Black Friday

An abundance of swaps as gifts for others

ASHLAND, Ore.–  Hundreds of people looking for that special gift for holidays took part in a unique experience on Sunday. It was the 18th annual Abundance Swap. Held at the Historic Ashland Armory, the idea was created as a counter to the Black …

Shoppers join in on Black Friday frenzy

MEDFORD, Ore. — It’s the day sale seekers wait for all year — Black Friday. After finishing their plates and giving thanks Thursday, some bargain hunters hit the sales right away. “Eat dinner and then it’s shopping, so it’s part of my …

Black Friday shopping kicks off early

MEDFORD, Ore— People are digesting their turkey while delving into deep discounts. Black Friday has turned into a multi-day event, with stores opening while many are still carving the turkey. Some are calling it, Brown Thursday. The shopping craze has turned into …

Fees waived at state parks tomorrow

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department wants you to put down the shopping bags and pick up your hiking boots this Black Friday. It’s waiving day-use parking fees in 25 state parks for Black Friday only. They’re calling it …

Free fishing after Thanksgiving

SALEM, Ore. — After you’ve gotten your fill of football, digested the turkey, pie and mashed potatoes you can head outside for a free fishing weekend. Oregon Fish and Wildlife is hosting a free fishing event on Friday, November 29th, and Saturday, …