Local Couple Helps End Dog Meat Trade

ASHLAND, Ore., — It was a simple picture which inspired Janis Rosenthal and Jeff Rinkoff to try and make a difference half a world away by ending the illegal dog meat trade. “It looked like laundry in a basket being weighed, and I clicked on it and saw that it was dogs,” explained Rosenthal of … Continue reading »

Turkey and Trimmings Donations Needed

MEDFORD, Ore. — An annual Thanksgiving dinner for families in the Rogue Valley is looking for help making the feast a reality.  Each year Kids Unlimited invites the students it serves and their families for Thanksgiving dinner. This year it will be held inside the organization’s new charter school, Vibes, on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving. … Continue reading »

Medford Police Donates Armored Vehicle

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Medford Police Department is donating its armored truck to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office. Police say  that armored truck has been part of the department’s police fleet since 1997. The department isn’t losing money by giving this equipment up. A company called Armored Transport actually donated it to Medford Police. The department is hoping … Continue reading »