Articles tagged with: Medford

24 January 2014

Man walks away from Work Release, steals car, crashes car

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A man walks out of work release, steals a truck, then drives it into a power pole according to Medford Police. Fire and police responded to Keith Avenue off Black Oak shortly befor ...

24 January 2014

Issues still unresolved in teacher contract negotiations

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- There are more questions than answers for thousands of families in the Medford School District after teachers voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike on Thursday night. "[It] of ...

24 January 2014

Community reacts to Medford teacher strike vote

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Since news broke that the Medford teachers voted to strike, the community has been sounding off. NBC 5 News received comments both on Facebook and KOBI5.com, over the past 24 hours ...

23 January 2014

Medford Education Association votes to authorize a strike

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Education Association overwhelmingly voted to authorize a strike after a meeting to discuss options with the Oregon Education Association. After a almost a year of contr ...

23 January 2014

Teachers to vote on whether they'll strike

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. - Today, Medford teachers will vote on whether or not to strike. The Medford Education Association will meet tonight at 5:00 pm at the Ramada Inn. That's where they'll decide whether o ...

21 January 2014

W. Jackson Minute Market robbed

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are looking for a suspect after the Minute Market on West Jackson was robbed last night. They say the man walked-in around 7:00 p.m., said he had a gun and demanded c ...

19 January 2014

Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

MEDFORD, Ore. -- Hundreds gathered for an early celebration Sunday afternoon at North Medford High in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. day. Key note speakers and Medford's Mayor Gary Wheeler kicked o ...

18 January 2014

Former Jackson County Commissioner Passes Away

Posted in Local

Former Jackson County Commissioner Jack Walker has died. Walker died Saturday in his Phoenix home. He was a commissioner for 16-years until 2010, when Don Skundrick took his seat. Walker had been de ...

17 January 2014

Reducing The Risk Of Child Sex Abuse

Posted in Local

The following link provides facts and statistics from the Oregon Abuse Advocates & Survivors In Service website: http://oaasisoregon.org/educate-yourself/facts-about-child-abuse/ Below is a link ...

16 January 2014

Citizens Discuss Dog Ban At City Council Meeting

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Mayor Gary Wheeler said a breed-specific ban is not on the table. But the council gave the green light to a Police Advisory Committee to create restrictions for dangerous do ...