25 March 2013

Helicopters Will Be Heard In Ashland Each Morning

Posted in Local

Starting today, Ashland residents will be hearing helicopters in the morning, as watershed thinning gets underway. Officials say the helicopter can be heard starting at 7 am each morning but that cr ...

24 March 2013

Medford Citizens Rally Over Decision to Cut Mail Delivery on Saturdays

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Regional

Plans to cut Saturday mail delivery service later this year hasn't sat well for many US postal employees and residents across the country. Today activist took to streets calling on Congress to inter ...

24 March 2013

Fire Crews Respond to Structure Fire on South Stage Road

Posted in Local

A fire consumed a home in Medford that officials say belonged to a man who died from a heart attack on Saturday. The fire broke out Sunday afternoon in the 1000 block of South Stage Road and accordi ...

24 March 2013

Fire Officials: 5-yr-old Boy Starts Fire in Workshop

Posted in Local

Rural Metro officials in Josephine County said a five-year-old boy started a fire in a workshop outside his home just before six Sunday evening. Eight units and roughly 20-people worked to put out f ...

23 March 2013

VFW Seeks A Few Good, Younger, Men

Posted in Local

Veterans have been at the center of discussion as Representative Greg Walden visited Southern Oregon to talk about care for our military men and women back from service.  Today local veterans spoke ...

23 March 2013

A Wedding Dream Come True

Posted in Local

Love was in the air today as family and friends came together to make an ailing bride’s long-awaited wish come true. Two years ago Melissa Windsor Millard was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer. ...

22 March 2013

Outdoor Recreation Industry Boosts Oregon Economy

Posted in Local

From hiking to fishing the amount of outdoor activities throughout southern Oregon is ever growing and with it billions of dollars and thousands of jobs and that means money into our local economy. ...

22 March 2013

Air Traffic Control Tower at Kingsley Escapes Closure

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The air traffic control tower at Kingsley Field will remain open and operational, after being threatened by budget cuts...but four other towers in Oregon are still slated for closure. Congressman Gr ...

22 March 2013

Alex Pecktol World Record Weightlifter

Posted in Joe's Journal

Alex Pecktol is one of the best weightlifters in the world, breaking a world record in the dead lift at...325lbs.  You probably hear the name Alex and the word weightlifting and then assume we're t ...

22 March 2013

FAA Tower Closures Are Expected Today

Posted in U.S. & World News

Final word should come today from the FAA on which airport control towers will be closed. The closings come with the loss of about $600 million dollars due to sequestration cuts at the FAA. The age ...