Articles tagged with: Oregon

18 February 2014

Central Point man arrested for illegal mushroom growing and distribution

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. – MADGE (Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement) arrested 37 year old Ernest Luther Taylor as a result of a six month long investigation into an illegal mushroom growing and di ...

18 February 2014

What they want: Portland teachers vs. School District

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (OPB) Oregon Public Broadcasting asked leaders at Portland Public Schools and the Portland Association of Teachers to elaborate on key sticking points in their ongoing contract neg ...

17 February 2014

Ashland native, Jason Allred, ties for 3rd in PGA Tour

Pacific Palisades, Cali. -- Ashland native and professional golfer Jason Allred made more money Sunday afternoon than he has his entire professional career. The 33 year-old had his best tournament ...

17 February 2014

Budget battle brewing in Klamath Falls

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A budget battle is brewing between the Klamath County Sheriff and the board of commissioners. Sheriff Frank Skrah said last week that drastic cuts in patrols and jail capacit ...

17 February 2014

Snow levels still down at Mt. Ashland; will be latest start on record

Posted in Local, Weather

Ashland, Ore. --  With only 8 inches at the base of the mountain, Mt. Ashland remains closed.  Before this year, the latest the ski resort ever opened was February 17, 1977.  Despite the lack of ...

17 February 2014

Opioid Prescribers Group releases guidelines for treating chronic pain

Written by Natalie Hurd

Medford, Ore. -- Every year dozens of Southern Oregonians go to bed on pain medication and never wake up. According to the Jackson County Health Department, the pill problem is now an epidemic. A g ...

17 February 2014

Heavy weekend rains scare residents near creek in Eagle Point

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Weather

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Heavy rains brought some much needed moisture to Southern Oregon and Northern California this weekend, but also caused flooding in some areas. Eagle Point resident Ernie Larum w ...

17 February 2014

Medford teachers on strike hold "mobile" flash mob

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With schools closed for the President's Day holiday, Medford teachers on strike are took a new approach in driving their message to the community.With not many people at the schools ...

17 February 2014

Police investigate attempted murder

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Few details are being released as Medford police investigate a Sunday evening attempted murder. One resident in the area says she heard what sounded like fireworks but later found t ...