News

Meford Food Relief

By admin Fri 2nd August News
A tractor trailer of basic food needs has been delivered to Medford area residents. The Distribution by the Salvation Army cam courtesy of a'Feed the Children' truck packed with food and personal care products.Read More »
Watch video

News - Oregon Wildfire Update

By admin Thu 1st August News
Without Rain in the forecast containment for a number of wildfires in Oregon seem far off. The Smoky conditions can be expected to continue for some time as firefighters work on 7-blazes, mostly in Southern Oregon. The biggest fire is the Douglas Complex fire now at over 25-Thousand acres.Read More »
Watch video

News - Oregon Wildfire Update

By admin Wed 31st July News
Health Officials are warning of unhealthy levels of smoke as a result of a number of wildfires in Southern Oregon. the smokey conditions are making it hard for those with breathing problems as well as firefighters who are said to be having a problem even seeing the fire.Read More »
Watch video

Protection Sought For Old Cedar Near Cannon Beach

By Jim McCoy Fri 26th July NewsCannon Beachcedar tree
The Clatsop County board passed a resolution urging the Oregon Department of Forestry to preserve a 152-foot tall Western red cedar as a state treasure. The tree is estimated to be more than 800 years old.Read More »

Central Oregon Fire Moving In On Small Community

By Jim McCoy Fri 26th July NewsDantODFWarm Springs fire
A week-old Central Oregon wildfire has advanced to within four to five miles of a community of about 30 structures along the Deschutes River. Fire information officer Bill Queen said Friday that some residents of Dant northeast of the Warm Springs Indian Reservation have begun to leave. He says the residents have lived through similar threats and were calm as fire teams talked wiRead More »

THIS JUST IN: Crews Fighting Some 20 Lightning-Caused Fires in Josephine County

By Jim McCoy Fri 26th July NewsJosephine Countylightningwildfires
Rural/Metro firefighters have been busy today in Josephine County. There are approximately 20 lightning-caused fires since last night; sizes range from one-tenth of an acre to ten acres. As of this morning, no structures were threatened. The Oregon Department of Forestry has committed multiple resources with air tankers and helicopters assisting.

Ashland Bag Ban

By admin Fri 26th July News
It may take a while, but int appears Ashland could become the fourth town in Oregon to adopt a plan to ban plastic bags. The Ashland City Council has voted to study a ban on plastic shopping bags in town partly to reduce debris in landfills and what has been seen as a floating plastic island off the coast.Read More »
Watch video

Multnomah County Chair Refuses To Resign In Spite of Scandal

By Jim McCoy Thu 25th July NewsJeff CoganMultnomah Countyscandal
Despite pressure from other commissioners, the leader of Multnomah County's government has again refused to resign over a sex scandal. Multnomah County board Chairman Jeff Cogen says a state investigation into whether his affair with a county employee represented an abuse of power has just begun and he deserves a chance for the facts to come out. Cogen faced a no-confidence vote Read More »

Death Investigation Indicates Transient Died of Natural Causes

An autopsy has determined that foul play doesn’t appear to have been a factor in the death of 48-year Frank Bewley. The transient’s body was found in at a makeshift camp west of the 5th Street Lookout west of Rogue River on July 13th. The medical examiner for Josephine County says the man who had recently come to the Grants Pass area apparently died of natural causes.Read More »

Oregon's "Rape Shield" Law Upheld In Portland Case

By Jim McCoy Thu 25th July NewsDean MacBale trialrape shield law
The Oregon Supreme Court has shot down a request from the defendant in a rape trial for a hearing on his accuser's sexual history to be held in public, affirming the state's rape shield law. The ruling issued Thursday involves a 1975 law that makes secret a judge's hearings on whether an accuser's sexual history is admissible as evidence at trial. The court says the secrecy preveRead More »

Search

Focus Today

Focus Today

Video On Demand

Video On Demand

theDove News

theDove News

Sports

Patrick Doyle

Counselling

Patrick Doyle
(c) 2012 UCB USA Inc dba theDove