Articles tagged with: Oregon

13 March 2015

No more Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill?

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Ore. --- Every face on American money is a man's, but one group wants that to change.Women on Twenty’s or W-20 started a campaign to take Andrew Jackson off of the $20 bill and put a woman in his ...

13 March 2015

American millennials not measuring up to standard

Posted in U.S. & World News

A new report suggests that American millennials have more to learn before they're ready to run the world. A study conducted by Princeton-based educational testing service found that young people in ...

12 March 2015

Utility credits possibly available for Klamath Falls senior residents

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Seniors living in Klamath Falls may be eligible for $65 utility credits.Applicants must be 60 or older, and have had a utility account with the city for all of the 2014 calen ...

12 March 2015

Oregon vaccine mandate bill has been dropped

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- The Oregon Vaccine Mandate bill has been dropped.Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward is the chief sponsor of the bill and her staff announced that Senator Steiner will no longer pursue the le ...

12 March 2015

La Clinica receives grant to continue 'Happy Smiles' program

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- More students in Jackson County will soon have better access to dental care.La Clinica has received a $50,000 grant from the Oregon Community Foundation. They will use the grant to ...

12 March 2015

Medford representative pushes to have Oregon students tested on civics

Posted in Local

Ore. --- What is the name of the National Anthem? What is freedom of religion?Those are just two possible questions Oregon students would have to answer in a civics test in school, if a bill in the ...

12 March 2015

Two Yamhill county foster parents in custody for child mistreatment

Posted in Regional

Yamhill County, Ore. --- Two Oregon foster parents are behind bars tonight, indicted on assault and mistreatment charges.The Yamhill county sheriff's office says 31-year-old Danielle Yvonne Yates an ...

12 March 2015

No more daylight saving time?

Posted in Local

Ore. --- While many of us are still adjusting to losing an hour of sleep due to daylight savings, Oregon lawmakers are considering two bills that could do away with the practice altogether. The firs ...

12 March 2015

Josephine County starts background checks in the purchasing of firearms

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Josephine County is joining Jackson and other counties around the state, in their position on background checks for firearms. Josephine County commissioners say they approved a ...

11 March 2015

Business buglaries on the rise in east Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Business burglaries are on the rise in east Medford.Police say there was an attempted burglary at a business on E. Jackson Street overnight. The window screen had been removed and ...