Articles tagged with: Medford

29 January 2015

North Medford High School's graduation rate increases

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- North Medford High School's graduation rate increased nearly 2% last year, to 76.41%.Principle Ron Beick says he expects that number to continue to rise because of specific effort ...

29 January 2015

Abused dogs get new life

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- New life for 51 dogs rescued from a home in the Applegate Valley.The Southern Oregon Humane Society says they alerted Jackson County Animal Services that some dogs they took in fro ...

28 January 2015

Medford Police searching for sex offender

Posted in Local

(Updated 2/3 3:18pm) Medford, Ore. --- Medford police say 49 year old Steven Brewer; a wanted sex offender was taken into custody this morning in Florida.Brewer was convicted of sexually abusing an ...

28 January 2015

Bicycle license bill headed to Oregon Senate

Posted in Regional

 Salem, Ore.-- Oregon Senate is looking at a bill that would require bicyclists to get a license. State legislators are back in session on Monday. Senate Bill 177 states that Oregon residents ages ...

27 January 2015

Graduation rates for 2013 in Oregon rank worst in nation

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Oregon’s high school graduation rate for the class of 2013  is officially the worst in the nation.That information is out of the U.S. Department of Education. While states measure their ...

27 January 2015

Some Medford residents losing jobs due to Darigold shut down

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Nearly 30 people will soon be out of a job after a Medford milk processing plant announces it’s shutting down next month.This facility has processed local milk for nearly 60 year ...

26 January 2015

Providence Medford enact visitor restrictions to protect patients from flu

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. --- In the midst of flu season Providence Medford Medical Center is setting restrictions on visitors to protect vulnerable patients from catching the virus. Some of these restrictions ...

26 January 2015

Locals trying to raise awareness on dangers of sex trafficking

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Experts on child sex trafficking met in Medford Sunday to talk with concerned citizens. Dozens of people attended the forum at the United Congregation of Christ church in Medford. ...

26 January 2015

Truck runs over trees before crashing into brick wall

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A truck knocks over several trees on E. McAndrews Road, before hitting a brick wall. Medford Police say at around 2:00 a.m. Monday morning, a white truck was going west down E. McA ...

23 January 2015

Meeting being held for possible casino in the Rogue Valley

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Friday, January 23rd, Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber spoke out about the proposed casino in Medford by the Coquille Indian tribe.He says he doesn't believe the gaming facility woul ...