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China denies U.S. espionage accusations

BEIJING, China (NBC) – China’s foreign ministry is denying accusations that Chinese consulates and diplomats were involved in espionage. China’s foreign ministry spokesperson in a press conference in Beijing Friday said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s accusation against the Chinese (diplomatic and …

Coronavirus impacting wedding dress industry

PHOENIX, Ore. — The coronavirus is having an impact on the wedding industry. Many Chinese manufacturers and factories have shut down due to the outbreak. That means fewer Chinese-made wedding dresses and fabrics are making their way to bridal stores in the …

New Chinese tariff boosts local timber industry

Medford, Ore. – Congressman Walden toured the Timber Products facility today to see firsthand how the tariff on China’s imports have already benefited the local product. He heard from many employees who say they are grateful for his efforts. Representative Walden is …

Part 2: Recycling crisis hits home

Medford, Ore. — “Reusing things is wonderful. It saves the planet. It also creates jobs which is also very important,” Owen Grush said. Owen Grush has lived in Ashland for 10 years. For him, recycling has always been very important. But with …

Alleged child predator arrested in China

HILLSBORO, Ore. – A man was arrested in China on charges related to sex crimes against children in Oregon. In June 2016, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office began investigating Toby A. Mendenhall after he was accused of sexually abusing multiple children in …