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 »

New Tech Used in Snowstorm Response

MEDFORD, Ore. – Representatives from nine different organizations are working together more closely than ever to keep people and infrastructure safe during the winter storm. It’s thanks to the department’s new information hub called the Tactical Operations Center. A few deputies manning the controls throughout the day were able to track law enforcement and fire … Continue reading »

Medford Preparing for Snow

MEDFORD, Ore. — With inches of snow expected to hit the valley floor Friday, the city of Medford has been ready to go for a few days now. Four sanders are ready to go in Medford and crews will be getting in early in the morning to keep a close eye on road conditions. While … Continue reading »