14 February 2014

Rain brings hope to Southern Oregonians

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- This weeks rain is looking promising for Southern Oregon. The National Weather service said if it continues into next week, the drought could go from severe to moderate.  Applegate ...

14 February 2014

Teacher strike to drag into next week

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District and teachers will not meet again with mediators until Tuesday. It's a sign of what's been a grueling and emotional week for both sides.   On Thursday ni ...

14 February 2014

Ruch Elementary parent thankful for normalcy

Written by Kassi Nelson

    While Medford teachers remain on strike one parent says her son's school is maintaining a sense of normalcy. Ruch Elementary is part of the Medford School District, but the MEA said some Ruch ...

13 February 2014

Teacher contract negotiations go downhill

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- What looked like promising negotiations between union teachers and the Medford School District took a turn for the worst Thursday night. Both sides aired their grievances at a joint ...

13 February 2014

No deal; Medford teachers and the district to resume talks Tuesday

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Any sense of optimism in ending the Medford teachers strike, ended Thursday. After another day of negotiating, both sides were not able to find common ground. The district says they ...

13 February 2014

Walden calls on federal investigation into 'Cover Oregon'

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- After failing to sign anyone up through the state run health insurance exchange known as 'Cover Oregon, US Representative Greg Walden called for a federal investigation into the web ...

13 February 2014

Gold medal winner Joss Christensen has Gold Hill roots

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Sports

Joss Christensen was being called the most unlikely gold medal winner in Sochi. He barely made the team, but now he's making history. Joss won the gold medal in men's slopestyle skiing Thursday. Thi ...

13 February 2014

No rules for where a private medical marijuana grow can crop up

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Do you know what could be growing next to your child's school? According to Medford Police, legal medical marijuana grows are in some cases cropping up right against the school yard ...

12 February 2014

MEA and district to meet Thursday morning

Medford, Ore.-- After 13 hours of negotiations, Wednesday the teachers union and the district said no deal was made but that they'll be meeting again Thursday morning. Both said they're closer to m ...

12 February 2014

Substitute teacher speaks out about class during strike

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford elementary school substitute teacher is speaking out about allegations by teachers and students that there is little-to-no learning going on in Medford classrooms during t ...