SALEM, Ore.- Legislators in Salem appear to have reached a deal on Measure 110 to reinforce drug treatment. That’s according to Ashland State Representative Pam Marsh who says the state is working toward a criminal penalty for possession. That being ...

BROOKINGS, Ore. – The City of Brookings is now looking for a new City Manager. The City of Brookings has officially terminated City Manager Janell Howard’s employment. Howard has been the focus of much debate at council meetings for months ...

BROOKINGS, Ore. – The City of Brookings is still deciding whether it wants to part ways with its City Manager. The Brookings City Council met in executive session Tuesday night to consider the dismissal or discipline of the City Manager. ...

BROOKINGS, Ore. – The Brookings City Manager may soon be out of a job. During Tuesday night’s city council meeting members unanimously voted to have the city attorney begin negotiating a Separation Agreement with current manager Janell Howard. Howard was ...

UPDATE, 8/6/19 8:10 p.m. — In a 4 to 1 vote, Ashland City Councilors approve Ordinance 3176 Tuesday night, allowing Ashland Police to charge a person with a crime if they didn’t identify themselves in some cases. Violators face a Class ...

Salem, Ore. — A bill on the governor’s desk would make some drug convictions misdemeanors instead of felonies. Governor Kate Brown is expected to sign it, and tonight, agencies around Jackson County are preparing for the changes, and how it may impact ...

Salem, Ore. – A bill to combat profiling by police includes language that would see some drug charges lowered from felonies to misdemeanors. House Bill 2355 has already passed through the Oregon House and Senate. It directs the Oregon Criminal ...

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