Politics

01 May 2014

Motion hearing held for Lori Duckworth

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- A motion hearing was held Thursday afternoon inside of a Jackson County courtroom in the Lori Duckworth case. Duckworth is accused of using a medical marijuana dispensary as a front ...

01 May 2014

City talks about new rules for "Dangerous Dogs" in Medford

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- The discussion about so-called dangerous dogs continues in Medford again tonight. The police advisory committee voted in March not to single-out any dog breed in its recommendations ...

30 April 2014

JoCo Commissioner candidate forum

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Politics, Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Nine Josephine County Commissioner candidates are battling for one spot.Wednesday night the race against incumbent Simon Hare heated up at a second forum hosted by The Chamber o ...

30 April 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Politics, Local, Health

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The first medical marijuana dispensary in southern Oregon opened this morning in Klamath Falls. Edward Medina, Jr. opened his dispensary at nine this morning. Medina got his s ...

29 April 2014

JaCo primary registration surpassing presidential election

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Ashland resident Clark Jackson-Geil is one of the more than 120,000 voters registered in Jackson County. He said of voting "it's important to exercise your voice, every person matte ...

29 April 2014

Klamath Falls' first dispensary to open Wednesday

Posted in Politics, Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Falls' first medical marijuana dispensary is scheduled to open Wednesday. Edward Medina, Jr. received his state license Monday to open his dispensary on Washburn Way. ...

29 April 2014

Voter registration deadline is midnight tonight

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Time is running out to register for the May 20 primary election. Today is the deadline and also the last day to change your party affiliation. Registration cards postmarked by today ...

28 April 2014

Voters helping educate voters on proposed GMO measure

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Measure 15-119, is a proposed ban on genetically modified crops on the upcoming May ballot.  The measure is complicated and is also a very controversial topic.Executive Director of ...

25 April 2014

Proposed Medford casino: The letters Pt. 2

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- On Thursday night, NBC 5 revealed the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians offered to pay 110% of what the Coquille Indian Tribe paid for the Medford properties for the us ...

25 April 2014

Mountain View Paving case heads back to JaCo Hearings Officer

Posted in Politics, Local

Talent, Ore. -- The battle over a Talent asphalt plant and it's compliance to Jackson County law takes another twist. Mountain View Paving Company now has a decision to make as it looks to comply w ...