MEDFORD, Ore.- The Olsrud Family Community Playground’s toddler area is now open for families to enjoy. That portion of the playground in Bear Creek Park burned down in February of 2023. Parents at the playground Wednesday tell NBC5 News some ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – The toddler area at the Olsrud Family Community Playground will be reopen just in time for summer. According to Medford Parks and Recreation director Rich Rosenthal, the city expects to reopen the toddler portion of the playground ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Olsrud Family Community Playground is almost back to its former glory after last year’s fire. The toddler portion of the playground was burned down in February of 2023. Medford Police Department previously told NBC5 they believed the ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Rebuilding has begun on the Olsrud Family Community Playground at Medford’s Bear Creek Park. Construction is underway on the toddler side of the playground. Almost exactly a year ago that part of the playground was destroyed overnight ...

MEDFORD, Ore.- The rebuilding effort at the Olsrud Community Playground will start in the spring. In February of 2023, Medford Fire responded to a fire at Bear Creek Park’s popular playground. A section of the playground, which was called “The ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Medford City Council just gave the green light for rebuilding efforts on the Olsrud Family  Community Playground in Bear Creek Park. Officials say they are now able to spend nearly $400 thousand of allocated funds to help ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Police are investigating a fire overnight at Bear Creek Park. The fire destroyed part of the popular playground at the park. “Stunned,” Medford Parks and Recreation’s director Rich Rosenthal said. “I think that sums up the reaction ...

MEDFORD, Ore. —   The newly-renovated Olsrud Family Community Playground at Bear Creek Park is officially open to the public. Families gathered Saturday afternoon for the ribbon-cutting ceremony. Hundreds of volunteers have worked on the project since it began in October. ...

MEDFORD, Ore.  — There’s still time to pitch in to put together a new playground at Bear Creek Park this weekend. On Saturday, hundreds of volunteers will be in Medford constructing the Olsrud Family Community Play Structure. There will also ...

MEDFORD, Ore.– The Medford Parks, Recreation and Facilities Department hosted a Summer Slide “friend-raiser” with the Rotary Club of Medford over the weekend in preparation for the renovation of the Olsrund Family Community Playground at Bear Creek Park. The event ...

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