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Action rally held for Hemp and CBD community

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Hemp leaders and community members from across southern Oregon gathered in White City Saturday to discuss proposed federal regulations for the crop. A number of local hemp leaders discussed the USDA’s proposed hemp regulations and how it could …

Large aircraft lands at Medford Airport

MEDFORD, Ore. —  A very large commercial plane has made a stop at Rogue Valley International Medford Airport. Chris Schuldt, Vice President, Marketing & Aviation Center of Excellence at Erickson Incorporated confirmed with NBC5 News the large aircraft was an Antonov AN 124.  …

Medford Airport opens new welcome center

MEDFORD, Ore. — If you’re traveling through the Medford Airport, you might have noticed a new addition to its lobby. A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place on Thursday as it opened a new Rogue Valley Welcome Center at the airport.  The desk will …

New year-round shelter set to open in Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — A new year-round shelter for the homeless is set to open in Downtown Medford on Thursday. Medford’s non-profits, ACCESS, and Rogue Retreat teamed up to help tackle homelessness by opening the new facility. The new Kelly Shelter is located …

Ashland City Council delays jail vote

ASHLAND, Ore. — As Ashland City Councilors were expected to make a key vote in a new jail proposal Tuesday night, once more, no decision was made. Sheriff Nathan Sickler presented the proposal for an 800-bed jail to councilors again but councilors decided …

Jackson County employees rally for new contract

MEDFORD, Ore. — Dozens of Jackson County employees rallied in Downtown Medford Wednesday. The Jackson County Employee Association said it wants a new contract that would provide better healthcare coverage. The group claims after months of negotiations, the county has refused to offer …