Ashland Holds Flood Preparation Workshop

ASHLAND, Ore. — Emergency agencies around the Rogue Valley are getting better prepared to fight flooding. More than twenty different local agencies are attending a workshop this week held at the Ashland City Yard on Mountain and B Street. The agencies are from Medford, Ashland, Central Point and Jackson County. Those attending, got hands-on experience … Continue reading »

Keeping Safe When Outdoors for Labor Day

CLEVELAND, Ohio. — For many people Labor Day weekend is just a work day away, and that means it’s almost time to hit the trails. If you plan on going camping this weekend, experts say, make sure you’re prepared. A university of Texas panel recently put together recommendations on how to best treat wilderness wounds. … Continue reading »

Last Preparations Before Fire Season

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Although Southern Oregon fire crews have not had to deal with major fires yet, they are responding to more and more small grass fires already. Fire officials say in the last week, they’ve seen an upturn in calls, and though¬†most of the grass in the area is still green, there is … Continue reading »

Preparing for Active Shooter Situations

Medford, Ore. — In the past five days there have been shootings in a Nevada hospital and a Colorado high school. ¬†It’s for that reason the Medford Police Department says it’s a good idea to prepare for the possibility of being in an active shooting situation. Medford Police says your first instinct may be to … Continue reading »