Peace Pole Dedicated to Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford is taking part in a mutli-day conference to help strengthen the state’s relationship with China. This weekend marks the fifth annual Oregon China Investment, Education, Culture, and Tourism Conference. On Saturday, the city joined thousands of others in Oregon by accepting a peace pole in downtown Medford. Representatives along with exchange … Continue reading »

Chinese New Year A Boon to Business

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Every year people flock and lanterns come out for Jacksonville’s Chinese New Year parade. “The parade was awesome today,” said spectator Julia Schauer. “The colors, the diversity, everything about it was great.” The event is an acknowledgment of the city’s history — steeped in Chinese culture from generations of laborers and miners. … Continue reading »