Airport: Record Number of Passengers

MEDFORD, Ore. — A record number of people traveled through the Medford Airport in May. Thursday afternoon, the airport calculated the numbers and found the number of people flying last month was up 3.12 percent year-to-year. The total number of air passengers in Medford: 57,926, an all-time high. At this pace, the airport says it’s … Continue reading »

Passengers Say Accident Caused Delay

MEDFORD, Ore. — People trying to get to L.A. finally arrived after a delay of about 6 hours at the Medford Airport. Before they boarded, passengers say something ran into their plane. Passengers said they heard about the incident from an Allegiant employee, but no one from the airport was able confirm any details. Passengers … Continue reading »

Oregon Trails: Airplanes

MEDFORD, Ore. — These days e-mail, texting and twitter are common ways to get someone a message, but not too long ago the ultimate message medium was air-mail. Airmail revolutionized communication and opened the door to the vast air transportation system we have today. A United Air express jet taking off from the airport is … Continue reading »

Other Cab Drivers Worried After Murder

MEDFORD, Ore. – After a local cab driver was found murdered on Sunday, police are searching for a suspect. The incident has drivers with other cab companies worried about their own safety. Many companies knew Huson and said he followed safety measures. Huson’s death is already impacting other drivers. Taxi services across the valley said … Continue reading »

Medford Police Report Homicide

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police confirmed a body was found at the Medford Airport Authority linked to the cab incident near Almond Street and 9th Street. On October 21st, 2012 at 1:02 a.m. Medford Police were dispatched to a report of a missing cab driver from Valley Cab. Valley Cab dispatch was unable to locate … Continue reading »