Articles tagged with: Oregon

27 March 2014

I-5 wrong way driver charged with DUII, Manslaughter and more

Posted in Local

Update (4/30 1:00pm): Oregon State Police has arrested Richard Webster Scott and charged him with Manslaughter in the First Degree, DUII, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, and Reckless Driv ...

26 March 2014

Man picks up hitchhiker, forces hitchhiker to drive to Klamath Falls

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A Klamath Falls man is accused of forcing a hitch-hiker to drive him to town by threatening him with a knife! 25 year-old Mark Aaron Garcia is now charged with robbery and ki ...

26 March 2014

Brookings dealing with slow-moving landslide

Posted in Local

Brookings, Ore. -- There's a slow-moving landslide on the Oregon coast, one that will cost hundreds of thousands of dollars to fix. The Brookings City Manager, Gary Milliman, says work will begin o ...

26 March 2014

Oregon on the way to gaining jobs lost in recession

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- State economists are optimistic tonight that Oregon will soon reach employment levels it hasn't seen since before the recession. Regional Economist Guy Tauer said Oregon lost about ...

26 March 2014

Camp LOW Echo gets a second chance

Posted in Local, Economy

A pair of local philanthropists are taking control of an historic Southern Oregon camp. The Sid and Karen Deboer Foundation purchased Camp LOW Echo, a former Girls Scout camp at Lake of the Woods. ...

26 March 2014

Judge gives MaryJane's Attic greenlight to re-open

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- On Wednesday morning Marlene Nuckols waited nervously outside a Jackson County courtroom. She owns MaryJane's Attic which sells locally-made products and MaryJane's Basement which p ...

26 March 2014

Supreme Court looks into Jacksonville protest turned violent

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics

Jacksonville, Ore.--  Anti President George W. Bush protesters were heard by the Supreme Court Wednesday. 10 years ago Shelly Elkovich was one of hundreds protesting during president George W. Bush ...

26 March 2014

Volunteer cops

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Some 'volunteer cops' are saving a lot of time and money at the Klamath Falls Police Department. Bill Lewis is one of five volunteers at the Klamath Falls Police Department... ...

26 March 2014

Study shows 23 percent of Oregon children live in poverty

Posted in Local, Regional

Portland, Ore. -- According to the 2014 Progress Report from Children First for Oregon about 23 percent of Oregon children live at or below the poverty level. This rate is a decline from last year's ...

26 March 2014

$900 thousand dollar price tag on local landslide

Posted in Local

Brookings, Ore. -- This summer, the Brookings City Manager says work will begin on their Waste Water Treatment Plant. Over the phone, he tells us that's because the plant is located next to a slow m ...