30 April 2014

Agricultural concerns rising over water shortage

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- Southern Oregon and Northern California are currently in severe to extreme drought, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. Now people working in agriculture are becoming concerned a ...

30 April 2014

Findings released from voter panel on GMO measure

Jackson County, Ore. -- They spent the last four days getting educated about what's being called the most complex measure on any ballot in the state.  Now, members of a citizen panel release their ...

30 April 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The first medical marijuana dispensary in southern Oregon opened this morning in Klamath Falls. Edward Medina, Jr. opened his dispensary at nine this morning. Medina got his s ...

30 April 2014

Body found in Wolf Creek identified as missing Yamhill county man

Posted in Local, Regional

Update 5/23 12:00pm) The Oregon State Medical Examiner's Officer identified human remains found last Saturday in the Wolf Creek area as missing 44-year-old Timothy Dale Fenimore. The cause of death ...

30 April 2014

UPDATE: Cause of fire and names released in deadly Rogue River house fire

Posted in Local

Update (5/1 9:30pm): Police say a burning cigarette left on a couch started the fire that killed two people early Wednesday morning. 77 year-old Thoedore Stanfield and 56 year-old Karen Crayne died ...

30 April 2014

Oklahoma execution "botched"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Mcalester, Okla. -- (KFOR and NBC News) The Oklahoma Department Of Corrections has postponed the execution of death row inmate Charles Warner following Tuesday's botched execution of inmate Clayton ...

30 April 2014

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to increase license fees

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fishing season just opened, but there's already some bad news for anglers. Budget concerns are forcing the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, (ODFW), to increase license fees. ...

29 April 2014

JaCo primary registration surpassing presidential election

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Ashland resident Clark Jackson-Geil is one of the more than 120,000 voters registered in Jackson County. He said of voting "it's important to exercise your voice, every person matte ...

29 April 2014

SOU President speaks about new potential job opportunity

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Southern Oregon University President Dr. Mary Cullinan made a big announcement this week. A campus-wide e-mail from Cullinan's office was sent out on Monday informing students and e ...

29 April 2014

Court eyes phone searches

Posted in U.S. & World News, Technology

(NBC News)  Police have a powerful tool in their fight against crime, the same tool you use to text your friends and plan your week: Your phone.    Now in two cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, ...