• LOCAL NEWS

    Jackson County Heads Region in CART

    Jackson County Heads Region in CART

    April 22, 2014

    If there is a ever child abduction case in Southern Oregon, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office now holds the lead role for coordinating a multi-agency response.

    Signatures Gathered for Library Measure

    Signatures Gathered for Library Measure

    April 22, 2014

    Ten thousand signatures were turned in to get a library taxing district measure put on the November ballot, Tuesday. Organizers said they only needed just over 7,000 in order to qualify, and it was accomplished two weeks early. The county clerk will now count and verify the signatures.

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  • REGIONAL NEWS

    Jackson County Heads Region in CART

    Jackson County Heads Region in CART

    April 22, 2014

    If there is a ever child abduction case in Southern Oregon, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office now holds the lead role for coordinating a multi-agency response.

    Rogue Valley SMART Program Gets Books

    Rogue Valley SMART Program Gets Books

    April 22, 2014

    Some at-risk kids in the rogue valley will have the opportunity to take home some new books. Newswatch 12, ABC, and First Book recognized the SMART (Start Making a Reader Today) program and awarded 2500 books to the organization through the Be Inspired Campaign.

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  • NATIONAL NEWS

    Pipeline Delay Impacts TransCanada

    Pipeline Delay Impacts TransCanada

    April 22, 2014

    TransCanada's stock took a hit after the U.S. announced another delay in the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline Project. TransCanada is the company developing the pipeline that would stretch from the tar sands in Alberta to the Gulf of Mexico.

    Obama to Visit Washington Landslide Area

    Obama to Visit Washington Landslide Area

    April 22, 2014

    President Obama will visit Washington state Tuesday to mark the grim one-month anniversary since a devastating mudslide left behind a graveyard of debris. Obama will tour the area and meet with rescue crews and the relatives of victims.


  • SPORTS

    Raiders Helped by Coaching Consistency

    Raiders Helped by Coaching Consistency

    April 21, 2014

    One of the keys to building a successful football program is consistency. Coaches come and go quickly as they look to climb the ladder to opportunities at bigger schools. At Southern Oregon, the Raiders have done a good job of finding that consistency with their coaching staff.

    SOU’s Avila Gets Centrowitz’s Attention

    SOU's Avila Gets Centrowitz's Attention

    April 20, 2014

    Eric Avila already holds the nation's best time in the 5K, but on Saturday Avila competed at the Oregon Relays in the 1,500. It was his first time running that distance this season. He finished 2nd behind former Oregon standout Matthew Centrowitz.

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  • FEATURES

    In the Garden: Butterflies & Milkweed

    In the Garden: Butterflies & Milkweed

    April 22, 2014

    Monarch butterflies are beautiful, but are also important as pollinators. Monarch butterflies depend on milkweed plants for life. In fact, the plant is the only larval host for monarch butterflies.

    Consumer Reports: Recycling Electronics

    Consumer Reports: Recycling Electronics

    April 22, 2014

    You can clear out old electronics, like cell phones or computers, and make a little money at the same time. In ShopSmart's search, a Samsung Galaxy S 2 fetched 94 dollars, and an Apple iPad 2 -- 190 dollars.

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