crimes is investigating a phone scam, possibly out of the salem area.Officials say scammers are att ...

27 June 2013

Five Arrested Following Medford Burglary

Posted in Local

Five people were arrested, following a burglary at a Medford home. Officials say five guns, jewelry, electronics, and a 2006 Kia Sorento was stolen from a house on Hawaiian avenue on Saturday. The s ...

26 June 2013

Pathway Cleared For Same-Sex Marriage in California

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

While the Supreme Court's ruling that same-sex married couples in states that allow gay marriage are eligible for federal benefits, their lack of action on Proposition 8 has effectively cleared the ...

26 June 2013

Ashland Plaza Rally For Marriage Equality

Posted in Local

Shouts of joy and pride filled the Ashland Plaza. Gina Duquenne, a Basic Rights Oregon supporter and organizer came to  celebrate same sex equality in marriage. Supporters of the Supreme Court's ru ...

25 June 2013

Update: Hundreds Of Dead Fish Found In Ashland Creek

Posted in Local

Program Director for Rogue Riverkeeper, Forrest English, took us down to the creek, but now a day later there were barely any of the dead fish in sight. The water pollution started at the Ashland Wa ...

25 June 2013

No Financial Aid for Students with Modified Diplomas

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

High Hopes, Crushed Dreams When Aaron Dolph graduated from high school he had high hopes.   "I got this thing, it's a diploma, but it's called a modified diploma," said Dolph who is currently home ...

25 June 2013

Jerry Piddington American Karate Legend

Posted in Joe's Journal

Jerry Piddington has trained with and taught some of the biggest names in karate.  Piddington, who teaches martial art classes in Ashland, received an award, for being an American karate pioneer.  ...

25 June 2013

Klamath County Murder Investigation

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The second homicide in two weeks in Klamath County... This latest one involving a Chiloquin man found apparently murdered in his home...and if officials have any leads, they aren't talking. Police s ...