Articles tagged with: Oregon

20 May 2014

Mental health services for young people a "grave situation"

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Health

Grants Pass, Ore. -- When it comes to mental health care for kids and young adults in Southern Oregon, the situation is grave. That's according to a Rogue Regional Medical Center psychiatrist. On Mo ...

20 May 2014

Race for Jackson County Commissioner

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Update (11:30pm 05/20) Joel Ockunzzi is trailing Colleen Roberts with 47 percent of the votes. Roberts comes in with nearly 53 percent. Rick Dyer came in with a little over 88 percent of votes.   R ...

20 May 2014

Oregon Institute of Technology project symposium

Posted in Local, Technology

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Students from Oregon Tech offered a glimpse into the future of a project symposium Monday afternoon. Project displays included a racing car that will compete against other sch ...

19 May 2014

Medford Police see skyrocketing mental health calls

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Patrolling the streets of Medford for more than 15 years now, Officer Bob Mccurley knows the dangers he could face on the job. "Regardless of all the information you get, there's st ...

19 May 2014

Gay couple marries hours after law changes

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Two years ago Monday Sheryl and Shannon Baird filed for a domestic partnership, the closest they could get to marriage. "You just love somebody and you just keep moving forward," Sh ...

19 May 2014

Oregon same-sex marriage ban overturned

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Ashland, Ore -- Oregon is now the 18th state to allow same sex marriages. A federal judge struck down a ban on same sex marriages in the state on Monday. "It's unconstitutional, we can get married! ...

18 May 2014

Primary Election already bringing in 30% of Jackson County votes

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore.--  Jackson County voters have two days to turn int heir ballots for the primary election. Sunday people were out turning in their ballots at the Jackson County elections office drop b ...

18 May 2014

Judge rules Oregon's same-sex ban unconstitutional

Posted in Local, Politics

Update (5/19 12:00pm) U.S. District Judge Micheal McShane has overturned Oregon's same sex marriage ban, calling it unconstitutional. Ashland, Ore. --  A historic ruling will come down Monday for ...

18 May 2014

Body found near Wolf Creek

Posted in Local, Regional

Near Wolf Creek, Ore. -- The remains of an unidentified body were found Saturday afternoon near the 8100 block of Lower Graves Creek Road. Oregon State Police Criminal Investigations Division, the ...

17 May 2014

'Southern Oregon Swing Convention' draws dancers from all over

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Medford, Ore. -- Dancers from around the world are in the Rogue Valley this weekend for the Southern Oregon Swing Convention. The annual event is happening all weekend long at the Inn at the Commons ...