Bates Leads Senate District 3 Vote

MEDFORD, Ore. — Alan Bates and Dave Dotterrer went head to head for State Senate District 3. The district covers a significant part of Southern Oregon. This is not the first time Alan Bates and Dave Dotterrer have faced off for the senate seat.┬áIn 2010, Bates edged out Dotterrer in a very tight race. Bates … Continue reading »

Fire Season Funding Deferred to 2014

MEDFORD, Ore. — Smoke filled the Rogue Valley and complex fires engulfed southern Oregon in what was the most costly fire season in Oregon. State representatives met Friday to try and figure out how to cover tens of millions of dollars. “We’re about 40 million short, roughly, right now on what we owe versus what … Continue reading »