Ski Teams Wrap Up Unprecedented Season

MEDFORD, Ore. – Kailey Flockoi and her coach gather over an iPhone, reviewing video from their championship race last week. The video shows the final runs of what will hopefully prove a once-in-a-lifetime season. “I definitely had a different image of what this year was going to go down like,” said Flockoi. Last week’s races … Continue reading »

Lack of Snow Changing Outdoor Gear Sales

MEDFORD, Ore. – Sporting goods stores say the lack of snow is changing their business. Northwest Outdoors Store says snow shoes are usually a big part of their revenues during the winter. Usually they sell dozens in a season and rent out many more each weekend. This year they’ve only sold roughly a half-dozen. But … Continue reading »

Weather Crippling Mountain Resorts

ASHLAND, Ore. – The roller coaster weather conditions this winter are impacting tourism in the area during one of the busiest times of the year, especially for businesses in the mountains. Mountain resorts say the extreme winter weather earlier this month cut into their business, and now it’s the lack of snow that is keeping … Continue reading »