Articles tagged with: Medford

28 January 2014

Medford teachers in negotiations with the district again Tuesday night

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Bargaining teams from the Medford Education Association and the school district are in discussions right now here at Central Medford High School.This time around they are being join ...

27 January 2014

Teachers, parents & students rally for support

Written by Natalie Hurd, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Education Association says if a contract agreement is not made by February 6th, teachers will strike. District Superintendent Dr. Phil Long said he wants a resolution, ...

27 January 2014

Medford School District to use substitutes if teachers strike

Posted in Local

On Monday night the Medford Education Association (MEA) held a rally at the district offices during an executive school board session. Over the weekend, the teachers association gave the Medford Sch ...

26 January 2014

Medford School District works to keep schools open in anticipation of strike

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- In a press release sent out by the Medford School District Sunday, Superintendent Dr. Phil Long detailed the districts plans in the case the Medford Education Association (MEA) does ...

25 January 2014

Medford teachers set strike date

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  The Medford Education Association will be sending the Medford School District an official ten-day strike notice on Monday. An official strike will begin on February 6 at 6 am. In ...

25 January 2014

Dog fight injures owner and rescuer

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.--  Patty from Medford said on Tuesday her two Pit bulls got into a fight with her roommates other two Pit bulls. But the dog fight took an unexpected turn. Patty said she tried to ...

24 January 2014

Man walks away from Work Release, steals car, crashes car

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A man walks out of work release, steals a truck, then drives it into a power pole according to Medford Police. Fire and police responded to Keith Avenue off Black Oak shortly befor ...

24 January 2014

Issues still unresolved in teacher contract negotiations

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- There are more questions than answers for thousands of families in the Medford School District after teachers voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike on Thursday night. "[It] of ...

24 January 2014

Community reacts to Medford teacher strike vote

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Since news broke that the Medford teachers voted to strike, the community has been sounding off. NBC 5 News received comments both on Facebook and KOBI5.com, over the past 24 hours ...

23 January 2014

Medford Education Association votes to authorize a strike

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Education Association overwhelmingly voted to authorize a strike after a meeting to discuss options with the Oregon Education Association. After a almost a year of contr ...