Articles tagged with: Oregon

24 February 2014

Olympic sized proposal gets first look

Posted in Local, Sports

Gold Hill, Ore. -- One man's dream of making a portion of the Rogue River that flows through Gold Hill training grounds for gold medal winners is closer to reality. Steve Kiesling, President of Gold ...

24 February 2014

Group raises money against Jackson County GMO ban

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- The fight to ban GMO's in Jackson County is getting some push-back. According to the Oregon Secretary of State's website, the group "Good Neighbors Farmers" has raised more than $6 ...

24 February 2014

Water main break forces schools closed Monday & Tuesday

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A broken water pipe is keeping over one-thousand Klamath County students out of class Monday and Tuesday. A 4-inch water main broke sometime Saturday right next to the entran ...

24 February 2014

Students and teachers reunited in Medford classrooms

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Friday's tentative contract agreement brought some peace back to the Medford School District with an end to the 16-day strike and a school consolidation that had thousands of students feeling out of ...

24 February 2014

Left to burn

Posted in Regional

Tualitain, Ore. -- (KGW)  A Portland, Oregon family is devastated after losing their minivan in a fire. What's worse, they say a fire extinguisher was at their fingertips, but they weren't allowed ...

22 February 2014

Teachers and students ready to get back to normal

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Words from the Medford School District and Medford Education Association Friday were music to their ears for many in the Medford community. A more then two week long strike is now f ...

22 February 2014

Hoodoo Ski Area accepting Mt. Ashland season passes

Posted in Local, Weather

Ashland, Ore. -- Mt. Ashland season pass holders listen up! Hoodoo Ski Area is stepping in to offer some relief while we wait for more snow. You can use your 2013-2014 season pass to ski at Hoodoo ...

22 February 2014

Celebration of life for Grants Pass woman taken by flu

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Remembering a Grants Pass woman who died from the flu. Family of 50 year-old Joetta Brummett are holding a celebration of life this weekend. It will be held at the Jerome Pra ...

21 February 2014

State warns people to change passwords after site hacked

Posted in Regional, Technology

Salem, Ore. -- (OPB) Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown is warning people who've used her agency's hacked website (, to reset their password -- especially if they use that s ...

21 February 2014

More Oregonians are becoming renters

Posted in Regional, Economy

(OPB) The number of Oregonians living in their own homes has leveled off in recent years, but the portion of the population that's renting has strongly increased. There is a combination of reasons w ...