Stay Safe This Holiday Season!

ASHLAND, Ore. — The holidays are quickly approaching and U.S. Fire Marshals are urging people to take safety precautions when it comes to setting up their Christmas tree, and those decorations. One step in the right direction is making sure your tree is not too dry when you pick it out. One way to tell … Continue reading »

Christmas Shipping Begins

MEDFORD, Ore. – December 3rd marks three weeks until Christmas Eve, and already the number of packages dropped off during the day has doubled at a Medford UPS store. Right now, store managers say customers and their packages come in waves, but in about a week, they are expecting a strong, steady line every day … Continue reading »

Holiday Shipping Deadlines

MEDFORD, Ore. — With just one week until Christmas, time is running out for you to get packages in the mail to arrive in time. Monday was one of the busiest shipping days for the major shipping services. It was the deadline for ground delivery items for FedEx, and the deadline to get items to … Continue reading »

Medford Prepares Christmas Tree

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jacksonville’s holiday festivities are kicking off Friday night. The parade will start moving through Jacksonville and after that, they’ll light the tree. Meanwhile, in Medford, they are preparing for more festivities on Saturday, planning to light a tree of its own. Mike Bingham, who works for a local lighting company,  spent the afternoon … Continue reading »

Decking The Halls Safely

PHOENIX, Ore. – Christmas trees and lights are going up in homes, but there are some precautions you need to take to make sure your holidays don’t turn into tragedy. The National Fire Protection Association says from 2000 to 2009, Christmas trees were responsible for about 240 house fires each year. Home Depot workers say to … Continue reading »

Holidays Begin In Southern Oregon

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – The Ashland Festival of Light will be on Friday, November 23, with the grand illumination at 5:45 p.m. This is the 20th annual celebration. Then, on Saturday the 24th, Phoenix will have it’s annual community Christmas tree lighting at 6 p.m. at the triangle lot. Jacksonville’s Victorian Christmas will kick off … Continue reading »