Politics

18 February 2014

Jacksonville City Council to discuss medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Politics, Local, Health

Jacksonville, Ore. -- Medical marijuana dispensaries will be legal in Oregon in March, but some cities are acting to prevent them from opening in their town. On Tuesday night Jacksonville City Counc ...

18 February 2014

Ukraine protest leaves several dead

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Kiev, Ukraine - (NBC News) Authorities in Kiev said Tuesday violence between protesters and police has killed at least fourteen people, including six police officers. Street battles continue into th ...

13 February 2014

Walden calls on federal investigation into 'Cover Oregon'

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Politics, Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- After failing to sign anyone up through the state run health insurance exchange known as 'Cover Oregon, US Representative Greg Walden called for a federal investigation into the web ...

13 February 2014

No rules for where a private medical marijuana grow can crop up

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- Do you know what could be growing next to your child's school? According to Medford Police, legal medical marijuana grows are in some cases cropping up right against the school yard ...

03 February 2014

Phoenix City Council considers and votes down moratorium

Posted in Politics, Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- According to state law medical marijuana dispensaries will be legal in Oregon starting March 3rd, but cities like Coos Bay, Hillsboro and Tualatin have temporary bans in place to bu ...

28 January 2014

Oregon Congressmen react to State of the Union speech

Posted in Politics

Medford, Ore. -- With a new Wall Street Journal poll showing the majority of Americans believe the country has been on the wrong track for a decade, President Obama addressed a critical nation in Tu ...

17 January 2014

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Law Prompts Potential City Code Change

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Politics, Local

Coming up in March, medical marijuana dispensaries will be legal in Oregon. The new law is prompting the City of Ashland to consider changing their city code to allow people to do business. City sta ...

10 January 2014

Medford School District issues new contract proposal

Posted in Politics, Local, Economy

After a day of negotiations the Medford School District Friday night wrote up a new proposal for teachers. The district spent nine hours Friday discussing the financial circumstances of the distric ...

10 January 2014

Dog owners barking up a storm about potential ban

Posted in Politics, Local

Comments made by the Medford Police Department Thursday sparked outrage across the community. Tyler Woodard is one of many who feels the department is discriminating against the breed. He's had his ...

09 January 2014

Medford City Council Discusses Possible Pit Bull Ban

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Politics, Local

The Medford Police Department came before the city council Thursday asking for more restrictions on "dangerous dogs." But some say dogs are not the problem, it's the owner's who need regulations. Me ...