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Smoke hurting local Growers and Crafters Market

MEDFORD, Ore. — Every Thursday, vendors pitch their tents and sell their products at the Rogue Valley Growers and Crafters Market in Hawthorne Park. However, poor air quality is leading to decreased sales. “It’s probably one of the worst years we’ve had …

Christmas tree shortage hits this holiday season

Medford, Ore.- Local Christmas tree lots bringing in trees from Northern California say they will have fewer this year. That’s because during the recession, farmers planted fewer trees which means there are now fewer to harvest. One Medford tree lot says they …