Local

01 April 2014

Study: Growing gap between income and rent

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- A new report out of the National Low Income Housing Coalition called Out of Reach, found that Oregonians would have to make more than $16 an hour to be able to afford a two-bedroom ...

01 April 2014

Ashland cracking down on illegal rentals

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Ashland, Ore. -- The city of Ashland is cracking down on home owners who illegally rent out their homes to tourists. Ashland's new Code Compliance Specialist Kevin Flynn said he's investigated nearl ...

01 April 2014

Medford S.D. closer to hiring new superintendent

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School Board is closer to selecting a new superintendent. Tuesday morning the board met in a closed door meeting to talk about their final interview questions and hiring ...

01 April 2014

Douglas County Search and Rescue teams to help in mudslide search

Posted in Local, Regional

Oso, Wash. -- Two volunteer Douglas County Search and Rescue K9 teams are being sent to the tragedy in Snohomish County Washington.  Washington officials have requested assistance from neighboring ...

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

Crater Lake National Park snow survey

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Crater Lake National Park, Ore. -- Measurements taken at Crater Lake today could play a critical role in how much water the Klamath Basin can expect this summer. Scott Robbins of the Natural Resourc ...