Articles tagged with: summer

04 June 2015

It's tick season! Eight ways to prevent bug bites

Posted in Regional

(KGW) This spring's unseasonably warm temperatures are causing ticks to hatch and start feeding earlier that usual in many areas of the Northwest. This includes the ticks that carry Lyme disease an ...

21 July 2014

Seriously stressed out in summer? This is the No. 1 reason why

Posted in U.S. & World News

(TODAY) Just the word "summer" has us thinking about sandy beaches, frozen umbrella drinks and kicking back with buddies — or does it? In a recent survey conducted by SleepRate, a third of America ...

27 June 2014

The Waterkeepter Swim Guide app

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Trying to keep track of what lakes and rivers you can swim in? There's an app for that. Rogue Riverkeeper -- an organization that advocates for protecting and restoring waterways in ...

25 June 2014

Hidden Summer swimming dangers

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With Summer finally here, many are ready to hit the water. For those with a pool or spa, Health officials say now is the time to check your water. Parasites, bacteria and viruses ar ...

24 June 2014

Oregon rated best state for summer road trips

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

(NBC News) Are you road trippin' this summer? Wallet Hub ranked the best states for summer road trips. The site looked at a number of factors, including driving and lodging costs, traffic, safety, w ...

13 May 2014

Experts warn against leaving dogs in cars

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- With temperatures heating up the Southern Oregon Humane Society is warning people not to leave their dogs in the car. Even if it is just for a few minutes. "It's simple. If you're w ...

14 April 2014

As swimsuit season approaches expert warns about fad diets

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Weather, Health

Meford, Ore. -- With summer just around the corner there's still time to lose a couple of pounds before heading out to the coast or the lake. But one dietitian is warning people about shedding those ...

24 February 2014

Plan your vacation

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) -- Cooped up inside, away from what this winter's been producing, Americans have obviously been busy planning summer vacations. Online vacation-home giant reports over 40-perc ...