Ashland

Ashland unveils new smoke info website

ASHLAND, Ore.– The City of Ashland has unveiled a new website to help people through the worst of fire season. The website is called Smokewise Ashland. It’s been in the works for the past two years. In it, information on smoke, health, …

Firework sales begin Sunday

JACKSON COUNTY – With the fourth of July just around the corner, firework sales are kicking off. Sales start Sunday, however there are new rules you should know before you light that fuse. The city of Medford has shortened the time period …

City of Ashland authorizes infrared drone

ASHLAND, Ore. — The city of Ashland is looking to pilot a new program that could help firefighters during wildfires. The city is considering getting an infrared drone. It can detect heat to tell firefighters where a fire is most active especially …

Ashland ID ordinance moves forward

ASHLAND, Ore. – A controversial ordinance is moving forward in the City of Ashland, but not without some changes. Tuesday night, Ashland city councilors voted 5 to 1 in favor of pushing through Ordinance 3176. It would allow police to charge a …

Rest area to open this month in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. – When you cross the Oregon border you will soon be greeted with a new rest area and welcome center in Ashland off I-5. Travel Oregon and ODOT put on the rest area’s ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, June 7. While it’s …