Politics

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 ...

23 April 2014

GP Daily Courier holds first Sheriff candidate forum

Posted in Politics

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Three candidates for Josephine County Sheriff battled it out Wednesday night. Grants Pass Police Officer Dave Daniel and Sheriff Deputy Ed Vincent are challenging incumbent Gil ...

23 April 2014

Same sex marriage arguments heard by federal judge

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Politics, Local

Eugene, Ore. -- It's one of the biggest civil rights questions of our time and today the issue of same sex marriage moved in Oregon moved into a federal courtroom in Eugene. Could this be the beginn ...

22 April 2014

Gold Hill passes 1 year ban on dispensaries

Posted in Politics, Local, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The City of Gold Hill approves a ban on medical marijuana dispensaries, they say just in order to buy time to amend city code. The council voted three to three Monday night in fa ...

22 April 2014

Ashland approves new $4.3m water pipeline

Posted in Politics, Local

Ashland, Ore. -- It will cost more than double than expected, so is a waterline connecting Ashland to Talent and Phoenix worth it? That's what the the Ashland City Council discussed Tuesday night. ...

22 April 2014

Ashland seeks public comment on proposed gun ban

Posted in Politics, Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The mayor of Ashland wants to hear from people for and against a proposed gun ban. They met Tuesday night in a brainstorming session. The Ashland City Council has said they'll co ...