Articles tagged with: jobs

17 July 2014

Microsoft announces layoffs

Posted in Regional

(NBC News)  Clouds had been on the horizon in recent days for Microsoft and today, the storm arrived.  Microsoft announced they will be cutting up to 18 thousand jobs around the country over the n ...

12 June 2014

Medford wages lower than national average

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- New numbers released this week by the Bureau of Labor Statistics found people who live in Medford make an average 11% less than the rest of the country While the numbers were releas ...

26 May 2014

Veterans receive unique job opportunities as wildfire season nears

Medford, Ore. -- Wildfire season could mean more job opportunities for returning veterans. Jesse Kiene, a Medford area BLM crew supervisor says his fire suppression crew is made up of 75 percent vet ...

14 May 2014

Mystery retailer headed to Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Economy

Klamath falls, Ore. -- Construction crews are preparing the old 'Gottschalks' store in Klamath Falls for a new tenant. The Gottschalks building will soon be home to a new store. But until papers are ...

07 May 2014

Outlook on the jobs front

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- Goodwill hosted a job fair in Medford today. Nine different businesses that are hiring took resumes.  Attendees shared their feelings about the jobs front, as consumer confidence ...

09 April 2014

Regence BlueCross BlueShield is bringing 70 jobs to Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Kelly Ross is one of many looking for job. His experience is in the medical field. Why he chose medical he said "that seems to be the consistent area of work that always needs help, ...

26 March 2014

Oregon on the way to gaining jobs lost in recession

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- State economists are optimistic tonight that Oregon will soon reach employment levels it hasn't seen since before the recession. Regional Economist Guy Tauer said Oregon lost about ...