02 June 2014

Gold Hill could soon be the first Southern Oregon city to allow dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- It looks like Gold Hill could have the next legal medical marijuana dispensary in Southern Oregon. The Gold Hill City Council approved final readings on two ordinances dealing w ...

02 June 2014

Governor declares drought emergency in Josephine County

Posted in Local, Regional, Weather

Help is on the way for three more Oregon counties dealing with the drought. Governor Kitzhaber declared drought emergencies Monday in Josephine, Grant and Wheeler counties. They join Jackson, Lake ...

02 June 2014

Loan deadline approaching for businesses hit hard by wildfires

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Economy

Josephine County, Ore. --   A beautiful June day on the Rogue River meant back to business for the Galice lodge & rafting resort. "I would never want to go through what we went through last yea ...

02 June 2014

Hazmat crews respond to chemical leak

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- Hours after a chemical spill at a Phoenix truck stop Hazmat crews finish cleaning up Monday night. A truck driver spotted the leak at the Petro truck stop around 3:40pm Monday afte ...

02 June 2014

Ashland Fire and Rescue asking residents to take action

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Monday kicked off fire season, and Ashland Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal, Margueritte Hickman, said they're as prepared as they can be. But in a town where wildlife and urban living ...

02 June 2014

Fire season could cost you

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- The dry conditions could make this one of the costliest fire seasons in Oregon history. "The forest fuels, vegetation is very dry," comments Brian Ballou, who works at the O ...

02 June 2014

UPDATE: City of Phoenix votes to raise fines for operating without a business license

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- On Monday night, the City of Phoenix voted 5-to-1 to increase fines for businesses operating without a license.  The decision may directly affect The Greenery in Phoenix. It's a r ...

02 June 2014

Fire season begins today in three Southern Oregon counties

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire season begins in three counties across Southern Oregon today. Those counties include Jackson, Josephine and Klamath. With the start of fire season, backyard burning and debris ...

01 June 2014

Suspect arrested in overnight stabbing in downtown Medford

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Update (6/4 12pm): Medford Police have identified the suspect who allegedly stabbed a man in Medford repeatedly as 25 year-old Aaron Westensee.  Police say Westensee chased the victim (who is not ...

01 June 2014

Fundraiser for missing Oregon boy

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Family members of Oregon boy Kyron Horman are raising money for a search team. The seven-year-old boy has been missing since 2010. Dozens of Kyron's supporters came together with bu ...