27 August 2012

Man Arrested For Possession Of 55 Pounds of Heroin

Posted in Local

A man is arrested near Ashland for carrying nearly 55 pounds of heroin. Oregon State Police say they pulled over 65 year old Raul Mendoza last Thursday for a traffic violation on I-5. Upon further ...

27 August 2012

Tropical Storm Isaac Hits Florida, Hurricane Warning for Gulf States

Posted in U.S. & World News

All eyes are on Tropical Storm Isaac Monday morning. The storm crossed the Florida Keys on Sunday. A hurricane warning is in effect for the Gulf coast, from Florida to Louisiana. So far, the govern ...

27 August 2012

Police Search For Homicide Suspect

Posted in Local

Police in Coos Bay are currently on the hunt for a suspect possibly involved in a homicide over the weekend. The alleged incident occurred Saturday evening on the 800 block of Augustine Avenue. Poli ...

27 August 2012

7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits El Salvador

Posted in U.S. & World News

A powerful earthquake has struck overnight, off the coast of El Salvador. The quake was recorded as a 7.3 magnitude, with a 5.4 magnitude aftershock, just before 11 P.M. Sunday night. The epicenter ...

27 August 2012

Ashland Community Hospital Announces Multimillion Dollar Loss

Posted in Local

Ashland Community Hospital is reporting a multimillion dollar loss last fiscal year. The local hospital is down $2.5 million. Officials say the loss is mainly due to unpaid medical bills and charity ...

24 August 2012

Gun Control Debate Highlighted Following Mass Shooting

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Following a mass shooting in New York the debate about gun control is in high gear. One local gun activist has some applauding his open-carry activity while others say it's too much.

24 August 2012

Running 'Y' New Look

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Three million dollars in upgrades have now been completed at the Running 'Y' in Klamath Falls. General Manager David Ellis says the year-long renovation has been worth it... "The initial numbers are ...

24 August 2012

Oregon State Fair Starts Today

Posted in Local

The Oregon State Fair opens Friday and attracts thousands of people each year. This year, comedian Jeff Dunham, pop stars Demi Lovato, Hot Chelle Rae and country artist Jake Owen are all expected to ...

24 August 2012

SOU to Offer Management Program in Salem

Posted in Local

SOU students can now take get their master's in management degree in Salem! The two year program is now being offered at Chemeketa Community College in the state capital. The program is already offe ...

24 August 2012

Salem Purchases Solar Powered Trash Cans

Posted in Local

High tech trash cans. That's exactly what the city of Salem is about the get. The Salem Parks Department purchased 33 solar powered trash compactors last year. Each cost roughly $4,000. City offici ...