Articles tagged with: Oregon

11 March 2015

Sweet Cakes discrimination case: 'I was humiliated'

Posted in Regional

Gresham, Ore. --- A bakery in Gresham, Oregon headed to court Tuesday, March 14th, after refusing to sell a wedding cake to a same-sex couple back in January 2013.The Oregon Bureau of Labor Industri ...

10 March 2015

MMJ dispensary owner reacts to passing of tax measure

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore.-- Brie Malarkey owns Breeze Botanicals in Gold Hill and Ashland and she said measure 15-133 is just going to make it financially stressful for her business and customers. Malarkey said ...

10 March 2015

Former UO president Dave Frohnmayer dies

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. --  Medford native and former Oregon Attorney General and University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer passed away in Eugene Monday. Frohnmayer graduated from Medford High School be ...

10 March 2015

Oregon lawmakers consider raising minimum wage to $15

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- The effort to raise minimum wage to $15 an houris gaining traction. It's already the second highest in the nation. The Statesman Journal reports a number of democrats are supporting House ...

09 March 2015

Medford woman arrested for attempting to kidnap infant from hospital

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police say a woman attempted to kidnap a newborn infant from a hospital.Police say 38-year-old Celeste Patton went to the Providence birthing center in Medford on Wednesday ...

09 March 2015

Mt. Ashland offers new concert series

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Mt. Ashland now has more to offer than just skiing.The ski area began their concert series Saturday, March 7th, with bluegrass band, Rainy and the Rattlesnakes.The series will run ...

06 March 2015

Rogue River man found guilty on four out of nine charges against him

Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. --- The verdict is in for a Rogue River man accused of dragging his ex-girlfriend naked and screaming out of a home and into a car.The incident happened back in November. Jarrod Ga ...

06 March 2015

Clack. Co. sheriff apologizes after deputy shoots horse

Posted in Regional

Molalla, Ore. (KGW) - Clackamas County Sheriff Craig Roberts has apologized for the death of a miniature horse euthanized by a deputy who said it couldn't stand and appeared "beyond medical help." O ...

06 March 2015

Jeanne Atkins sworn in as Oregon Secratary of State

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- Governor Kate Brown announced today that she will appoint Jeanne Atkins as Oregon Secretary of State. Ms. Atkins will be sworn in at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11th in the Governo ...

06 March 2015

OLCC asks lawmakers to keep medical and recreational marijuana separate when legalized

Posted in Local

Ore. --- The Oregon Liquor Control Commission says medical marijuana could threaten to destabilize the recreational cannabis market. The OLCC sent a memo to lawmakers this week, asking them to keep ...