Articles tagged with: Medford

07 April 2014

Timber payments breakdown: who's getting what

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Last October, the President signed a one year extension of county timber payments, providing a lifeline to Oregon's forested counties. Now months later, the first payment of nearly ...

07 April 2014

Jackson County to receive $6 million in federal timber funds

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Jackson County will receive $6 million in federal timber payments within the next few weeks. The amount is something County Commissioner Doug Breidenthal called pennies compared to ...

07 April 2014

Mother of Kyron Horman speaker at CART training

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Today, the families of missing children met with law enforcement agencies from across Oregon and northern California. In attendance, Medford resident Desiree Young. She's the mother ...

06 April 2014

Tumor Hater dance party for a special cause

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. --  A charity that helps pay the bills of people with tumors is making big plans. Tumor Hater Inc. founder, Kelly Matthews is throwing a valley wide high school dance party on April 2 ...

04 April 2014

DOJ investigating Sheriff candidate alleged election violation

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore.-- A Jackson County Sheriff candidate is being investigated by the Oregon Department of Justice for an alleged elections law violation. Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy,  Lieutenant Bob ...

04 April 2014

Money pouring in for local GMO ban campaign

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A highly polarized measure that would ban genetically modified organisms in Jackson County will come before voters next month. The measure has two political action committees facing ...

04 April 2014

Medical marijuana club denied business license

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A lawsuit against the city of Medford is in the works after a medical marijuana club lost it's appeal for a business license. The Lounge, a medical marijuana club, on East Main Str ...

04 April 2014

Police cleared in officer involved shooting

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- It took less than five minutes for a Jackson County Grand Jury to clear officers of any wrong-doing in last month's officer involved shooting in Medford.Word of the ruling came down ...

02 April 2014

Students sacrifice vacation time for school

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- It's the second week of spring break in the Medford School District, but it sure doesn't feel that way for many students who are back in the classroom this week. Hundreds of kids at ...

02 April 2014

Standoff in east Medford

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford police blocked streets and evacuated residents this morning during a standoff near Providence Medford Medical Center. Police say 27 year old Thomas Molia beat 29 year old Ja ...