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Local emergency responders awarded federal grant

PHOENIX, Ore. — Catastrophic events like a major flood or earthquake don’t happen often. But when they do, it’s essential for our community to be prepared and resilient. Ashland’s Community Emergency Response Team or CERT was awarded a nearly $4,000 dollar federal …

Rural Metro Fire purchase new ATV

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Rural Metro Fire purchased an all-terrain vehicle to help in the rough terrain across the county. Its main function is to help first responders rescue injured firefighters. Rural Metro Fire had the vehicle for about six months now. The …

ADA work begins on “Big X” intersection

MEDFORD, Ore. — Work on the “Big X” intersection in Medford is getting underway. It’s a project to make the intersection of Highway 99, 238 and 62 more accessible for those with disabilities. The Oregon Department of Transportation said it’s upgrading ramps, …