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AIFF hosting student filmmakers competition for local youth

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Ashland Independent Film Festival is connecting with youth in the valley by hosting a student filmmakers competition. The ‘AIFF Student Launch Competition’ allows students to get creative, creating 5-minute mini-films. Kindergarteners to college-aged students are encouraged to submit …

Central Point girl wins mural competition

MEDFORD, Ore. — A Central Point girl is the creator of a new Rogue Valley mural. 9th grader Sophie Quackenbush, who goes to Crater Renaissance Academy, won a competition to design a mural for the south Medford Walmart. Quackenbush said her art …

Smudge pot stroll draws fierce competition

Medford, Ore. – Fourteen restaurants will compete against each other for votes to win the coveted smudge pot trophy, but the reigning champion isn’t ready to give up their smudge pot trophy. The smudge pot stroll is sold out again this year, …

ODOT promotes new campaign with friendly competition

The Oregon Department of Transportation launched a campaign today to promote safe driving practices and attempt to reduce distracted driving by having Oregonians play a little game. Partnering with the company LifeSaver, ODOT has taken a new approach to promote healthy driving …

Battle of the Bones

Central Point, Ore., — An added bonus to the Harvest Festival this year, Battle of the Bones Barbecue Cook Off! The cook off brought out 12 chefs from all over the region to show off their best food. The best part for …

Southern Oregon Swing Convention wraps up

Medford, Ore. — Hundreds of people spent all weekend dancing and enjoying the Southern Oregon Swing Convention. The three-day event was held at the Inn at the Commons in Medford. Dancing began Friday and went on non-stop through the end of the …