Articles tagged with: southern oregon

25 July 2014

What is being done about sex trafficking in Medford?

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Senator Ron Wyden's working with agencies to stem the rise of sex trafficking in Oregon. Oregon's senior senator led a roundtable discussion with local police and advocacy groups a ...

20 June 2014

SOU interim president has been announced

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Dr. Roy H. Saigo named new interim president of Southern Oregon University. During a meeting with the Board of Higher Education Friday morning, Dr. Saigo said he was thrilled to be ...

08 June 2014

Athletes out in full force for Special Olympics

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Sports

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Athletes brought their a-games to Grants Pass High School Sunday, trying to qualify for the Special Olympics State Games.  220 athletes from eight different counties competed i ...

26 May 2014

Valley View Winery going global

Posted in Local, Economy

Jacksonville, Ore. -- On Tuesday morning, nearly 4,943 miles away from Valley View Winery in the Applegate, residents in Japan will be able to get a taste of Southern Oregon. Mike Wisnovsky, co-own ...

12 May 2014

Oregon fire crews prepare for potentially historic season

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local, Weather

The 2014 wildfire season could be similar to last year-possibly worst as much of Southern Oregon remains in a severe drought. In 2013, a single night of thunderstorms sparked wildfires which were ca ...

22 April 2014

Southern Oregon astronomers fly with NASA

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local, Entertainment, Technology

Medford, Ore. -- Two astronomers from Southern Oregon will take the flight of their dreams to study the inner workings of outer space. North Medford astronomy teacher, Robert Black and Southern Oreg ...

17 April 2014

Earthquake conference focuses on Southern Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Could the "big one" be coming for Oregon? A big earthquake, the topic of a big discussion Thursday. Dr. Althea Rizzo with the Oregon Office of Emergency Management spoke about how ...

08 April 2014

Campaign to help kids gets national recognition

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore --- A Southern Oregon program is getting national recognition through its efforts in supporting local kids affected by school budget cuts. The YES campaign- Youth Education Success was ...

26 February 2014

Mother of missing girl pleads for community's help

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Billie Jo Dick is living every parents worst nightmare. She is on day 16 in the search for her daughter Danielle Bertolini. "I'm so numb now I don't even know where to begin. I feel ...

07 February 2014

Snow storm hits parts of Southern Oregon

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Weather

Jackson County, Ore. -- Snowfall hit parts of Southern Oregon Friday. Something Boy Scout troop master, Bob Bernhardt said he and his scouts had been waiting for. "I think it's great that we finall ...