The holiday season is upon the Rogue Valley. The holiday shopping rush is on, but there are plenty of ways to take a break with family and friends this weekend. The Polar Express is pulling into the Medford Railroad Park for the first time. Get the books famous hot cocoa and see Santa on Friday … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. — Biff is our NewsWatch 12 Pet of the Week! He is a 4-year-old Queensland/Heeler Border Collie mix from the Jackson County Animal Shelter. He’s been at the shelter for about a month and the Train-to-Adopt Program at the shelter has lead him to learn to sit, lay down and shake! The Shelter … Continue reading »
NEAR KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The early days of Klamath County settlement left a legacy that sometimes included lawlessness and bad blood between ranching families. This week’s Oregon Trails takes a look at one particular feud that may help explain a strange jog in the line between Klamath and Lake Counties.
MEDFORD, Ore. — The snow is not expected to hit until later in the morning, which makes the decision about closing school even more challenging. Tom Reimer is the Transportation Supervisor for the Eagle Point School District, and he is one of the people who will have to make that decision on Friday. He talks … Continue reading »
The holidays have officially arrived in the Rogue Valley. You have plenty of opportunities this weekend to get merry and bright. Twinkle along the parade route in Central Point as the Community Christmas Lights Parade moves through downtown Saturday. The parade starts at 5:30 p.m. with the Christmas tree lighting at 7:00 p.m. with live … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. — This time of year also brings longer nights and more hours in the dark, which can translate to more criminal activity. Lieutenant Mike Budreau from Medford Police shares tips on staying safe in the video above.
WHITE CITY, Ore. — Fire District 3 is teaming up with local middle schools to teach CPR. On Wednesday, the White Mountain Middle School in White City became the third to get the “CPR Anytime” training. The training is based on new findings from the American Heart Association suggesting that seventh graders are at the … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. — The Providence Community Health Foundation is preparing for the opening of its 22nd Festival of Trees. The annual event features unique Christmas trees decorated by community members and local businesses. Those trees are being auctioned off to raise money for a new robotic surgery unit that will allow the hospital to do … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. — NewsWatch 12 and Rogue Credit Union on Monday handed out the checks to the recipients of this year’s Hope for the Holidays. The 12 people receiving the most votes split the largest check total ever. Rogue Credit Union matched up to $1,500. The rest came from donations from the community. There were … Continue reading »
MEDFORD, Ore. — When South Medford High School students adopt a Sparrow through Sparrow Clubs, they add their own twist to the assembly. Students create a theme and an entire program dedicated to the sparrow and family, and that is no different this year. At just five months old, Isaiah Harris was diagnosed with a … Continue reading »