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City of Medford makes a severe weather declaration

MEDFORD, Ore. — Emergency shelters are in place tonight for those needing to escape the frigid temperatures. Freezing temperatures caused the City of Medford to make a severe weather declaration, meaning emergency shelters must open. That policy was approved by city council …

Emergency warming shelters open in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore.— A winter weather storm is forcing emergency warming shelters to open in Ashland this week. According to the non-profit, Jobs with Justice, the current warming shelter in Ashland houses 45 people, which means roughly the same amount of people are …