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Mt. Ashland open for Christmas break

ASHLAND, Ore. — The possibility of high winds kept Mt. Ashland closed Thursday but ski area officials are looking forward to an important Christmas break. The mountain will be open Friday through the next two weeks coinciding with Christmas break for local kids.  …

First snowfall of the season!

MEDFORD, Ore. — The first snowfall of the season is upon us however, it’s a bit behind schedule. Snowfall in higher elevations typically starts around October 3 but last years snow fall happened on September 15. Meteorologists tell us there’s nothing to …

Part of storage building collapses in Bend

Bend, Ore. – A large portion of a vehicle storage building collapsed in Bend’s Old Mill District Thursday morning. Bend NBC affiliate KTVZ reports the collapse happened one day after another section of the facility collapsed under the weight of snow. There …

MFR runway back open after snowfall

Medford, Ore. — It’s business as usual at the airport, after snow closed the runway Tuesday night. The director of the Rogue Valley-International Medford Airport said they closed the runway due to heavy snow. Crews spent the night and morning plowing and …

Winter weather causes power outage

Medford, Ore. — Thousands are without power tonight after Tuesday’s heavy snowfall.  Pacific Power says as of now, around 11,000 customers are experiencing a power outage. But crews are working as hard as they can to change that. “We have very dense …

Mt. Ashland opens all lifts

Ashland, Ore.– Skiers and snowboarders can head up to Mt. Ashland on Wednesday. Officials announce all lifts will be open in the day ahead. The lifts were shutdown for two days after a power outage Sunday. General Manager Hiram Towle says severe …