Gov. Brown

Gov. Brown declares drought emergency in Klamath Co.

KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. —On Wednesday Governor Kate Brown declared a drought emergency for Klamath County. It’s the first county in the state, to receive the declaration this year. By signing the order, it directs state agencies to coordinate and prioritize assistance to the …

Coos Co. orgs ask Gov. not to close its state prison

COOS CO., Coos County organizations are pleading for Governor Kate Brown to keep Shutter Creek open. It’s one of three state prisons, that Governor Brown is looking to close in her budget proposal released earlier this month. Non-profit, South Coast Development Council and …

Wineries plea is heard from Gov. Brown

ROGUE VALLEY, Ore. —During Oregon Governor Kate Brown’s two week freeze, wineries were reduced to take out and delivery options. As of yesterday, that has changed. Even though Jackson County continues to be considered an extreme risk county, wineries have some new freedoms …

Vape ban worries local businesses

MEDFORD, Ore. — One week after Gov. Kate Brown took executive action against flavored vaping products, all forms of it will be banned statewide starting next week. On October 15, flavored vaping products will be pulled off the shelves across Oregon. The …