Articles tagged with: Oregon

22 October 2014

Multi-car crash on I-5

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A teenager is in the hospital after an accident on I-5.Medford Fire and Rescue say at around 5:30 Tuesday evening a 16-year-old girl was getting onto I-5 at mile post 30 when she c ...

22 October 2014

Grants Pass passes ordinance taxing on marijuana

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass City Council decided to pass an ordinance taxing marijuana, that's if it becomes legal in November.The Daily Courier reports that the councilors will place a 10% ta ...

21 October 2014

Police warn residents about power company scam

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. --- A warning from police tonight, never pay for an outstanding bill by putting money on a prepaid debit or credit card.Medford Police say someone was recently scammed by impostors pre ...

21 October 2014

Seattle man arrested for possession of 52 pounds of marijuana

Posted in Regional

Clackamas, Ore. --- A Seattle man is behind bars after an OSP Trooper says he found about 52 pounds of marijuana inside his vehicle.Authorities say 38 year old Santichith La Hochingnavong was headin ...

21 October 2014

Halloween safety tips

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Oregon State Police and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children want to remind parents that although Halloween is a fun time, it’s also a time we cannot forget about safety ...

17 October 2014

Ruling: Local governments can ban medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. --- A win for Southern Oregon cities and counties opposing the new state law allowing medical marijuana dispensaries.The City of Cave Junction challenged the state in Josephine c ...

17 October 2014

How is it that a registered Republican is also running as a Democrat?

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. --- Party affiliation means a lot to voters, but how is it that a registered Republican is also running as a Democrat?Colleen Roberts is running for Jackson county commissioner under b ...

17 October 2014

Stolen goods found in MPD campsite sweep

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police conducted a sweep of the greenway on Thursday and found stolen goods at one of the campsites. Four batteries stolen from a construction site near U.S. Cellular Field ...

17 October 2014

Measure 92 becomes costliest ballot measure in Oregon state history

Posted in Local, Politics

Ore. --- Measure 92 earns the title of costliest ballot measure in Oregon state history, thanks to a last minute donation from Coca-Cola.In previous years the soda giant made large donations to simi ...

17 October 2014

Medford School District says students are not at risk for Ebola

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- The Medford School District says they have no exchange students with ties to West Africa, but they're still taking all precautions with Ebola.Superintendent Brian Shumate said at a ...