08 March 2013

February Jobs Report Shows Lower Unemployment Rates

Posted in Economy

The February jobs report shows that last month, the US economy created 236,000 jobs and that's actually better than what economists expected. The unemployment rate dropped from 7.9 down to 7.7 perc ...

08 March 2013

Ban On Underage Tanning Bill Passes In the Oregon House

Posted in Regional

A bill that would ban minors from using tanning beds unless they had a doctors note passed the Oregon House yesterday, with a vote of 38 to 18. Bill 2896 will now head to the senate. Supporters ...

08 March 2013

President Obama Signs VAWA Into Law

Posted in Politics

President Barack Obama was surrounded by domestic violence survivors, law officers and tribal leaders during the ceremony at the Interior Department yesterday, as he signed into law an update to the ...

08 March 2013

Mexican Folk Dance Troupe Celebrates 15 Years With Fundraiser

Posted in Local

The Rogue Valley's only Mexican folk dance troupe is celebrating a major milestone this Friday.  Ballet Folklorico Ritmo Alegre is celebrating its 15th year of empowering young Southern Oregon stud ...

08 March 2013

JPR To Broadcast Next "Rising Star"

Posted in Local

A showcase for local musicians and a fundraiser for a local non-profit are now getting an added boost.  Jefferson Public Radio has teamed up with Rising Stars and Britt to provide this year's winne ...

07 March 2013

Deadly Super-bacteria Found In Oregon And In Local Region

Posted in Local

A deadly bacteria is making its way through many hospitals across the country, including some in Oregon. Oregon is among 42 states where the super-bug has hit, with 32 cases documented in the state ...

07 March 2013

Medford Resident Says Tree House Is Invading Privacy

Posted in Local

It can be seen from the street along Greenbrook Road in Medford, a tree house starting to tower over the neighborhood. "I like tree houses but I do not like being invaded in my privacy," said neig ...

07 March 2013

Klamath River Basin Adjudication Now Underway

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

'Adjudication'.  It's a word you'll soon be hearing a lot more... The 'Klamath River Basin Adjudication' will determine who gets water in the Klamath Basin, and how much. Just how big is the adjudi ...

07 March 2013

Cracking Down On North Korea

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

UN Security Council passes new sanctions in face of nuclear threats. Kurt Gregory reports.

07 March 2013

"America's Got Talent" Needs Your Videos

Posted in Entertainment

Howie Mandel and his fellow judges urge you to send in your video audition.