JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. —Some good news for Medford restaurants and businesses, the City of Medford is extending it’s Parklet Program. The City of Medford’s Parklet Program turns parking spaces into outdoor seating for restaurants. Now, it’s sticking around, until at ...

MEDFORD, Ore.– Local businesses are learning more about OSHA’s new rules related to Covid-19. One of the new guidelines requires employers to disclose positive coronavirus cases to all employees. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPPA, says employers ...

ROGUE RIVER, Ore.— The City of Rogue River celebrated Halloween a day early on Friday. Businesses downtown hosted outdoor trick-or-treating Friday afternoon. Little kids dressed up in their costumes and got some sweets. When asked what her favorite part of the ...

DOWNTOWN MEDFORD, Ore. — European style restaurant seating may soon be coming to the streets of downtown Medford. The city is looking at allowing it to help local businesses reach full capacity. “It’s what downtown Medford needs, I think we’re ...

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon businesses are still encouraged to apply for a loan the Paycheck Protection Program through the Small Business Association. In a press release Friday, Governor Kate Brown’s office said most of the loans will be forgivable for ...

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – In a Facebook post late Wednesday night, Jackson County Commissioner Rick Dyer announced the Governor’s approval for the county to enter Phase 1 reopening on Friday, May 15th. Late Wednesday night counties around Oregon began receiving ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — “I just miss everybody so much so much. I can’t wait till they can come in,” said Jessie Driskell, co-owner of ‘Mustard Seed Cafe’ in Jacksonville. It’s an exciting time for Rogue Valley businesses as they look ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford city councilors approved a new support program for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Last night, councilors voted to allocate $125 thousand dollars to create the ‘Small Business Assistance Grant Program.’ The money comes from the city’s ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — While huge crowds swarmed big box stores on Black Friday, some local shops geared up for their big day on Small Business Saturday. “When people are buying locally, the money stays locally,” said Stacy Bloodworth, store manager ...

Medford, Ore. — The hot weather is forcing local workers, to change their routines. That could impact your commute, errands, or even your lunch plans. “I care more about my guys than I do about making money,” Empire Auto Body owner, ...