Month: January 2015

Florence taking steps to regulate medical marijuana

21 January 2015 City Council to talk medical marijuana Monday The Florence City Council will conduct a public hearing and discuss a series of agenda items related to the sales of medical marijuana Monday evening. The Council imposed a moratorium on permits for legal medical marijuana dispensaries in Florence last […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 01/30/2015 09:29 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/238 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) – Oregon’s mountain snowpack is in the midst of another miserable year, posting record low depths despite normal precipitation. Measurements show 16 percent of normal for the Willamette Valley, 28 […]

NW Sports from the AP

Date: 01/30/2015 04:59 AM AP-NW–SportsMinute/246 Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) – Domantas Sabonis had 13 points and 11 rebounds as No. 3 Gonzaga beat Portland 64-46 last night, extending the nation’s longest home winning streak to 37 games […]

1st Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 01/30/2015 03:59 AM AP-OR–1st NewsMinute/261 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Oregonians have just two more weeks to enroll in private health insurance this year. Feb. 15 is the deadline for buying new coverage or switching carriers or plans, and for […]

Change in wording delays registration fee ballot measure

21 January 2015 Commissioners adding limits to registration fee proposal Lane County Commissioners will hold off on referring a vehicle registration fee proposal to voters. But only temporarily. Following a hearing on the matter earlier this week, commissioners expressed support for the fee that would generate about $11-million a year. […]

2nd Oregon News Minute from the AP

Date: 01/29/2015 09:29 AM AP-OR–2nd NewsMinute/237 Here is the latest Oregon news from The Associated Press CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) – A 19-year-old woman has been accused of recording an adult film in the main campus library at Oregon State University. OSU spokesman Steve Clark says the university learned about the […]