Articles tagged with: Oregon

20 May 2015

Oregon testing pay-per-mile system

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Oregon is looking to make up lost gas tax revenue with a new program aimed at drivers of fuel-efficient and electric cars. The Oregon Department of Transportation is currently recr ...

20 May 2015

Ashland High School principal accepts job with Medford School District

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- After 25 years working in the Ashland School District, Ashland High School Principal Michelle Zundel has accepted a new job with the Medford School District. Zundel will fill Super ...

19 May 2015

Jury reviewing accused murder, Gary Goins case

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- After a month long trial and hundreds of pieces of evidence, a jury is now debating the fate of accused murderer, Gary Goins.Goins is accused of murdering his brother Dennis Go ...

19 May 2015

Police chase stolen car from White City to Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A wild car chase Tuesday morning ended with a man bailing from a stolen car.Police say it all started when a Jackson County Sheriff's deputy tried to stop a stolen car in White Cit ...

19 May 2015

Oregon marijuana committee sets new restrictions for medical marijuana

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- An Oregon Senate special committee has passed new restrictions on medical marijuana. The Senate Special Committee on implementing Measure 91 passed a proposed retail sales tax for ma ...

19 May 2015

Federal judge to hear arguments on ban of GMO crops

Posted in Local

(Updated 5/21 10:08 am) Medford, Ore. --- A packed federal courtroom in Medford Wednesday, May 20th, as defenders of a Jackson County GMO-ban gathered to hear a judge's decision on a lawsuit filed a ...

18 May 2015

MPD and ODOT enforcing the use of seatbelts

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police are making sure drivers are using their seat belts correctly.That is the focus of a safety enforcement operation with the Oregon Department of Transportation that ru ...

18 May 2015

Oregon aiming to ban the sale of palcohol

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- An Oregon bill aimed at banning the sale of powdered alcohol, known as Palcohol, will head to the Oregon House this week.Oregon Senators passed bill 9-37 in April in a 29 to one vote.  Pal ...

15 May 2015

CEO of Silverton Health arrested for public indecency

Posted in Regional

Woodburn, Ore. --- Woodburn Police arrested the head of an Oregon Health Care System, he's accused of public indecency.They say he was touching himself, while sitting in his car in the middle of a B ...

15 May 2015

Scam alert: Thieves targeting Starbucks app users

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. – Hackers are siphoning money from Starbucks app users' bank accounts, specifically from the auto-reload function. The Oregon Department of Justice on Thursday issued a scam alert ...