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Death of man in Montague under investigation

YREKA, Calif. — The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a call of a dead body found in Montague this weekend. According to SCSO, the man was found in on East Webb Street. The victim has been identified as 33-year-old …

Jackson County economy growing

MEDFORD, Ore. — Jackson County’s economy is one of the fastest growing in the state according to New York financial company SmartAsset. Jackson County ranks 7th in Oregon on the list for gross domestic product growth. Over 4 years, the county’s GDP has …

More temporary shelters possible in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Changes to Medford zoning laws make it easier for temporary shelters to operate in the city. New zoning allows churches, hospitals, and other non-profits to operate temporary housing shelters in more parts of the city for up to 90 days. …

Ashland gives okay to ride-sharing services

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft have officially been approved to operate in Ashland. Ashland city councilors passed the ordinance with a 4 to 2 vote. Drivers would have to pass a seven-year background check, pass a vehicle inspection …

Community supports Daedalus Project

ASHLAND, Ore. — Smoky skies kept the Daedalus Project from taking off last month, but with clear skies and fresh air, Daedalus took flight Monday. For the past 30 years, the Oregon Shakespeare Festival has hosted the Daedalus Project, raising money for organizations through ticket …

Dancing and Dining in the Streets

MEDFORD, Ore. — Every Friday night through September, It doesn’t matter what you wear as long as you are there for Dancing in the Street. Access and the Downtown Medford Association are teaming up to bring people out for entertainment and good …

Cougar killed near Mt. Hood

ZIGZAG, Ore. — Wildlife officials say they shot and killed a cougar on the Hunchback Mountain Trail area this afternoon. They’ve been searching for the big cat since Monday when the body of a Gresham hiker was discovered on that trail. The cougar …