Articles tagged with: Oregon

01 April 2014

Oregon Health Authority changes all-out ban on marijuana edibles

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Health

Ashland, Ore. -- The Oregon Health Authority takes a step back from a proposed ban on medical marijuana laced foods at dispensaries. At medical marijuana dispensary, Siskiyou Medical Supply, a sizab ...

01 April 2014

Medford Police arrest burglary suspect

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. - Medford Police arrested local transient John Paul McDonald Monday for his role in a string of burglaries and thefts. They say he was involved in the following crimes: Sprint Store, ...

31 March 2014

UPDATE: Stolen car located, belongings inside car still missing

Posted in Local

Update (10:53pm 04/01): The Medford Police Department said in a Facebook post that the vehicle has been located. The post said it was located abandoned in 3000 block of Ross Lane sometime Tuesday m ...

31 March 2014

I-5 clear following afternoon crash

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Traffic on I-5 near Rogue River came to a crawl Monday afternoon after a head on collision involving a semi-truck. The crash happened just after noon near mile marker 46. The driv ...

31 March 2014

What you need to know about health insurance and Cover Oregon

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Regional, Health

Medford, Ore. -- For most people across the nation, the deadline for getting health insurance under the Affordable Care Act was March 31st.  However, Oregonians have a bit more time to get health i ...

31 March 2014

Decades-old 'slasher' case returns to courtroom

Posted in Local

Coquille, Ore. -- (The World) One of the most shocking crimes perpetrated in Coos County took place in North Bend 21 years ago.On Friday, the man who pled guilty to that crime as a teenager was back ...

31 March 2014

Blazers moving in right direction as playoffs approach

Posted in Regional, Sports

Portland, Ore. -- (Portland Tribune) Don't look now, but it appears as if the Trail Blazers might be coming together at just the right time. Portland's trending in the right direction continued wit ...

31 March 2014

Marijuana goes mainstream

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics, Economy, Health

Eugene, Ore. -- (The Register-Guard) There was an unmistakable feeling of excitement among the approximately 400 attendees of the Oregon Medical Marijuana Business Conference Sunday at the Hilton Eu ...

31 March 2014

Brookings-Harbor art student wins Vision 2014

Posted in Local

Brookings, Ore. -- (The World) Erika Spetzler of Brookings-Harbor High School took home the Best of Show award at Vision 2014, an annual high school art competition underwritten by Southwestern Oreg ...

31 March 2014

Oregonians have until April 30 to get health coverage

Posted in Regional, Health

(OPB) Oregonians have until April 30 to enroll in a health insurance plan under Cover Oregon. The state is granting residents another month because of technical problems with the state's health exch ...