Regional

03 March 2014

Medical marijuana dispensaries applications start today

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Regional, Local, Politics, Health

At 8:30 a.m. this morning, several people around the state applied for a medical marijuana dispensary license. That's because the business of cannabis is now legal in Oregon.The application took jus ...

03 March 2014

Medical marijuana dispensaries are now legal in Oregon

Posted in Regional, Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- It's been bumpy road toward dispensary legalization in the state of Oregon. It's something both state and local lawmakers have been debating on. Now the wait is on to see what's nex ...

28 February 2014

Fire truck loses wheel on it's way to house fire

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- A brand new Portland fire truck on it's way to a house fire lost it's wheel, Thursday. Our sister station KGW reported the truck was en-route to a hash-oil fire near Southeast 82n ...

27 February 2014

Wet weather in California hasn't made a dent to extremely low snow pack

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News, Weather

The much needed wet weather in California is not doing much to make a dent in the state's persistent drought conditions. Despite snow in the Sierra Nevada's, readings from the California Departmen ...

27 February 2014

Bill to study free community college moves to Governor's desk

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Regional, Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A bill that could eventually lead to free tuition at Oregon's community colleges is on it's way to Governor Kitzhaber's desk. Senate bill 1524 would allow the Oregon Higher Educatio ...

26 February 2014

Mother of missing girl pleads for community's help

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Regional, Local

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 ...

26 February 2014

Portland bicyclist road rage

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. - When a Portland driver blocked a bike lane, a bicyclist went out of his way to let the driver know how he felt about it. Check out the video above.  Full story from The Oregonian h ...

26 February 2014

Skateboard attacker refuses to apologize

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. (KGW) -- The teenager arrested for attacking a 70-year-old man with a skateboard outside the Portland Outdoor Store last summer was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison. Daniel D ...

25 February 2014

Mystery polio-like illness prompts concern

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Regional, Health

Palo Alto, Ca. -- A medical mystery is surfacing in Oregon's neighboring state, California. At least five children are suffering from a polio-like illness and there could be many more. The afflicted ...

25 February 2014

Bound for Mexico?

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW)  An Oregon girl living in foster care could be sent to Mexico to live with her father, a convicted felon. State child welfare workers plan to send the 6-year old to live wit ...