Regional

17 September 2013

FBI Releases Oregon Violent Crime Report

Posted in Regional

The FBI has released their crime stats for Oregon and Washington. According to the report, from 2011 to 2012 the number of violent crime cases *increased* in Medford, Central Point and Ashland. In ...

17 September 2013

Flags To Fly At Half Staff Through Friday

Posted in Regional

Governor Kitzhaber has ordered all flags to be flown at half-staff, following the D.C. shooting rampage. The governor did release a statement yesterday... he says, quote: "While there's much we don ...

14 September 2013

Nuclear disaster still complicates sister cities’ relationship

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

After more than a decade, the high school student exchange program between Pendleton and its Japanese sister city is on the edge of ending. But parties on both sides of the Pacific Ocean are talking ...

13 September 2013

California's Minimum Wage

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Regional, Local

Californians just trying to get by might be getting some extra help. "I think its great im a single mother I could use the extra money." Thursday California lawmakers voted for a bill that would inc ...

13 September 2013

Going Door-To-Door To Get Dropouts Back In Class

Posted in Regional

What does it take to bring dropouts back to school? One answer may involve a Portland Public School program that goes door-to-door Saturday to find young people who haven't been coming to school. Th ...

13 September 2013

KFalls Women Crowned Miss Oregon, Heads to Miss America Pageant

Posted in Regional

A 19 year old Oregon Tech student has a busy weekend ahead. Allison Cook was crowned 'Miss Oregon' last June and she's now in Atlantic City, N.J. for the 2014 'Miss America' pageant this Sunday. C ...

11 September 2013

Pacific Power In Prospect Robbed Again

Posted in Regional

A 1000 dollar reward is being offered for anyone with information on recent burglaries at a Pacific Power building in Prospect. Sunday's burglary was the fourth in the last two weeks. The building ...

09 September 2013

Dogs Allowed In Ashland Homeless Shelter

Posted in Regional

A decision has been made and dogs will now be allowed at the ashland homeless shelter with one condition... canines need to be on a leash. The Ashland City Council voted through the proposal last w ...

09 September 2013

Fire Season is Still in Effect

Posted in Regional

Officials with the Oregon Department of Forestry are issuing a statement: Fire season is still in effect.Officials say for many Oregonians, the first rain of the season also brings the impulse to bu ...

04 September 2013

New Study Indicates 'The Big One' Will Hit Offshore

Posted in Regional

A new study on the Cascadia Subduction zone, the place where the rocky plate underneath the Pacific Ocean pushes under North America, may indicate the big upcoming earthquake could hit more offshore ...