Erin Maxson

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Name: Erin Maxson
Date registered: May 4, 2012

Biography

Erin Maxson co-anchors Newswatch 12 This Morning with Ron Brown. Erin was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota but later moved to a small town in Iowa. While in high school there, she fell in love with journalism. As a proud Panther at the University of Northern Iowa, Erin received her Degree in Electronic Media. Along the way she joined the Alpha Delta Pi sorority and served as their chapter president. College also provided Erin with a chance to work with Mark Stines at Entertainment Tonight in Los Angeles after graduation. After a short run as assistant editor for a small town newspaper in Iowa, Erin landed her first T.V. job at KIMT News 3. There she served the people of North Iowa and Southern Minnesota as weekend anchor and weekday reporter for two years. A special piece on taser guns won Erin an Eric Sevareid Award. In March of 2009, Erin drove the three day trek to Oregon. Although the vast golden corn fields are gone, Erin is excited about the mountain scapes that surround the area. If you have a story you’d like Erin to cover or just want to say hi, send her an email, she’d love to hear from the people of Southern Oregon and Northern California.

Latest posts

  1. Teens Stranded by Greyhound — August 16, 2014
  2. 911 Dispatcher Helps Deliver Baby — August 14, 2014
  3. WEB EXTRA: Home Delivery 911 Call — August 13, 2014
  4. Evacuation Level Downgraded on Copco Rd. — August 6, 2014
  5. Firefighters & Crews get BIG “Thank You” — August 5, 2014

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Out & About: Nov. 8th-10th

Whether you are a foodie or just like to eat, starting Friday you can celebrate food, brew, wine and spirits. The seventh annual Ashland Culinary Festival includes more than 20 vendors, workshops, tours, food demos, and eight outstanding local chefs will slice into their competitive sides in the top chef competition. Get into the Christmas … Continue reading »

Sustainable Table: Pumpkin Power

MEDFORD, Ore. — One Southern Oregon farm is harvesting hundreds of pumpkins and not a single one will turn into a jack-o-lantern or seasonal pie. Think pumpkin bread or pumpkin latte or pumpkin pie is the only pumpkin-y option this time of year? What about pumpkin seed oil or pumpkin seed butter? While the perfect … Continue reading »

Sustainable Table: Food Integrity

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The concern over what’s in our food has inspired a new movement in Josephine County and it’s delivering GMO-free options right to your table at some of the area’s most popular restaurants. Rossos Trattoria in Grants Pass is celebrating 13 years with a new adventure: it’s one of ten restaurants participating … Continue reading »

Sustainable Table: Rogue Flavor

MEDFORD, Ore. – Eat Local Week wrapped up a week ago, but its end, and our shift in seasons, doesn’t mean choosing local has to end. Kellie Hill helps others create a plan to trade in the cans, boxes, bags and supplements for whole, nutrient dense, local foods. As a nutritional therapy practitioner, Kellie started … Continue reading »

Sustainable Table: Brewfest 2013

MEDFORD, Ore. — Several Southern Oregon fairgrounds struggle with their financial sustainability, but he Jackson County Fairgrounds could get a boost from an event this weekend. The Annual Harvest Fair and Brewfest is expected to bring out 10,000 people over the three day event. Families from as far north as Portland and as far south … Continue reading »

High Schools to Debate Financial Issues

GRANT PASS, Ore. — Josephine County’s financial issue has been a problem for years. Adults have debated what to do, but a solution hasn’t stuck. Now, they are turning to high schoolers who could hold the answers in their arguments. “You can have evidence but evidence isn’t good unless you know what you’re talking about … Continue reading »

Sustainable Table: Eat Local with Erin

MEDFORD, Ore. — In its 8th year, Eat Local Week is taking on a new challenge. Participants are encouraged to celebrate the social aspects of local food. There are 3 dozen events during Eat Local Week which will highlight the fun and sustainability of choosing to eat local. Wendy Siporen is the Executive Director of … Continue reading »

Body of Teen Found in Oregon Wilderness

The body of an Arizona teen who vanished last week was found around 6:30 Monday evening. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office ruled the investigation a suicide after it was determined Jonathan Croom hung himself from a tree just 1000 feet away from where his green SUV was located. Officials at this point have closed the … Continue reading »

Couple Accused of Lewd Acts on Plane

MEDFORD, Ore. — FBI agents say a Medford couple were caught in the act on flight to Las Vegas. A criminal complaint accuses the owner of Troon Vineyard, Christopher Martin and Jessica Stroble, a nail tech at Medford’s Beauty Bar Salon, of performing lewd and indecent acts while on a flight from Medford to Vegas. … Continue reading »

Smoke-Caused Cancellations

For air quality information due to the fire smoke: http://www.oregonsmoke.blogspot.com/ This is a fluid list of cancellations around Southern Oregon due to smoke: Troon Vineyard did have to cancel their ZIN & BBQ BASH scheduled for Saturday, August 3rd, due to the smoke. They will, however, have some anniversary treats featured indoors in their Applegate … Continue reading »

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