Politics

02 April 2014

Grants Pass bans medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Politics, Local, Health

Grants Pass, Ore.-- The city council voted unanimously Wednesday night to adopt a moratorium that will temporarily ban medical marijuana dispensaries in Grants Pass until May of 2015. They took it ...

02 April 2014

Ashland votes in favor of limited ban on medical marijuana dispensaries

Written by RaeAnn Christensen, Posted in Politics, Local, Health

Ashland, Ore. -- The Ashland City Council voted Tuesday night to temporarily ban dispensaries in city limits in certain areas. The councilors went back and forth for hours on different motions, fina ...

01 April 2014

Ashland cracking down on illegal rentals

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Politics, Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The city of Ashland is cracking down on home owners who illegally rent out their homes to tourists. Ashland's new Code Compliance Specialist Kevin Flynn said he's investigated nearl ...

31 March 2014

Marijuana goes mainstream

Posted in Politics, Local, Regional, Economy, Health

Eugene, Ore. -- (The Register-Guard) There was an unmistakable feeling of excitement among the approximately 400 attendees of the Oregon Medical Marijuana Business Conference Sunday at the Hilton Eu ...

29 March 2014

Open carry day at Lithia Park

Posted in Politics, Local

Ashland, Ore.--  An ordinance in Ashland against loaded open carry guns will be voted on May 6th. But not everyone is happy about that. Saturday at Ashland's Lithia Park a group got together with t ...

29 March 2014

Rogue River votes to temporarily ban dispensaries

Posted in Politics, Local, Health

Rogue River, Ore. -- Medical marijuana dispensaries are now banned in Rogue River. The city council voted 4-2 in favor of the moratorium Thursday night. The Rogue River ban will last until May 1st ...

28 March 2014

Jackson County Sheriff candidate forum

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore.-- For the first time Friday there was a community forum for this year's Sheriff's race at the Medford Library. Nearly 100 people showed up ready to hear from the three members of law ...

28 March 2014

Dispensary plans to open in Klamath Falls

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

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Falls first medical marijuana dispensary is scheduled to open shortly...the owner offered a first look behind the scenes to KOBI. Ed Medina, Jr. hopes to open his medi ...

26 March 2014

May primary around the corner, don't forget to register

Posted in Politics, Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- The May primary is just around the corner and Jackson County Elections is issuing a reminder to register to vote. There are some controversial issues on the May ballot. Including a ...

26 March 2014

Judge gives MaryJane's Attic greenlight to re-open

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

Medford, Ore. -- On Wednesday morning Marlene Nuckols waited nervously outside a Jackson County courtroom. She owns MaryJane's Attic which sells locally-made products and MaryJane's Basement which p ...