Festival of Trees Marks Record Year

MEDFORD, Ore. – For the first time since the 2008 recession, the Providence Festival of Trees has raised more than half a million dollars. The 2014 Festival – which ran from December 3rd thought the 7th – earned $523,000 to support the building of a new Interventional Recovery Unit at Providence Medford Medical Center. More … Continue reading »

Suicide Prevention Walk Raises Awareness

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Suicide is the second leading cause of death among Oregonians aged 10 to 24, according to the Oregon Health Authority. Nationally, we lose one person to suicide every 13 minutes. On Saturday, dozens of people walked around Central Point, raising money and awareness for suicide prevention. Each person was walking for … Continue reading »

Bull Market Leads to Dow’s Big Day

    MEDFORD, Ore. — When the bell sounded Thursday afternoon on Wall Street, the Dow Jones average closed at more than 16,000 for the first time. Over the past four years, the Dow has just about doubled. Local investment experts said this is largely thanks to the Federal Reserve pumping in money. The goal … Continue reading »