holiday

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 …

Ashland’s 4th of July parade draws thousands

Ashland, Ore. — The holiday festivities started bright and early Wednesday morning, with thousands across the region coming out for Ashland’s annual 4th of July parade. Event officials said around 75 local organizations had floats come down main street for the two-hour parade. …

How the Grinch spreads holiday cheer

Medford, Ore.- Britton Munoz has lived on Cherry Lane for five years and every Christmas, he joins his neighbors decorating his house with holiday cheer. “Everybody enjoys decorating their houses and spending the Christmas spirit.” But Munoz likes to one-up his neighbors …