07 May 2014

Drought declaration providing help for farmers

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Regional

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Farmer Ron Bjork has called his ranch home for decades. That long-standing ownership gives him water rights to  Little Butte Creek. But Bjork said others aren't so lucky. "It c ...

07 May 2014

Jackson County approves 3 million dollar parking lot addition

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Construction is already in the works on the new Jackson County Health Services Building. Now they will be adding to that construction by constructing two more stories to the already ...

07 May 2014

Cullinan answers questions at Youngstown State University forum in Ohio

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Southern Oregon University President Dr. Mary Cullinan was in Ohio on Wednesday where she's a candidate for president of Youngstown State University. On Wednesday afternoon she was ...

07 May 2014

Police warn against mail theft

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford police are warning people who don't have locks on their mailboxes, saying it makes them vulnerable to identity theft. Police said they've seen a dramatic increase in organiz ...

07 May 2014

Outlook on the jobs front

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Goodwill hosted a job fair in Medford today. Nine different businesses that are hiring took resumes.  Attendees shared their feelings about the jobs front, as consumer confidence ...

07 May 2014

Klamath Falls woman killed in ATV accident

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A Klamath Falls woman is dead following an accident involving an all terrain vehicle. The accident happened Tuesday during the noon hour in a remote area northeast of Klamath F ...

07 May 2014

Governor Kitzhaber declares drought emergency in Jackson County

Posted in Local, Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Yesterday Governor Kitzhaber declared a drought emergency in Jackson County. Officials say Jackson County requested the emergency declaration this spring, and the The State Drought Co ...

06 May 2014

Ashland residents speak out about new Normal Neighborhood Plan

Posted in Local, Politics

Ashland, Ore. -- Ashland City Council members tabled talks Tuesday night on the new Normal Neighborhood plan. It's a proposal to develop 94 acres in Southern Ashland's urban growth boundary.Most of ...

06 May 2014

New climate change report predicts disaster if nothing changes

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- According to a new federal report, there will be more storms, more droughts, more disaster and more sickness on the horizon if people do not take action against climate change. The ...

06 May 2014

Police warn against internet scams

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police have a warning tonight for anyone who uses Craigslist. Beware of scammers. Lt. Mike Budreau said Craigslist overages are the most popular scam they see in the area. But it's ...