vaccinations

Oregon House passes controversial vaccination bill

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon’s House of Representatives has passed a controversial vaccine bill. The legislation prevents unvaccinated students from going to school except if they have a medical condition. Unvaccinated kids do have the option to go through online courses to get …

Opposers of HB 3063 rally in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Rallies opposing House Bill 3063 were held across the state Saturday—including here in Medford. House Bill 3063 is a bipartisan bill that would eliminate parents’ ability to refuse to vaccinate their children for religious or philosophical reasons and still …

Vaccination rates in Jackson County unchanged

MEDFORD, Ore. — No measles cases have been reported in southern Oregon. Jackson County Public Health officials say the measles scare across the Northwest isn’t motivating more people to get vaccinated locally. They say there have not been any changes to local …