Articles tagged with: Oregon

09 June 2014

Oregon soldiers get ready for Afghanistan

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB)Hundreds of soldiers in the Oregon National Guard are deploying this summer and will be among the last Americans to serve in Afghanistan. A battalion of 400 soldiers mobili ...

09 June 2014

Report: Property tax losses continue to grow

Posted in Regional, Politics, Economy

Portland, Ore. -- (Portland Tribune/Pamplin Media Group) Local governments will be unable to collect $212 million this year in property taxes, including almost $100 million specifically approved by ...

09 June 2014

Medford teachers expected to sign new contract by Friday

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, ORe. -- Months after reaching a tentative agreement Medford teachers are expected to sign their new contract by the end of the week. Medford Superintendent Dr. Phil long says it's taken a ...

09 June 2014

Rogue Valley's first legal dispensary opened Monday

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- The Rogue Valley's first legal medical marijuana dispensary opened its doors to patients for the first time Monday. Breeze Botanicals is in Gold Hill. Patients who use cannabis ...

09 June 2014

Homeless man finds and returns preschool's stolen bunny

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Rogue River, Ore. -- He was lost, but now he's found! A bunny taken from his family last Wednesday at the Great Beginnings Preschool in Rogue River is now safe. The case of the stolen bunny, named A ...

09 June 2014

Police chase ends in family's house

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A man and a woman are in the Jackson County Jail tonight after a chase with sheriff deputies that ended in a Central Point family's home. A woman who lives on South 2nd Ave. s ...

09 June 2014

New charges filed in dog deaths

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Additional charges have been filed against a 65 year old Eagle Point woman accused of killing 3 dogs by leaving them in a hot car. After holding back the details last week, Dis ...

09 June 2014

Local veteran describes health care delays

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore -- According to a new audit released Monday by the Department of Veteran Affairs, wait times for Oregon veterans are among some of the longest in the country. The VA facility in White C ...

09 June 2014

Preliminary injunction placed on Greenery

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Phoenix, Ore. -- A judge sides with the City of Phoenix and the medical marijuana facility "The Greenery" will remain closed for now.Basing his decision on federal law Jackson County Judge Ron D. Gr ...

09 June 2014

I-5 on-ramp closed until Friday

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- Starting this morning, some drivers getting on Interstate 5 in Phoenix will need to find an alternate route. The southbound on-ramp at exit 24 and Fern Valley Interchange will be cl ...