Articles tagged with: Oregon

17 February 2014

Opioid Prescribers Group releases guidelines for treating chronic pain

Written by Natalie Hurd

Medford, Ore. -- Every year dozens of Southern Oregonians go to bed on pain medication and never wake up. According to the Jackson County Health Department, the pill problem is now an epidemic. A g ...

17 February 2014

Heavy weekend rains scare residents near creek in Eagle Point

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Weather

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Heavy rains brought some much needed moisture to Southern Oregon and Northern California this weekend, but also caused flooding in some areas. Eagle Point resident Ernie Larum w ...

17 February 2014

Medford teachers on strike hold "mobile" flash mob

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With schools closed for the President's Day holiday, Medford teachers on strike are took a new approach in driving their message to the community.With not many people at the schools ...

17 February 2014

Police investigate attempted murder

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Few details are being released as Medford police investigate a Sunday evening attempted murder. One resident in the area says she heard what sounded like fireworks but later found t ...

16 February 2014

Mt. Ashland to break latest opening record

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Weather

Ashland, Ore.-- Doug Hamel said this is the worst year of his life. The avid skier, disappointed that Mt. Ashland still isn't open. "Wishing it was snowing more taking a day off with my dogs just wa ...

15 February 2014

Eagle Point park flooded

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Weather

Eagle Point, Ore.-- Micki Scott from Eagle Point took pictures of debris and what looks like a fast flowing river Saturday at Harnish Wayside Park. "I was like whoa scary it was scary because all of ...

13 February 2014

Teacher contract negotiations go downhill

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- What looked like promising negotiations between union teachers and the Medford School District took a turn for the worst Thursday night. Both sides aired their grievances at a joint ...

13 February 2014

No deal; Medford teachers and the district to resume talks Tuesday

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Any sense of optimism in ending the Medford teachers strike, ended Thursday. After another day of negotiating, both sides were not able to find common ground. The district says they ...

13 February 2014

Walden calls on federal investigation into 'Cover Oregon'

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- After failing to sign anyone up through the state run health insurance exchange known as 'Cover Oregon, US Representative Greg Walden called for a federal investigation into the web ...