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Medford proposes temporary shelter amendment

MEDFORD, Ore. – Medford City Council is discussing changes to city homeless shelters. During a study session Thursday night councilors discussed the idea of increasing availability for temporary shelters. The discussion focused on various option details on where outside organizations could have …

Amendment to Japanese gardens proposed to city council

ASHLAND, Ore. – Ashland Parks and Recreation proposed an amendment to the approved Japanese garden plans in Lithia Park Monday evening at the Ashland City Council meeting. The new plan incorporates two existing Douglas fir trees. In January, those trees became a sticking point …

Grants Pass considers ‘Kitty Cap’

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Grants Pass is considering limiting the amount of cats per households within city limits. The city says in the last decade the feral cat problem has gotten out of control. The ordinance has been nicknamed the ‘Kitty Cap.’  The …