Articles tagged with: Oregon

24 June 2014

Two local retirement communities bought-out

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Two Medford retirement communities now have new owners. Mcminnville-based "Springs Living" bought Veranda Park and Anna Maria Creekside for $51.1-million. Fee Stubblefield, the owne ...

24 June 2014

FBI conducts undercover sex trafficking sting

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Portland, Ore. -- The FBI, in collaboration with Oregon law enforcement and victim service agencies, discovered child sex trafficking operations in the Eugene and Portland area. The operations ran f ...

24 June 2014

Junior golfers tournament

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Some of the best junior golfers in the country are in Medford this week competing in the American Junior Golf Association Tournament. 144 golfers ages 12 to 18 will play this week a ...

24 June 2014

Oregon rated best state for summer road trips

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

(NBC News) Are you road trippin' this summer? Wallet Hub ranked the best states for summer road trips. The site looked at a number of factors, including driving and lodging costs, traffic, safety, w ...

23 June 2014

Fire agencies cracking down on fireworks safety

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.--  The Discount Fireworks tent is loaded with Fourth of July, a sign of the season. "I came to get 'Piccolo Petes' or' Screamers' actually. I like the way that they sound," said Juan ...

23 June 2014

First day of firework sales brings safety concerns

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- Monday marked the first day to buy fireworks. And with bone dry conditions across the area firefighters in Jackson County want to remind people to stay safe while celebrating. Ji ...

23 June 2014

Local beekeepers react to Obama's bee task force

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Ashland, Ore. -- Southern Oregon beekeepers are celebrating a new plan by president Obama. The White House is putting together a task force to look into the drastic decline of honey bees and other ...

23 June 2014

Study: Progress made for working women, but more needs to be done

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A new study out of the White House shows that women appear to be making progress in today's working world. Findings from the report titled Nine facts about American families and wor ...

23 June 2014

Port-a-potty explosion near Portland injures woman

Posted in Regional

Aloha, Ore. -- A bizarre story from Northern Oregon; a woman is hurt after investigators say a port-a-potty she was in exploded. It happened in Aloha, just west of Portland, near the International S ...

23 June 2014

Rogue-River Siskiyou National Forest fire dangers raised to high

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Fire dangers move to high for the Rogue-River Siskiyou National Forest and restrictions for the public are start Monday. The high rating indicates that grasses will ignite readily, ...