Articles tagged with: memorial day weekend

27 May 2015

Idaho man survives lightening strike

Posted in U.S. & World News

Nampa, Idaho --- (KTVB) The odds of getting struck by a bolt of lightning in the U.S. are about one in 700,000 people a year, based on deaths and injuries.This Memorial Day weekend, it happened to o ...

21 May 2015

Govnernor Brown reminds Oregonians of fire safety for Memorial Day weekend

Posted in Local

Ore. --- With Memorial Day weekend approaching, many have plans for camping and other outdoor activities, but Oregon Governor Kate Brown is asking for everyone to use basic fire safety.Governor Brow ...

21 May 2015

Crews finish up final touches on the Boatnik festival

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Memorial Day weekend is just around the corner, and that means Boatnik is about to get under way.Crews spent the first half of today, May 21st, putting finishing touches on thi ...

26 May 2014

Memorial Day events in Southern Oregon

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Medford, Ore. -- Memorial Day celebrations will take place in several parts of our area Monday. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden, U.S. Representative Greg Walden and Gubernatorial candidate Dennis Richardson ...

24 May 2014

Thousands attend Boatnik Parade

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Grants Pass, Ore.--  Boatnik celebrations continued Saturday with the annual parade. Thousands gathered for one of the main highlights of the 55th annual event. 100 floats strolled through 6th str ...

24 May 2014

Memorial Day soccer tournament draws thousands

Posted in Local, Sports

Medford, Ore. -- A soccer tournament will draw thousands of people to the Rogue Valley this Memorial Day weekend. The Rogue Memorial Challenge will be at South Medford's U.S. Cellular Field from Sa ...

23 May 2014

Extra holiday patrols

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police throughout Southern Oregon will be out on the roads this weekend looking for drunk drivers. Medford police is teaming up with other area departments, including the Jackson Co ...

22 May 2014

Healthy holiday grilling

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

(NBC News)  Hamburgers and hot dogs are typical and tasty Memorial Day fare, but there are a few ways to make your cookout a little healthier. You may have heard cooking meats at high temperatures ...

22 May 2014

I5 reopens for Memorial weekend with more work ahead

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- If you plan to travel via Interstate 5 this Memorial holiday you'll be happy to hear that all lanes of traffic are back open near exit 24. For the past month, drivers going through ...