Articles tagged with: Oregon

04 February 2015

School exclusion day to begin February 18th

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Parents and guardians have just two more weeks to give their child's up-to-date immunization records to schools. February 18th is school exclusion day, meaning beginning that day, ...

04 February 2015

Local Walmart rallies being held to show support for previous employee

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Some community members and Walmart workers are gathering today, February 4th, for a "community solidarity rally."They say Ismael Nunez, an 11 year Walmart associate, was fired in retaliatio ...

03 February 2015

Public meeting held to discuss proposed Medford casino

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

(Updated 2/04 2:21pm) Medford, Ore. --- Dozens of people gathered at north Medford high school last night to weigh in on a proposed casino for Medford.The Coquille Indian tribe wants to build a casi ...

03 February 2015

Jackson County looking to regulate medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Jackson County commissioners are looking to regulate medical marijuana dispensaries when a temporary ban is lifted in May.County leaders are considering allowing dispensaries in various are ...

03 February 2015

Sobriety checkpoints may be coming to Oregon

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- Sobriety checkpoints could be back on Oregon roadways.The practice, where police set up checkpoints to catch drunk drivers was banned back in the 80's due to fears it stepped on peop ...

03 February 2015

Fraudulent electronic card reader found at local gas station

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass Police want to hear from anyone who purchased gas the U-Save Gas-Union 76 station on Rogue River Highway within the last 30 days.An employee at the U-Save Gas-Union ...

03 February 2015

Seven Feathers Casino announces job cuts

Posted in Local

Canyonville, Ore. --- 93 employees are out of work this morning as Seven Feathers Casino announces its cutting jobs.The Cow Creek Umpqua Tribe runs the gaming facility in Canyonville. Spokesperson w ...

02 February 2015

Oregon bakery could be ordered to pay same-sex couple up to $150K

Posted in Regional

Gresham, Ore. -- The 2-year-long court battle between an Oregon bakery and a same-sex couple will move forward. A judge has ruled that the owners of Gresham bakery "Sweet Cakes by Melissa" violated ...

30 January 2015

Oregon couple's "Hunt is Over" photo goes viral

Posted in Regional

Ore. -- An Oregon couple's "Save the Date" engagement photo has gone viral. Photographer Joshua Rainey explained on his website that the couple had the idea to shoot the "Hunt is Over" photo and it ...

30 January 2015

Woman drives ATV off 40 foot embankment

Posted in Local

Anderson Butte, Ore. --- A woman drives her ATV off a nearly 40-foot embankment and has to be airlifted to the hospital.The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says she was riding on top of Anderson ...