Southern Oregon Job Vacancies Worse

MEDFORD, Ore. — The results from the most recent job vacancy survey have been released by the Oregon Employment Department, and the results for Oregon are worse than the national average. According to statistics from the Oregon Employment Department, there are about 7 applicants for every 1 job vacancy is Southern Oregon, which is worse … Continue reading »

Worries of a Zombie Economy

By Sharon Ko MEDFORD, Ore. — New reports show Americans are spending less in every retail sales category. The low numbers are leading some analysts to believe it’s the coming of a ‘zombie economy.’ Local resident Pat Dole says she just wants a job. This hope is what thousands of other Jackson County residents also … Continue reading »