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Labor Day traffic, where to expect delays

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — One of the biggest holiday weekends of the year is just around the corner as millions are planning to hit the road. Construction on Interstate 5 in both southern Oregon and northern California could cause many problems for …

ADA work begins on “Big X” intersection

MEDFORD, Ore. — Work on the “Big X” intersection in Medford is getting underway. It’s a project to make the intersection of Highway 99, 238 and 62 more accessible for those with disabilities. The Oregon Department of Transportation said it’s upgrading ramps, …

MP97 Fire nears end, aftermath work begins

MEDFORD, Ore. — When you have an area that’s been hit by a wildfire, heavy rainfall is no longer it’s best friend—it’s actually its worst enemy. Southern Oregon’s largest fire thus far this summer, the Milepost 97 Fire, is 95 percent contained. While …

ODOT offers summer road safety tips

WHITE CITY, Ore. — With wildfires burning along I-5 in southern Oregon, the Oregon Department of Transportation wants to remind people to be prepared for fire conditions before you hit the road. “A lot of people are on vacation, this is also …

Major injury crash closes HWY 140

Klamath Co., Oregon — Oregon 140 (Lake of the Woods Highway) is blocked in both directions late Monday afternoon after a major injury crash that has blocked both lanes. It happened early Monday afternoon 22 miles west of Odessa. The Oregon Department of …