After going through a record $122 million fighting big wildfires this year, the Oregon Department of Forestry is asking the Legislature for $40 million to cover its costs this year and for greater spending authority next year.
The issue was being taken up Friday by the Legislature's Emergency Board in Salem.
Lightning and drought spread wildfire to more state-protected land thisRead More »
A Medford woman who admitted paying a nurse $500 to get heroin to her jailed boyfriend has been sentenced to 20 days behind bars.
The Medford Mail Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1em58VE) 26-year-old Jade Renee Powell has two young children.Read More »
Habitat For Humanity- the non-profit organization that helps families in need realize the American dream of home ownership- is asking for help in getting the bottom of a break-in that occurred at their "ReStore" on South Pacific Highway.Read More »