Articles tagged with: Oregon

06 November 2014

Josephine Community Library District measure fails

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Disappointed, but determined to move on.That is the attitude of supporters who tried to push to fund the Josephine County Library District. Measure 17-62 failed by just a littl ...

06 November 2014

Premature births drops in recent years

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

The number of premature births has dropped in recent years, but the U.S. still scored a 'C' on the annual March of Dimes report card.The national preterm birth rate was just over 11% in 2013, meetin ...

06 November 2014

Ashland's plastic bag ban goes into effect Thursday

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Ashland's plastic bag ban goes into effect Thursday. Many businesses have already made the change. The city has also put into place a 10 cent charge for paper bags, that money goes ...

06 November 2014

RVTD facing cuts after measures fail

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Difficult times lie ahead for the Rogue Valley Transportation District following this Novembers’ election.Voters defeated measure 15-128 and measure 15-130 which would have maint ...

06 November 2014

Immigration activist Aguirre arrested in Oregon

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- (KGW News) The man behind a high-profile immigration case in Oregon was arrested Thursday morning on a federal warrant. Francisco Aguirre, an El Salvador citizen, has made headlin ...

06 November 2014

Earthquake swarm near Lakeview becomes more active

Posted in Regional

Lakeview, Ore. --- An earthquake swarm located 40 miles southeast of Lakeview is becoming more active.Scientists in Oregon, Washington and Nevada have released an update on the intense-swarm in nort ...

06 November 2014

Murder suspect surrenders in Oregon

Posted in Regional

Wilsonville, Ore. -- Police in Oregon have arrested a Washington man charged with killing his girlfriend and then sharing graphic pictures of the crime scene on social media. 33-year-old David Micha ...

05 November 2014

Multi-state bank robbery suspect arrested

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Okla. -- A man suspected in a bank robbery spree that included several hits in Oregon has been captured more than half way across the county. U.S. Marshalls arrested 41 year old James Martinis in an ...

05 November 2014

Mom who threw son off bridge sought help

Posted in Regional

Newport, Ore. — (KGW News) Nearly a year ago Jillian McCabe was posting cheery videos on YouTube of her 6-year-old son, London, holding a stuffed toy lion while tossing coins in a fountain to make ...

04 November 2014

Restaurant Impossible does make-over on local restaurant

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Crews from the television show Restaurant Impossible are in Ashland setting up for the remodel of Mystic Treats and a grand opening. The troubled restaurant will get a $10,000 make ...