Nonprofit

ACCESS names new executive director

MEDFORD, Ore. — ACCESS has a new executive director, the nonprofit announced Monday. Carrie Borgen will be appointed to the position. ACCESS said Borgen brings over 20 years of experience as an executive for a nonprofit organization, as well as various venture …

Ashland restaurants awarded for COVID-19 outreach

ASHLAND, Ore. — An Oregon nonprofit is rewarding 10 restaurants for their response to the COVID-19 pandemic, two are in southern Oregon. Falafel Republic and Northwest Pizza & Pasta Company in Ashland were awarded grants from the Oregon Hospitality Foundation. The foundation …

New dog park opens in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Ore.– A new dog park in Jacksonville is now open for dog owners and dog lovers to bring their furry friends. The Waggin’ Tails Dog Park celebrated it’s grand opening Saturday morning, thanks to a partnership between the city and the …

Homeless dog in need of surgery

Ashland, Ore. – A homeless woman in Ashland is asking for help to save her dog’s life. Tail Waggers Rescue from Grants Pass is helping to provide things that the dog needs, but a desperately needed surgery is proving too costly. Kuda …