Articles tagged with: Oregon

10 February 2014

Grants Pass woman fighting H1N1 passes away

Posted in Local, Health

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass woman fighting the H1N1 flu in a Portland hospital has passed away. Oregon Health & Science University confirmed that 50 year-old Joetta Brummett died Sunday nigh ...

10 February 2014

'Granny Dollar' passes away

Posted in Local

Ruch, Ore. -- A familiar face in the Rogue Valley, Maryanne Petersen, known by many as 'Granny Dollar' passed away Saturday. Perhaps most well known for her work in some 1990s TV ads for a local c ...

10 February 2014

Caught on cam: Sprague River shooting

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Sprague River, Ore. -- A Sprague River man was arrested last week on charges of attempted murder...and the man he's accused of trying to kill caught the shooting on tape. Clint Bimemiller says he wa ...

10 February 2014

Proud Olympic dad talks about Laurenne Ross

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Sports

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Union High School graduate Laurenne Ross is a member of the U.S. Olympic Ski Team competing in Sochi. Robert Ross says his daughter Laurenne was fearless on the slopes ...

10 February 2014

Grants Pass man featured on 'Jay Leno's Garage'

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Grants Pass, Ore. -- (Grants Pass Daily Courier) Randy Grubb's Decopods look like something Flash Gordon or Felonius Gru and his minions might dig. Jay Leno certainly did. Grubb, Grants Pass' very ...

09 February 2014

Substitutes prepare for class Tuesday; Teachers and students uneasy

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Buses were loaded with hundreds of substitute teachers Sunday. Student, Pascal-Jumeax Brasseaur and teachers rallied around the school district to see who will be filling in start ...

08 February 2014

No deal: Teacher contract negotiations continue

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford School District and the Medford Teacher's Association wrapped up negotiations again Saturday and say that they still cannot agree. The M.E.A. and the district have bee ...

07 February 2014

Oregon Department of Transportation prepared for storms

Posted in Local, Weather

After record breaking temperatures two weeks ago winter is back again. The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a winter storm warning for multiple areas of Southern Oregon but Steve Sills ...

07 February 2014

Cost analysis of opening schools during a strike

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- So just how much is it costing the district to bring in substitute teachers if it comes down to that? The district says the roughly 600 MEA union teachers normally cost the district ...

07 February 2014

Veteran OSF actor arrested on sex abuse charges

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

ASHLAND, ORE. -- Veteran actor Tyrone Wilson has been with OSF for nearly 19 seasons.  He was arrested this past week on charges of rape and sodomy. Ashland police say in November of 2013, Wilson a ...