24 September 2013

Rep. DeFazio Defends Timber Bill

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

U.S. Congressman Peter DeFazio arrived in Cave Junction Monday for a town hall meeting... and was greeted by protestors. The large group of environmentalists gathered to voice their concerns over a ...

24 September 2013

Mother of Man Accused of Shooting His Neighbor Says His Innocence Will Prevail

Posted in Local

A frail Donald Easley appeared by video monitor from the Josephine County Jail.Easley and his mother Claryce Bishop lived at the same home up until he was taken into custody for the shooting death o ...

24 September 2013

Board Approves The Expo's Fiscal Year Budget

Posted in Politics

The Jackson County Expo has finally gained approval from the board of commissioners to continue out the fiscal year. After cuts were made to days and hours of operation the board decided to approve ...

24 September 2013

Governor Kitzhaber Calls For Special Session on PERS

Posted in Local

It's official: Governor Kitzhaber has called back lawmakers for a special session. The September 30th session will be focused on the public employee pension system, or PERS.The Governor's goal is to ...

24 September 2013

Rebuild The Trust Rally At Central High School

Posted in Local

Mediation between the teachers of the Medford Education Association and the school district are set to begin today. A new contract between the district and some 600 teachers has not been reached ye ...

24 September 2013

Truck Driver Found Deceased at Chemult Pilot Travel Center

Posted in Local

Oregon State Police are investigating the death of a truck driver in Chemult. Officials say the driver was found deceased in his truck on Monday, at the Pilot Travel Center. The trucking company cal ...

23 September 2013

After Extreme Wildfires, Season Ends Earlier Than Normal

Posted in Local

One of the hottest summers and most extreme wildfires in recent history is over. Rains are ending fire season weeks early a rarity in southern Oregon. You would have had to be sleeping under a rock ...

23 September 2013

School Districts on Alert For Suspicious Man

Posted in Local

It's a situation both the grants pass police, and school districts say they are taking very seriously."As soon as a student reports something like this, we immediately report it to our student resou ...

23 September 2013

Chemult Body May Be Missing Bend Man

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

There are still more questions than answers following the discovery of a body near Chemult on Sunday... Hunters found the body Sunday morning in a burned-out Toyota about 4 miles off of Highway 97 o ...

23 September 2013

SOU Raiders To Get New Digs

Posted in Sports

Southern Oregon University is on track to get new sports and fitness facilities. The project will bring a new rock-climbing wall, new fitness and weight rooms as well as a new track and artificial t ...