ODOT Clears Blackberries Near I-5

MEDFORD, Ore. — Work being done along Interstate 5 in Medford will give a new look to the Bear Creek Greenway and help police patrol the area. Oregon Department of Transportation workers have been clearing blackberry bushes and thick vegetation along the west side of I5 in Medford. Monday, crews continued their work near the … Continue reading »

Studded Tires Bill Proposed

SALEM, Ore. — As winter weather hit high elevations over Sunday night, drivers were required to carry chains on the Siskiyou Summit. Drivers with studded tires don’t have to think twice when restrictions go into place, but that could soon change. Studded tires are a big seller during the winter season for some businesses but … Continue reading »

Gold Hill City Acquires Park

GOLD HILL, Ore. — The Ben Hur Lampan Park off Interstate 5 is now under new ownership. The city of Gold Hill now owns the park; previously, it was state owned. Gold Hill has restored water services in that area and hopes to develop a tent camping area. The park also provides a picnic area, … Continue reading »