rogue valley

Witham restaurant shuts down

MEDFORD, Ore. – Customers had their last meal at the Witham Truck Stop Restaurant. The eatery has been around since 1965. But management told NBC5 news they’ve had struggles as of late, and when the connected gas station closed last September they …

New plans for old Medford fire station

MEDFORD, Ore. — What was once home to first responders, could now be a home to a new neighborhood center in West Medford. “We envision this place being a dynamic part of the neighborhood,” said Matt Sweeney of Youth71Five Ministries, kids will …

Wienermobile visits the Rogue Valley

MEDFORD, Ore. – The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile is in the Rogue Valley this weekend. Two hot doggers on the West Coast have been driving this 27-foot long hot dog for a few months now. They say they love bringing smiles to the …

Rogue Valley Mentoring aims to help youth be successful

MEDFORD, Ore. — A local non-profit is helping to transform local communities by mentoring youth. Rogue Valley Mentoring, a non-profit organization, held a two-day “Mentoring Essentials” workshop on Friday and Saturday.  The organization provides one to one and group mentoring programs to …

Local group pushes for new bike park in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Local mountain bikers are working to get a new skills park in Ashland. Rogue Valley Mountain Bike Association (RVMBA) is asking Ashland Parks and Recreation commissioners to build a new mountain bike park. The group said Lincoln School would be …