20 May 2014

Mental health services for young people a "grave situation"

Posted in Local, Health

Grants Pass, Ore. -- When it comes to mental health care for kids and young adults in Southern Oregon, the situation is grave. That's according to a Rogue Regional Medical Center psychiatrist. On Mo ...

20 May 2014

Race for Jackson County Commissioner

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Update (11:30pm 05/20) Joel Ockunzzi is trailing Colleen Roberts with 47 percent of the votes. Roberts comes in with nearly 53 percent. Rick Dyer came in with a little over 88 percent of votes.   R ...

20 May 2014

Are humans to blame for severe wildfires in the West?

Posted in Weather

Are humans responsible for creating climates susceptible to severe wildfires in the West? According to a local climatologist, humans certainly have a role in climate change but there isn't enough ev ...

19 May 2014

Decision 2014: Following the Money

Posted in Local, Politics

Jackson County, Ore. -- The big spender in the Jackson County 2014 May election is no on measure 15-119.  According to the Oregon Secretary of States website, the campaign "Good Neighbor Farmers ra ...

19 May 2014

Medford Police see skyrocketing mental health calls

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Patrolling the streets of Medford for more than 15 years now, Officer Bob Mccurley knows the dangers he could face on the job. "Regardless of all the information you get, there's st ...

19 May 2014

Gay couple marries hours after law changes

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Two years ago Monday Sheryl and Shannon Baird filed for a domestic partnership, the closest they could get to marriage. "You just love somebody and you just keep moving forward," Sh ...

19 May 2014

Oregon same-sex marriage ban overturned

Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Ashland, Ore -- Oregon is now the 18th state to allow same sex marriages. A federal judge struck down a ban on same sex marriages in the state on Monday. "It's unconstitutional, we can get married! ...

19 May 2014

Medford suspect sought in several crimes

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are looking for 25 year-old Jonathan Paul McDonald. Officials say video surveillance shows McDonald making over $10,000 in purchases with stolen credit cards in vario ...

19 May 2014

MERS in the United States

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Monday health officials are warning the deadly virus, MERS, can be easier to transmit than previously thought.The concern comes after a person in Illinois contracted MERS after limited contact. The ...

18 May 2014

Primary Election already bringing in 30% of Jackson County votes

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore.--  Jackson County voters have two days to turn int heir ballots for the primary election. Sunday people were out turning in their ballots at the Jackson County elections office drop b ...