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26 March 2014

Oregon on the way to gaining jobs lost in recession

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- State economists are optimistic tonight that Oregon will soon reach employment levels it hasn't seen since before the recession. Regional Economist Guy Tauer said Oregon lost about ...

26 March 2014

Camp LOW Echo gets a second chance

Posted in Local, Economy

A pair of local philanthropists are taking control of an historic Southern Oregon camp. The Sid and Karen Deboer Foundation purchased Camp LOW Echo, a former Girls Scout camp at Lake of the Woods. ...

26 March 2014

Judge gives MaryJane's Attic greenlight to re-open

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

Medford, Ore. -- On Wednesday morning Marlene Nuckols waited nervously outside a Jackson County courtroom. She owns MaryJane's Attic which sells locally-made products and MaryJane's Basement which p ...

26 March 2014

Supreme Court looks into Jacksonville protest turned violent

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics

Jacksonville, Ore.--  Anti President George W. Bush protesters were heard by the Supreme Court Wednesday. 10 years ago Shelly Elkovich was one of hundreds protesting during president George W. Bush ...

26 March 2014

Volunteer cops

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Some 'volunteer cops' are saving a lot of time and money at the Klamath Falls Police Department. Bill Lewis is one of five volunteers at the Klamath Falls Police Department... ...

26 March 2014

Study shows 23 percent of Oregon children live in poverty

Posted in Local, Regional

Portland, Ore. -- According to the 2014 Progress Report from Children First for Oregon about 23 percent of Oregon children live at or below the poverty level. This rate is a decline from last year's ...

26 March 2014

$900 thousand dollar price tag on local landslide

Posted in Local

Brookings, Ore. -- This summer, the Brookings City Manager says work will begin on their Waste Water Treatment Plant. Over the phone, he tells us that's because the plant is located next to a slow m ...

26 March 2014

Pet Talk: Pet of the week March 26th

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Meet this week's pet, Charlie Brown! He's a Chihuahua, short coat mix. Charlie Brown is a very happy and easygoing dog; he practically never stops wagging his tail! Charlie Brown i ...

25 March 2014

Ashland reassesses medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Ashland, Ore. -- The Ashland Planning Commission looked at where in Ashland medical marijuana dispensaries should be allowed and where they shouldn't. Tuesday night the commission discussed the pos ...

25 March 2014

Status, as of March 25th, of dispensaries in Southern Oregon

Posted in Local, Politics

Here's where some of southern Oregon stands right now in relation to medical marijuana dispensaries: Gold Hill voted to ban dispensaries until they create an ordinance outlining rules Eagle Poi ...