Articles tagged with: Oregon

22 October 2014

Jackson County commissioners lean towards taxing marijuana

Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County Commissioners take the first official step toward taxing marijuana, ahead of Measure 91, which could legalize recreational marijuana.Commissioners voted 2-1 Wednesda ...

22 October 2014

Sprinklers put out fire at Airport Chevrolet

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A sprinkler system saves the day knocking down a fire at Airport Chevrolet.The Medford Fire Department says a small fire was started in one of the service bays between the sprinkle ...

22 October 2014

Medford resident interrupts burglar at her home

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. ---  Medford Police say a woman was burglarizing a house on the 800 block of Newtown Street on Tuesday around 3:00pm. A woman who lives at the home says she came home from work and co ...

22 October 2014

Watch: Bates vs. Dotterrer candidate forum

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- KOBI-TV/NBC 5 and KOTI-TV/NBC 2 will exclusively host and broadcast  a Candidates Forum featuring State Senator Dr. Alan Bates (D) and challenger Colonel  Dave Dotterrer (R) on ...

22 October 2014

Multi-car crash on I-5

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A teenager is in the hospital after an accident on I-5.Medford Fire and Rescue say at around 5:30 Tuesday evening a 16-year-old girl was getting onto I-5 at mile post 30 when she c ...

22 October 2014

Grants Pass passes ordinance taxing on marijuana

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass City Council decided to pass an ordinance taxing marijuana, that's if it becomes legal in November.The Daily Courier reports that the councilors will place a 10% ta ...

21 October 2014

Police warn residents about power company scam

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. --- A warning from police tonight, never pay for an outstanding bill by putting money on a prepaid debit or credit card.Medford Police say someone was recently scammed by impostors pre ...

21 October 2014

Seattle man arrested for possession of 52 pounds of marijuana

Posted in Regional

Clackamas, Ore. --- A Seattle man is behind bars after an OSP Trooper says he found about 52 pounds of marijuana inside his vehicle.Authorities say 38 year old Santichith La Hochingnavong was headin ...

21 October 2014

Halloween safety tips

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Oregon State Police and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children want to remind parents that although Halloween is a fun time, it’s also a time we cannot forget about safety ...

17 October 2014

Ruling: Local governments can ban medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. --- A win for Southern Oregon cities and counties opposing the new state law allowing medical marijuana dispensaries.The City of Cave Junction challenged the state in Josephine c ...