Articles tagged with: Jacksonville

09 April 2014

The Britt Festival season 2014

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Jacksonville, Ore. -- Here are a few of the performers for the Britt Festival's 2014 season. Fitz and the Tantrums take the stage on June 22 Tommy Emmanuel on July 26 Joan Baez comes to town on ...

26 March 2014

Supreme Court looks into Jacksonville protest turned violent

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics

Jacksonville, Ore.--  Anti President George W. Bush protesters were heard by the Supreme Court Wednesday. 10 years ago Shelly Elkovich was one of hundreds protesting during president George W. Bush ...

12 March 2014

ACLU filing class action lawsuit for Secret Service actions during Bush campaign in 2004

Posted in Local, Politics

Ashland, Ore. -- The ACLU visited Southern Oregon University to talk about a local free speech class action lawsuit that's headed to the Supreme Court. Back in 2004 when President George W. Bush vi ...

25 February 2014

Local business is first to accept Bitcoin in Southern Oregon

Posted in Local, Economy, Technology

Jacksonville, Ore. -- A Jacksonville coffee shop is the first Café in Oregon to accept the form of currency known as Bitcoins. Stim Coffee officially started accepting the digital money over the w ...

18 February 2014

Jacksonville City Council to discuss medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Jacksonville, Ore. -- Medical marijuana dispensaries will be legal in Oregon in March, but some cities are acting to prevent them from opening in their town. On Tuesday night Jacksonville City Counc ...