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ODOT: Ice developing on some highways

ASHLAND, Ore. — The weather was making for dangerous driving conditions across multiple areas Monday. The snow showers might settle down, but drivers could feel the aftermath well into the night on the roads. “We lost traction, tried to get traction back …

Tire chains? Here’s how to put them on

MEDFORD, Ore. — Tire chains. Something we all know about and have to have, but might not know how to put on. “Do em before you need ’em, obviously,” said Brett Anderson of Les Schwab Tires in Medford. “When you are in …

AAA: Now is the busiest time for holiday travel

MEDFORD, Ore. — 1.4 million Oregonians will travel over the holiday, that’s according to the American Automobile Association. AAA says Thursday is the busiest day of the year to travel, but that didn’t stop travelers in Medford. “I said uh… Houston, we have …

Maintenance paving in Ashland; expect delays

MEDFORD, Ore. —  The Oregon Department of Transportation is planning work in Ashland Friday morning. ODOT will be paving multiple locations on Highway 99/North Main Street from Helman Street north to city limits. Expect single lane traffic and delays from 8:30 a.m. -3:30 …

Traffic light system rebooted after car crash

WHITE CITY, Ore. — After a car crash took out an electrical control box on the intersection of highway 140 and 62, Oregon Department of Transportation worked all day to get the traffic light system up and running again. Nearly 30,000 vehicles …