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Holiday haunt opening this weekend

MEDFORD, Ore. — It’s the last weekend before Christmas and if you’re still looking for Holiday festivity, the Randall Theatre Company has you covered. This weekend the company is putting on its very first Slay Ride Holiday Haunt. Robin Downward, artistic director, …

Giving the gift of an experience

(NBC News) — Time is running out to take care of holiday errands, but there is a new trend of gift-giving that doesn’t involve any wrapping paper. A new report from market research firm Mintel shows half of Americans prefer experience gifts …

A National Guard Christmas celebrated miles apart

GRANTS PASS, Ore.– Continuing our coverage of the families of the deployed Oregon Army National Guard 186th Infantry Battalion, we’re following the second of three families as they celebrate the holidays without their loved ones with them. The battalion is currently in …

Harry & David to hire thousands

MEDFORD, Ore – Harry & David is hiring in preparation for the holiday season. The Medford brick and mortar said there are over 5,000 positions available. Its parent company, 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, explained that they want to nearly quadruple the nationwide workforce. There are over …

First responders get free Labor Day meals

WHITE CITY, Ore. — First responders across the country got a “thank you” for working on Labor Day, including here in the Rogue Valley. Since 2002, Olive Garden has served more than 12,000 free meals. They say it’s a way to give …

Oregon celebrates Women Veterans Day

MEDFORD, Ore. — Governor Kate Brown has designated June 12th as Women Veterans Day in Oregon, joining three other states to honor the holiday. The day also marks the 71st anniversary of the women’s armed services integration act, which recognizes contributions made by …