Articles tagged with: Oregon

01 May 2014

Motion hearing held for Lori Duckworth

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A motion hearing was held Thursday afternoon inside of a Jackson County courtroom in the Lori Duckworth case. Duckworth is accused of using a medical marijuana dispensary as a front ...

01 May 2014

City talks about new rules for "Dangerous Dogs" in Medford

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- The discussion about so-called dangerous dogs continues in Medford again tonight. The police advisory committee voted in March not to single-out any dog breed in its recommendations ...

01 May 2014

Oregon Department of Human Services roll out new child welfare model

Posted in Local, Regional

The Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS) Child Welfare Program announced today that three counties are beginning the statewide rollout of a new child protection system designed to keep more chi ...

01 May 2014

Los Angeles gang member arrested in Medford

Posted in Local, Regional

A man police say belongs to a Los Angeles gang is in Jackson County Jail after he allegedly threatened someone at a Medford bar. 27 year-old Michael Padilla was arrested after police say he pulled a ...

30 April 2014

JoCo Commissioner candidate forum

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Nine Josephine County Commissioner candidates are battling for one spot.Wednesday night the race against incumbent Simon Hare heated up at a second forum hosted by The Chamber o ...

30 April 2014

Agricultural concerns rising over water shortage

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- Southern Oregon and Northern California are currently in severe to extreme drought, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. Now people working in agriculture are becoming concerned a ...

30 April 2014

Findings released from voter panel on GMO measure

Jackson County, Ore. -- They spent the last four days getting educated about what's being called the most complex measure on any ballot in the state.  Now, members of a citizen panel release their ...

30 April 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The first medical marijuana dispensary in southern Oregon opened this morning in Klamath Falls. Edward Medina, Jr. opened his dispensary at nine this morning. Medina got his s ...

30 April 2014

Oregon DMV ranks low on satisfaction survey

Posted in Local, Regional

According to the National DMV Satisfaction Survey completed by DMV.com, Oregon ranks last in DMV customer satisfaction. Washington state ranked 17th and according to the survey Ohio is the best DMV ...

30 April 2014

UPDATE: Cause of fire and names released in deadly Rogue River house fire

Posted in Local

Update (5/1 9:30pm): Police say a burning cigarette left on a couch started the fire that killed two people early Wednesday morning. 77 year-old Thoedore Stanfield and 56 year-old Karen Crayne died ...