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Further Details Revealed Regarding Suspect Bomber

By Jim McCoy Thu 21st November NewsAlan McVeyBombingJackson County DA's office
Authorities have arrested a 46-year-old Southern Oregon man and accused him of trying to blow up the county prosecutor's office. They said the man had been facing criminal charges before the attempt last week that caused only minor damage because a propane tank failed to explode. Medford Police Chief Tim George said Alan Leroy McVay of Jackson County was arrested Wednesday eveniRead More »

Oregon's Homeless Student Population Declines

By Jim McCoy Thu 21st November Newshomeless students
The number of Oregon students who were homeless during the past school year has fallen, though education officials say part of the drop is because of a change in reporting methodology. The state Education Department announced Thursday that 18,165 students were homeless at some point during 2012-13.Read More »

Half-Brother Arrested In Myrtle Point Homicide Case

By Jim McCoy Thu 21st November NewshomicideLadd Stewart RobsonLance Lucero
Authorities say a man sought in connection with his half brother's death in Coos County has been arrested in Springfield. The Eugene Register-Guard reports (http://bit.ly/I5udJg ) police booked 54-year-old Ladd Stewart Robson on a murder charge. He's accused in the death of 61-year-old Lance Lucero of Myrtle Point. Coos County District Attorney Paul Frasier said Lucero dRead More »

BREAKING NEWS: Suspect Arrest In Bombing of DA's Office

By Jim McCoy Thu 21st November NewsAlan McVeyBombingJackson County DA's office
At this moment, the Medford Police Department is holding a news conference to announce the arrest of a suspect in the bombing at the Jackson County District Attorney's office on November 13. Alan McVay is in custody. According to one media report, a tip coming into police pointed them in the direction of McVay within 48 hours of the incident.Read More »

News - Operation ShoeBox

By admin Thu 21st November News
Operation Shoe Box is now underway with more donations expected than ever before in Southern Oregon.
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News - Cover Oregon Delay

By admin Thu 21st November News
"Cover Oregon' the stat's plan to work with Obamacare is facing the same problems as the National Program.
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Morning News Update

By admin Thu 21st November News
State Officials say they don't expect to have the online 'Cover Oregon' enrollment system working by the first of the year. A Record number of Shoe Boxes are expected to be collected in Southern Oregon this year. The Number of Americans Applying for unemployment benefits is at its lowest level since late September.
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Motel Operator, Girlfriend Charged With Tax Fraud

A former partner in a Super 8 motel franchise has pleaded guilty to federal charges of wire fraud and filing a false tax return. The Oregon Department of Justice says 62-year-old Kenneth Johnson ran the Central Point motel's daily operations from 2005 until 2011 and reported financial figures to co-partners in Montana.Read More »

Christmas Tree Farmers Enjoying Banner Year

By Jim McCoy Wed 20th November NewsagricultureChristmas trees
Christmas tree growers in the Northwest say business is looking better this year after a long slump. They tell the agricultural publication Capital Press (http://bit.ly/19H6l4P) prices are up 2 percent to 3 percent after a seven-year slide that saw them drop by 35 percent. Now, the growers say, some buyers are scrambling to find high-quality trees. The growers say the tRead More »

Portland School District, Teachers Have Impasse Of Their Own

By Jim McCoy Wed 20th November Newslabor disputePortland school district
Officials with Portland Public Schools have declared an impasse in contract negotiations with teachers. The Oregonian newspaper reports (http://is.gd/AvAQPX ) the announcement was made Wednesday morning at district headquarters. Under state law, both sides must release their final offers within a week, followed by a 30-day cooling off period.Read More »

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