Mediation to Begin for Medford Schools

MEDFORD, Ore. —  For teachers in the Medford School District, the new school year started without a new contract. Mediation sessions between the Medford School District and Medford Education Association begin Tuesday and a rally is planned to show support for the teachers. “Our goal, by this rally, is to show that we’re united and … Continue reading »

Basin Residents Dispute Water Rights

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — This morning many are standing their ground at the Klamath County Agricultural/Economic Impact Rally. Dozens are gathering to dispute the water rights surrounding the withstanding drought conditions the Klamath Basin is facing. In mid-April, Governor Kitzhaber declared a drought for the county and following that came water regulations. The Sprague River, … Continue reading »

Postal Workers Protest Planned Cuts

MEDFORD, Ore. – Local U.S. Postal service employees and supporters are speaking out against planned cuts in service. Demonstrators rallied today in Medford against a proposal from the Postmaster General to eliminate Saturday mail delivery. Advocates for Delivering for America say that the cuts would lose the service more money than it would save, and … Continue reading »