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  1. Oregon town has nation's 4th worst job market, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Oregonian

    That's according to a study by career site Zippia that named the southern Oregon town as the fourth worst job market in the United States for 2018. Zippia looked at 386 metro areas and ranked wage change, unemployment rate change and unemployment rate to arrive at its conclusions.


  2. As Oregon wolves rebound, tensions rise over livestock attacksRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2018 |

    In late 2017, Ted Birdseye was jolted awake by the sound of dogs barking. It was 2 a.m. and he figured the animals had seen a coyote and waited for them to settle down.


  3. Puppies rescued from hot trunk during Oregon traffic stopRead the original story

    May 14, 2018 |

    Oregon State Police Trooper Travis Peterson found 10 Husky/German Shepherd puppies locked in a trunk with no water and no air-conditioning during a traffic stop south of Medford on Monday, May 14, 2018. ( An Oregon State Police trooper rescued 10 Husky/German Shepherd puppies from a hot car trunk during a traffic stop Monday.


  4. South Medford baseball coach on leave for drinking alcohol before gameRead the original story

    May 10, 2018 | The Oregonian

    The head coach of the top-ranked South Medford High School baseball team has been placed on leave because he consumed alcohol before a game. In his ninth season as head coach, Ray Smith has guided the Panthers to the Southwest Conference championship and No.


  5. Father of Army vet shot at Oregon VA clinic feels betrayedRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2018 |

    The father of a veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder who was shot at a government clinic in Oregon blames Veterans Affairs for letting down his son. Gilbert "Matt" Negrete, who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, is in jail in the former timber town of Medford, charged with attempted assault and other crimes after he allegedly displayed a knife during a confrontation at the VA clinic in nearby White City on Jan. 25. A VA guard shot him in the chest.


  6. In Oregon, lawyers for foster children don't even have to show upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 |

    A pair of Oregon sisters were 5 and not quite 2 when state workers removed them and three older half-siblings from their Medford home in March 2014. Police were concerned about the children's lack of food and their parents' drug use and domestic violence, court records say.


  7. Grant hires former Crater coach John Beck to lead its football programRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 |

    Grant has hired long-time Southern Oregon-based John Beck as its head football coach to replace Randy Heath, who resigned in March. Beck coached North Medford and Crater for a combined 16 years at North Medford and Crater, compiling a 97-75 record.


  8. Oregon man, 20, sues Dick's, Walmart over new gun sale policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | The Oregonian

    Dick's Sporting Goods stores will no longer sell assault-style firearms, will ban high-capacity magazines and will not sell any guns to people younger than 21, the company announced on Feb. 28, 2018. A 20-year-old southern Oregon man filed suit Monday against Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart after he says both national retailers refused to sell him a rifle in recent days.


  9. Live updates, scores, brackets: Oregon high school girls basketball playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 |

    The 2018 Oregon high school girls basketball playoffs continue Friday with 34 total games on the schedule. Here's a list of every game, sorted by classification : Central Catholic at NORTH MEDFORD 6:00pm South Medford at BENSON 6:00pm Grants Pass at TIGARD 6:00pm Oregon City at WEST LINN 7:00pm St. Mary's Acad.


  10. State trooper dragged along I-5 by suspected drug trafficker in southern OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | The Oregonian

    An Oregon State Police trooper was dragged along Interstate 5 during a wild traffic stop where fists flew, cars collided and a fleeing suspect tried to ditch a brick of cocaine into a creek, police said. The brouhaha began around 2:45 p.m. Tuesday when Trooper Travis Peterson pulled a speeding Nissan Altima over just south of Medford, court documents show.


  11. Oregon state senator may retire, leaving pivotal seat openRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 |

    First-term Sen. Alan DeBoer, a Republican from Ashland, will decide by Saturday if he will seek re-election to his swing district Senate seat, DeBoer said Wednesday. Capitols staffers familiar with his plans said he will announce Saturday that he will not seek re-election and endorse Jessica Gomez for the Republican primary election.


  12. Morning Taco Bell run lands suspected drunken driver in ditch, hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | The Oregonian

    A suspected drunken driver in Medford plowed into garbage cans, nearly ran over an elderly couple out walking their dogs and wound up briefly in a ditch during a boozy Taco Bell run that stretched for miles Tuesday morning, authorities said. It took a group of passersby to finally stop Diane Marie Wilcox, 39, from driving her 2012 Mercedes Benz SUV, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office said.


  13. Is In-N-Out Burger coming to Salem? Not yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 |

    Sorry, folks. A sign on the side of a Salem building announcing an imminent In-N-Out Burger appears to be a hoax.


  14. Kevin Towers, Oregon native and former Major League Baseball executive, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 |

    Kevin Towers, whose 14-year tenure as general manager of the San Diego Padres included an appearance in the 1998 World Series, has died from complications of cancer. He was 56. Friend and former agent Barry Axelrod said Towers died Tuesday at a hospital.


  15. Medford chiropractor arrested on reports of sex crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | The Oregonian

    Scott B. Cooper, 53, owner of Cooper Chiropractic Care at 711 E Main St in Medford, was arrested at about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. He faces one count of second-degree sex abuse, 10 counts of third-degree sex abuse and four counts of sexual harassment.


  16. Oregon girls basketball all-classification power index, Jan. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 |

    Tuesday's home game against Clackamas will be revealing.


  17. Wolf kills calf on Jackson County ranch, first known attack in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 |

    She is the first wolf in the region to be tracked in several years. Wolves howled the night of Jan. 3, and Ted Birdseye hopped on his all-terrain vehicle to check on the 200 cattle on the family's ranch south of Prospect.


  18. Saturday's Powerball jackpot is worth a whopping $570 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | The Oregonian

    A series of six numbers and odds of 1-in-292 million are all that stand between Powerball players and a $570 million prize Saturday, the seventh largest lottery payout in history. If only one person wins Saturday's prize, it'll be the third-largest single win in lottery history, topped only by a $590 million payout in 2013 and last year's $758 million ticket, which went to a woman in Michigan .


  19. Gerry Frank's picks: Mexican places worth breaking your New Year's resolutions forRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 |

    Happy New Year! Before you make your New Year's resolution official and say goodbye to the pizza, tacos, burgers, beer and wine, keep my next few columns handy to get one more visit in at these Oregon outfits who pride themselves on having the best of the best: Jose Mexican Express may look like a little food cart, but this gem offers big and authentic flavors with their always fresh, seasonal organic vegetables, handmade corn tortillas and generous portions. The carne asada steak tacos and fish tacos are both popular choices with other options including enchiladas, nachos, burritos, chile rellenos and more.


  20. Man who made, detonated pipe bomb in Medford gets 5 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | The Oregonian

    A 35-year-old man who detonated an explosive device near a Medford shopping area has been sentenced to five years in prison. He pleaded guilty to a felony count of unlawfully manufacturing a destructive device that he detonated Nov. 7 at the North Medford Fred Meyer.


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