Articles tagged with: Oregon

08 April 2014

Jackson Elementary receives $75,000 grant

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford elementary school received a grant geared toward improving early childhood education. The Oregon Community Foundation awarded Jackson Elementary School a $75-thousand gra ...

08 April 2014

Dispensary ban heads to 2nd reading in Gold Hill

Posted in Local, Politics

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The city of Gold Hill voted for a temporary ban on medical marijuana dispensaries. The city council heard it's first reading Tuesday night of a proposed ordinance that would est ...

08 April 2014

Medford S.D. interviewing final superintendent candidates

Posted in Local

Medford. Ore. -- The search for Medford's new superintendent is in it's final stretch Tuesday. The Medford school Board is looking to replace Dr. Phil Long. They interviewed four candidates Tuesd ...

08 April 2014

Huddleston trial set to begin

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Opening arguments are expected Wednesday in the trial of a man accused of killing his wife. Prosecutors say Bourne Huddleston murdered his 34 year-old wife, Kristy, back in March 2 ...

08 April 2014

Two arrested, charged with sex trafficking of a minor

Posted in Local, Regional

Portland, Ore. -- A 19 year-old former cheerleader from Lake Oswego is charged with sex trafficking a former school-mate. Julia Haner and 30 year-old Konrod Mason were arrested last weekend at a mo ...

08 April 2014

One local woman dead, several others injured in Roseburg crash

Posted in Local

Roseburg, Ore. -- A Grants Pass woman has died, several others injured, following a crash that occurred around 4:30pm Tuesday near Roseburg High School. According to the Oregon State Police 53 ...

08 April 2014

Police say beware of scams during tax season

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The deadline to file tax returns is coming up fast on April 15th and still half a million Oregonians still need to file. However, police are warning taxpayers to be aware of scams t ...

08 April 2014

New program would bring on volunteer CSI

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Josephine County Sheriff Gil Gilbertson said it hasn't been easy since budget cuts in 2012 left him with less than half of his personnel. That's why he's looking for a team of d ...

08 April 2014

Merkley: "Progress has stalled" on equal pay

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local, Politics, U.S. & World News

Medford, Ore. -- Over the phone, U.S. Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley pledged his support for Presidents Obama's executive actions over equal pay, saying the wage disparity takes food off the table. "T ...

08 April 2014

Fire officials issue burning warning

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore --- Fire officials are issuing a warning about doing yard work. With warm temperatures forecasted this week, they say dry conditions and just a few warm days are enough to cause a fire. ...