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2020 Pear Blossom Festival canceled

MEDFORD, Ore. – In light of recent social distancing orders from Oregon Governor Kate Brown, the 2020 Pear Blossom Festival has been officially canceled. Festival organizers released the following statement on the afternoon of March 16: With heavy hearts, The Pear Blossom …

Smudge pot stroll draws fierce competition

Medford, Ore. – Fourteen restaurants will compete against each other for votes to win the coveted smudge pot trophy, but the reigning champion isn’t ready to give up their smudge pot trophy. The smudge pot stroll is sold out again this year, …

Pear Blossom runners ready for weather

Medford, Ore. — 4500 people will be lacing up their sneakers for Saturday morning’s Pear Blossom Run, and it promises to be a chilly one. But runners we spoke with say they’re ready for whatever mother nature has in store. “Fingers crossed that …