18 September 2013

DJ Hype Arrested On Forgery Charges

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

DJ Hype is known for playing music on Medford's hot 98.9. But the man behind the music who's real name is Romanito Lloyd Salvador is now behind bars charged with manufacturing counterfeit cash.  " ...

18 September 2013

Uncertain Health Care Climate

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Regional

Big changes in health care are on the way and even big companies with hundreds of thousands of employees are trying to adjust.On Wednesday Walgreens announced a new way of providing health insurance ...

18 September 2013

A Message From Starbucks CEO: Guns Are No Longer Welcome

Posted in Local

Many restaurant chains and retailers do not allow firearms on their properties."Someone can bring a gun in the store, and it's scary, it's really really scary," says Starbucks customer Michael McDuf ...

18 September 2013

20 Year Quake Anniversary Sparks Preparedness Planning

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Friday will mark the 20th anniversary of when a 6.0 earthquake hit Klamath Falls on September 20th, 1993. Edith Mattingly had just gotten home from a shift at the hospital when the quake hit... "I w ...

18 September 2013

Medford Woman Arrested After Eluding Police

Posted in Local

Medford Police arrest a woman, after they say she attempted to elude officers after hitting a patrol car. Around 9 O'clock Tuesday night, officials say the woman was driving around the north Fred Me ...

18 September 2013

Oregon Minimum Wage To Increase

Posted in Regional

Oregon's minimum wage is going up! Workers will see a fifteen cent jump to $9.15, on the first of the year. The increase is adjusted for inflation. The labor department estimates nearly 100,000 Or ...

17 September 2013

Emotions Run High For Two Mothers in Josephine County Courthouse

Posted in Local

Emotions were definitely running high in the courthouse in Josephine County.Especially for two women.Two moms both grieving  their sons, just in different ways.Clarice Bishop sits and waits in the ...

17 September 2013

How You to Help Loved Ones Struggling with Mental Health

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

What do you do if someone you love is struggling, pulling away and isolating themselves? The answer isn't always easy, but there are ways you can help. 34-year-old Aaron Alexis, a Navy Reservist and ...

17 September 2013

Providence Medford Surgery Music

Posted in Joe's Journal

You've heard the expression "music to my ears"...but rarely does that go in the same sentence as "major surgery".  Those two phrases do however merge at Providence Medford Medical Center.  The hos ...

17 September 2013

FBI Releases Oregon Violent Crime Report

Posted in Regional

The FBI has released their crime stats for Oregon and Washington. According to the report, from 2011 to 2012 the number of violent crime cases *increased* in Medford, Central Point and Ashland. In ...