Articles tagged with: oregon

17 April 2015

Oath Keepers ask public to stop threats to BLM and U.S. Forest Service

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- A civil rights group continues to protect land north of Grants Pass and now they're presenting a straightforward request to the public.The Oath Keepers of Josephine County shar ...

17 April 2015

Ore. company investigated for deadly bridge collapse

Posted in U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) An Oregon contractor is being investigated in connection with an overpass accident that killed a family of three in western Washington April 13. Josh and Vanessa Ellis and th ...

17 April 2015

Oregon continues paying for wildfire insurance, at much bigger rates

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- Wildfire season is just around the corner and although it will come at a much higher premium, the state will continue to pay for wildfire insurance.The Oregon Department of Forestry confirm ...

17 April 2015

Klamath Falls teacher resigns after facing charges for alleged bullying

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A gym teacher at a Klamath County high school has resigned after facing charges for alleged bullying.57-year-old Peter Paul Lucas is accused of encouraging students to 'dog p ...

17 April 2015

Medford council votes on allowing beehives within city limits

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Bee keepers and hobbyists swarmed the Medford City Council Chambers in support of a new proposal to allow bee hives within city limits. The council voted on a new provision similar ...

17 April 2015

This weekend kicks off National Parks Week

Posted in Local

Entrance fees for all 59 national parks are being waved.The park service is encouraging everyone to visit a national park and at no cost, the offer is appealing to many.The parks have tens of millio ...

16 April 2015

Ore. high school teacher's license suspended over text messages with students

Posted in Regional

Troutdale, Ore. --- An Oregon high school teacher has his license suspended after an investigation found he sent students hundreds of personal text messages even after he was told to stop.  Reynold ...

16 April 2015

Former Grants Pass mental health workers accused of sexual assault, back behind bars

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Two former mental health workers are back behind bars following accusations of sexual misconduct with an underage patient. According to the Josephine County District Attorney, ...

16 April 2015

Trail man in jail for allegedly kidnapping wife

Posted in Local

Trail, Ore. --- A Trail man is in jail after allegedly kidnapping his wife, and threatening to shoot her.The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says Jesse Frank Bacon held his wife against her will whi ...

16 April 2015

Ashland Starbucks closing it's doors

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- It’s a sad week for coffee drinkers near Southern Oregon University.The Ashland Starbucks near campus will be shutting down, barista's say the lease ran out for the Starbucks on ...