Articles tagged with: Oregon

27 May 2015

Medford police make two DUII arrests overnight

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police arrest two drivers overnight on two different DUII charges.The first happened on Delta Waters Road near Kennedy Elementary school. Police say 80-year-old Ernet Saiz ...

27 May 2015

Butte Falls man convicted of murder, denied release back to Jackson County

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A Butte Falls man found guilty, but insane, of murder will not be heading back to Jackson CountyThe psychiatric review at the Oregon state mental hospital decided to deny Dwight l. ...

27 May 2015

"Upskirting" is one step closer to being illegal in Oregon

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- Secretly taking pictures up someone skirt, also known as up-skirting, is getting closer to being illegal in Oregon.House Bill 25-96 co-sponsored by Ashland based Representative Peter Buckle ...

27 May 2015

Oregon state parks offer free weekend in June

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- Are you looking for a cheap weekend getaway?You may not have to look any further than Oregon’s state parks on the first weekend of June.All traditional and RV camping and parking will be ...

27 May 2015

Oregon rates number eight on nation's slowest drivers list

Posted in Local

Ore. -- A new study found Oregon has some of the nation's slowest drivers. Progressive Insurance says the median speed of Oregon drivers is 31 miles per hour, that ranks Oregon as number eight on t ...

27 May 2015

Jackson County commissioners make final decision on where medical marijuana facilities can be

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County commissioners took a final vote today, May 27th, on where medical marijuana facilities can and cannot be built. Commissioner Doug Breidenthal says facilities must be ...

27 May 2015

Grants Pass re-brands city with new tagline

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- "Live Rogue". That is the new tagline for the city of Grants Pass.The city is currently re-branding its logo and tagline to better represent current times. Jon Bowen, a touris ...

22 May 2015

Governor Kate Brown declares drought emergencies for eight more counties

Posted in Local

Salem, Ore. -- Eight more Oregon counties have been declared drought emergencies by Governor Kate Brown including Jackson and Josephine counties. Deschutes, Grant, Morrow, Umatilla, and Wasco were ...

22 May 2015

Parents at odds over Gervais school condom policy

Posted in U.S. & World News

Gervais, Ore. -- (KGW) Some parents in Gervais are concerned over a proposal to hand out condoms to kids as young as sixth grade. The district approved a similar proposal in an effort to cut down on ...

22 May 2015

Fire officials respond to structure fire overnight in O'Brien

Posted in Local

O'Brien, Ore. -- (Press Release) At approximately 3:30 a.m. Friday the Illinois Valley Fire District, AMR and Rural Metro were tone out and responded to a reported structure fire at the 100 Block ...