07 June 2012

Ashland Approves Extra $7 Milllion in 2013 Budget

Posted in Local

The Ashland city council has approved a new budget, that adds over $7 million for the coming fiscal year. The council met Tuesday, and they did indeed approve a $103.2 million city council budget.  ...

07 June 2012

ALL NEW: TSA Administrator To Appear Before Congress

Posted in Local

The administrator of the Transportation Security Administration will appear at a house subcommittee hearing, Thursday. Congress will ask John Pistole about the TSA's efforts to fix its poor customer ...

06 June 2012

White Horse in Jacksonville

Posted in Joe's Journal

  Those who drove into Jacksonville on Old Stage road remember it well...it was the famous white horse, that was decorated for Christmas.    That fiberglass horse in front of the old Offord fami ...

06 June 2012

Grants Pass Council Planning Ahead

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Grants Pass City Council members began discussing but only discussing, possible solutions to fix their problems brought on by severe cuts to public safety. The jail and attorney's that they share wi ...

06 June 2012

New Oregon 10 Year Energy Plan

Posted in Local

Governor Kitzhaber released a 10-year energy action plan for the state on Tuesday. Among some of the main  talking points:Transportation. The governor would like to covert at least twenty percent o ...

06 June 2012

Oregon Boasts Second Best Economic Growth Rate

Posted in Local

Oregon's economic growth in the last year is second only to one state in the entire U.S.    According to a new report just released, the beaver state has the second-fastest growing economy in the ...

06 June 2012

ALL NEW: Relief At The Pump For Drivers

Posted in Local

Good news for drivers, we could soon see some relief at the pump. Oregon has been averaging $4.23 cents a gallon, with the fourth most expensive gas price in the nation. AAA say they wouldn't be su ...

06 June 2012

ALL NEW: Cell Phone Service Down on Coast

Posted in Local

If you're experiencing problems with your cell phone on the Oregon coast, your not alone. Cell service is down from Brookings to Bandon. Officials with Frontier Communications say the service went d ...

06 June 2012

Harry and David Re-Opens Call Center, Creates 800 Jobs

Posted in Local

Officials from Harry and David say the company will re-open their Eugene call center. The move will bring about 800 jobs to the Eugene area. The seasonal call center has been closed for the past 2 y ...

05 June 2012

Californians Hit The Polls Tuesday

Posted in Local

The statewide primary election got off to a sleepy start as several hotly contested races and propositions were not enough to bump up voter turnout.