Articles tagged with: Medford

26 April 2014

How nerdy is Oregon?

Posted in Regional, Entertainment

Medford, Ore. -- Real estate website, estately.com, has finished a report to find out which US state has the most nerds, and Oregon is right in the heart of Nerdtopia. The company analyzed Facebook ...

25 April 2014

Proposed Medford casino: The letters Pt. 2

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- On Thursday night, NBC 5 revealed the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians offered to pay 110% of what the Coquille Indian Tribe paid for the Medford properties for the us ...

25 April 2014

Audit shows state struggling to shift Oregonians from welfare to employment

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- According to a new report released by the Secretary of State's Office, Oregon is not doing enough to get people off welfare. The audit shows even though the economy is improving as ...

25 April 2014

FDA decides to back off on tightening brewery regulations

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Some farmers and brewers are breathing a sigh of relief after the Food and Drug Administration decided to back off on tightening regulations for left-over grain. Senator Ron Wyden s ...

25 April 2014

Grange Co-op gives away 300 tree seedlings for Arbor Day

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- To celebrate Arbor Day, the Grange Co-op will give away 300 Oregon Ash Tree seedlings today. The giveaway will go from 2 to 7 p.m. at each of its locations in Medford, Ashland, Cent ...

24 April 2014

Facebook is good for small businesses

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Facebook, it's no longer just for selfies or keeping up with friends. Small businesses are finding out that they can boost their customer base and and image. Local leaders say there ...

24 April 2014

Medford School District saved thousands during strike

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Turning something positive out of what some would say was a negative. The Medford school district says they saved $69,000 a day during the teacher's strike. District Chief Financia ...

23 April 2014

UPDATE: Suspected stabber arrested in W. Medford stabbing

Posted in Local

(Update 4/24 6:30pm): Medford Police say they have already caught other suspects who were previously on the loose. Two others who police believe had some involvement have already been interviewed. ...

22 April 2014

Results are in on first ever JaCo gang assessment

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Results are in from the first ever Jackson County gang assessment. The Sheriff's Office collected 4,500 surveys from community members, business leaders, schools, parents and stud ...

22 April 2014

Is Oregon ready for same sex marriage?

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Thousands of Oregonians across the state came together Tuesday night to celebrate a same sex marriage hearing being held in Eugene on Wednesday. They wanted to send their message th ...