Articles tagged with: Oregon

04 April 2014

Money pouring in for local GMO ban campaign

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A highly polarized measure that would ban genetically modified organisms in Jackson County will come before voters next month. The measure has two political action committees facing ...

04 April 2014

Medical marijuana club denied business license

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A lawsuit against the city of Medford is in the works after a medical marijuana club lost it's appeal for a business license. The Lounge, a medical marijuana club, on East Main Str ...

04 April 2014

Police cleared in officer involved shooting

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- It took less than five minutes for a Jackson County Grand Jury to clear officers of any wrong-doing in last month's officer involved shooting in Medford.Word of the ruling came down ...

03 April 2014

Eagle Point High Senior awarded coveted scholarship

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Bryce Thornton, a senior at Eagle Point High school is being awarded a rare scholarship. Making him one step closer to his dream. The 18-year-old will be going to Oregon State U ...

03 April 2014

Rogue River man amps up fight against meth

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- A Rogue River man is amping up his fight against meth in a very controversial way. Bob Smith hung a drug dealer dummy in front of his Magerle Drive home on Thursday. It sends a ...

03 April 2014

State auctioning off items from abandoned safe deposit boxes

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- The state of Oregon is auctioning off thousands of items from unclaimed safe deposit boxes. The auction is taking place at 9 a.m. Friday and Saturday at 885 Industrial Circle in ...

03 April 2014

Mental health options avaliable at local VA clinic

Posted in Local, Health

White City, Ore. -- Following Wednesday's shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, reports say that the suspected gunman was recently being evaluated for post-traumatic stress disorder, otherwise known as PT ...

02 April 2014

Grants Pass bans medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Grants Pass, Ore.-- The city council voted unanimously Wednesday night to adopt a moratorium that will temporarily ban medical marijuana dispensaries in Grants Pass until May of 2015. They took it ...

02 April 2014

Driver arrested after double fatal car crash in Rogue River

Posted in Local

Update (5/7 11:00am): The Jackson County Sheriff's Office have arrested the driver in the April 2nd two-vehicle crash that killed two people on North River Road.  Officials say evidence shows that ...

02 April 2014

Grants Pass mother arrested in child abuse case

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass mother is behind bars tonight after allegedly abusing at least one of her eight children. Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney Chuck Mickley said Katherine Pa ...