Economy

15 August 2013

Oregon State Hospital To Hire 500

Posted in Economy

Junction City State Hospital is hiring 500 people in multiple fields. They are hosting a job fair today, from noon to 8 p.m. It is a drive, but for the right career...it just may be worth it. They a ...

13 August 2013

Ashland Named E City By Google

Posted in Economy

A small town recognized on a major level. Google has named Ashland as Oregon's e-city of the year! The e-city awards recognize the strongest online business communities in each state, Google said i ...

11 July 2013

Northern California Gas Prices Down

Posted in Economy

Drivers in Northern California are seeing some welcome relief from the high gas prices. The state average is $3.98...however in Northern California they are seeing an average this month of $3.92. Th ...

09 July 2013

Proposed Tax Levy To Fund Libraries

Posted in Economy

Jackson County residents could see a new property tax levy on the 2014 ballot, aimed at funding county libraries. In a meeting yesterday, officials proposed the levy of 27 cents per 1-thousand doll ...

02 July 2013

Oregon Employers say Vacant Jobs Hard to Fill

Posted in Economy

      Despite a 7.8 percent unemployment rate, Oregon employers are saying that many jobs are hard to fill.      The Oregon Employment Department wanted to find out why exactly.      ...

27 June 2013

Are You Covered?

Posted in Economy

Recent survey finds many Americans don't have enough savings to cover an unexpected job loss. Chris Clackum reports.

03 June 2013

Housing Voucher Available For Southern Oregon Veterans

Posted in Economy

Seventy-five veterans in Southern Oregon who are battling homelessness will be given the chance to get back on their feet. Housing and Urban development and Veterans Affairs have issued 75 housing ...

29 May 2013

Jackson County Budget Meeting

Posted in Economy

The Jackson County commissioners have spoken, and a final decision has been made. The Sheriffs Department, library and developmental services will all be drastically cut but as NBC 5's Raeann Chris ...

29 May 2013

Looking Up

Posted in Economy, Politics

Various signs that the U.S. economy is improving. Tracie Potts reports.

21 May 2013

Bucking The Trend

Posted in Economy

Sales of used cars are down, but that's not the case for "certified pre-owned" vehicles. Chris Clackum reports.