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Agroup of local officials is spearheading an effort to build a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Medford.
Ashland officials are warning residents not to fall for a scam in which a person selling bottled water is claiming city water is unsafe to drink.
A former homeless Medford man once lauded for helping others break away from the streets will spend more than six years in prison for punching and stomping a tenant to death during a methamphetamine-fueled attack last year.
The movie "Chasing Ice: A Skeptic Connects the Dots in the Arctic" will be shown at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford.
New activities, more music, an expanded carnival midway and food are just some of the highlights that mark this year's Jackson County Fair.
The median sales price for existing houses in Jackson County rose 8.1 percent during the first half of 2014, compared with the same period in 2013.
After the auctioneer announced "sold" on July 1 for a quirky Ashland estate that cost more than $8 million to build and was once listed for sale at $10 million, people at the no-reserve auction reacted first to the low winning bid - $1.525 million - and then wanted to know the name of the anonymous phone bidder.
A40 percent increase in traffic along a short section of Highland Drive has funneled more vehicles onto residential streets since the south Medford interchange opened in 2009.
For questions on stories from Salem, call Statehouse Correspondent Jonathan J. Cooper at 503-363-0010.
MARKET DAY: The Medford Growers Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Medford Armory, 1701 S. Pacific Highway.
Firefighters spent two hours early Wednesday rushing around a west Medford neighborhood putting out several intentionally set fires, sometimes having to dash to the next blaze as soon as they got the flames on a previous fire under control.
July 9, 1914 The Southern Oregon Chautauqua opened auspiciously in Ashland Tuesday, the initial attraction being the Chicago Glee Club.
Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Lorenzo Mejia today dismissed most of a racketeering and money laundering case against a Medford couple related to a highly publicized raid on their medical marijuana dispensary in May 2013.
Gary Harrington, the Oregon man convicted of collecting rainwater and snow runoff on his rural property, went to jail today.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 01:05 am
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