Bear Creek Greenway

Coordinated greenway sweep clears tons of waste

CENTRAL POINT, Ore.– Nearly 25 acres of the Bear Creek Greenway is undergoing one of the largest sweeps in years. After nearly a decade of embedded transient camps, the site between Medford and Central Point is finally being cleared out. On Thursday, hand …

The Greenway Pt. 4: Life on the fringes

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — “There are men being attacked and robbed, there are women being robbed and raped,” said Keishan Andersen. “I had a gun held to my head at one point.” Andersen is a recovering drug addict and one of many people …