Articles tagged with: Oregon

05 March 2014

More than 100 sick with Norovirus at VA Facility in White City

Posted in Local, Health

White City, Ore. -- 53-year-old Norman Ehrig is one of hundreds who have been sick at the Veterans Rehabilitation Center in White City.The center houses more than 470 veterans who are getting rehabi ...

05 March 2014

What doctors are saying about medical marijuana

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- It's no secret. Medical marijuana is a controversial issue, despite states across the country starting to legalize or loosen restrictions. NBC 5 spoke with three doctors to try and ...

05 March 2014

Friends and family raise money for OSF actor's legal fees

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Friends and family of one Oregon Shakespeare Festival actor are coming to his defense with an online campaign to cover his legal fees. According to the fundraising website friends a ...

05 March 2014

Southern Oregon University confidence vote results

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- On February 10th, the Southern Oregon Faculty Senate authorized to hold a vote of confidence of their top three administrators. The administrators are President Mary Cullinan, Provo ...

05 March 2014

'Historic' Klamath Basin water agreement

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A agreement on Upper Klamath Basin water issues has been reached that the Governor is calling 'historic'...but that agreement could still face some opposition. The agreement in the ongoing fight ove ...

05 March 2014

SOU considers selling campus bookstore

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- It's the latest option in a series of cuts at Southern Oregon University... administration confirm, sell the Bookstore and make about a million. This part of an attempt to salvage t ...

05 March 2014

Norovirus outbreak at VA Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics

Posted in Local, Health

White City, Ore. -- Update: VA Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics is experiencing an outbreak of the Norovirus and therefore is restricting access to the SORCC. The SORCC is limiting ...

05 March 2014

Government Accountability Office agrees to look into Cover Oregon

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Washington D.C. -- The U.S. Government will examine the use of federal funds involved in the Cover Oregon website. The online insurance portal has not let anyone self-enroll since it launched last f ...

05 March 2014

Historic agreement reached on Upper Klamath Basin water

Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The Klamath Tribes, the U.S. Department of Interior, Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden, Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley, and Upper Klamath Basin irrigators ...

04 March 2014

Klamath County Sheriff seeking help finding missing Bonanza woman

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Deputies in Klamath County are seeking your help in finding 48 year-old Debra Luanne Morgan, also known as Debra Sparks. The Bonanza woman has been missing for more than a we ...