Articles tagged with: Oregon

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. ...

07 April 2014

Ashland's Independent Film Festival ramps up

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Movies, movies, and more movies this weekend at Ashland's Independent Film Festival. Thousands from around the nation visited Ashland over the weekend for a preview of several inde ...

07 April 2014

Warm weather expected all week-long

Posted in Local, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- The sunshine Monday brought out lots of smiling faces to Bear Creek Park. The warm temperatures are something our meteorologist says isn't that uncommon for this time of year but ...

07 April 2014

Timber payments breakdown: who's getting what

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Last October, the President signed a one year extension of county timber payments, providing a lifeline to Oregon's forested counties. Now months later, the first payment of nearly ...

07 April 2014

Coos County woman arrested on drug, child endangerment charges

Posted in Local

Coos Bay, Ore. -- A mother is behind bars in Coos County after police say they discovered meth in her hotel room where her two children were also staying. Around 9:30 in the morning last Thursday, ...

07 April 2014

Grants Pass house fire deemed suspicious

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Officials with Rural Metro Fire Department in Grants Pass are calling a Sunday night house fire human caused and suspicious. The home at 4709 Redwood Avenue had no power or hea ...

07 April 2014

Jackson County to receive $6 million in federal timber funds

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Jackson County will receive $6 million in federal timber payments within the next few weeks. The amount is something County Commissioner Doug Breidenthal called pennies compared to ...

07 April 2014

Mother of Kyron Horman speaker at CART training

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Today, the families of missing children met with law enforcement agencies from across Oregon and northern California. In attendance, Medford resident Desiree Young. She's the mother ...

06 April 2014

Update: Alleged Red Zone thief turns himself in

Posted in Local

Update (4/10) - Ashland police say the man who took the money turned himself in and returned the stolen money to police. He was cited and released. The case is now closed.   Ashland, Ore. -- A loca ...