Articles tagged with: Oregon

12 March 2014

Rough and Ready Lumber Company to reopen this summer

Posted in Local, Economy

Cave Junction, Ore. -- After sitting idle for almost a year Rough and Ready Lumber Company is getting the support to start back up this summer. Oregon's Governor John Kitzhaber announced Friday that ...

12 March 2014

Many young adults not signing up for Cover Oregon health insurance

Posted in Local, Politics, Economy, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Oregon gets a failing grade for getting young adults signed up for health insurance as part of the Affordable Care Act. That's according to a new report released by the Department o ...

12 March 2014

Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement makes 9lb meth bust

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement arrested 29-year-old Ivan Rojas-Hernandez on March 7th. He is being charged with unlawful possession and delivery of methamphetamine. MA ...

12 March 2014

Bikini picture hijacked

Posted in Regional

Milwaukie, Ore. -- (KGW) A Milwaukie, Oregon woman who writes a blog about body acceptance wants to know why an online diet company is using a photo of her in a bikini without her permission. Rachel ...

12 March 2014

SOU & student body working to fight student housing discrimination

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The Southern Oregon University student association released survey results Tuesday night that said, out of 201 students polled, 73% said they've been denied housing on the sole basi ...

11 March 2014

RCC inspects glass panels after students injured

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Rogue Community College student injured after a panel of glass crashed down from a campus building ceiling was back at school Tuesday night. It happened Monday at the Higher Ed ...

11 March 2014

Suspects arrested in hit and run case

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Two suspects are in jail tonight after a hit and run that left a woman fighting for her life. Police said it happened in the parking lot of Fred Meyer on Crater Lake Highway after a ...

11 March 2014

Wood stove, air quality challenges in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Weather

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Falls failed to meet federal air quality standards in 2013. It only takes three 'non-attainment' days in a year to make Klamath Falls 'non-compliant'...but Klamath Cou ...

11 March 2014

Two suspects arrested in connection with parking lot hit and run

Posted in Local

Update (4:05pm 3/11): Medford Police have arrested two people in connection with the hit and run last night in the Fred Meyer parking lot. Police followed up on a tip that the vehicle had been locat ...

10 March 2014

Drought prompts people to pay more attention to water footprint

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Weather

The drought in Oregon and California could not only affect your water bill this summer, but it could also take a toll on how much you spend at the grocery store. That's why some people are trying to ...