125 Veterans Sick With Norovirus

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Wednesday, veterans could be seen crossing Crater Lake Highway to grab a cup of coffee or go to the convenience store. Along the way, each one was talking about the Norovirus and some even said Wednesday was the first day they were feeling better after first feeling symptoms on Saturday. While … Continue reading »

White City Property Theft Investigated

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Thousands of dollars’ worth of equipment has been stolen from a local business, according to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office says a dump trailer was stolen from Corey Vitus Construction’s storage property in White City. The sheriff’s office says someone cut a section of fence and rolled the … Continue reading »

Jo-Gro Facility to Close

NEAR GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A facility processing waste-water bio-solids in Grants Pass for more than a decade will soon be shutting down. Wednesday night, city council approved disposing of waste-water solids in the Dry Creek Landfill in White City. Council members say they chose this option to save thousands of dollars a year in … Continue reading »

Housing for Homeless Veterans

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Two new apartment complexes have opened up to help homeless veterans and low income families. The Housing Authority of Jackson County held an open house for the new Freedom Square complex in White City on Thursday. The apartment complex features 34 units, 18 of which are being used to help veterans … Continue reading »

Man Found Hiding In Home With A Gun

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Southern Oregon police are looking for a man who was found inside a strangers house with a gun. Police were called to the 3200 block of Antelope Road in White City. A woman had returned home, unlocked her door, and found a stranger in her living room with a gun. She … Continue reading »

Veterans Honored in White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. — There wasn’t an empty seat as veterans and families of veterans were on hand to honor those who fought for their country. Gulf War Navy veteran Joe says veterans day reminds him of his military days. He says it’s the comments from complete strangers that mean the most. “I had a lady … Continue reading »

White City Group Promoting Incorporation

WHITE CITY, Ore. – A Southern Oregon group is raising awareness about a ballot measure that could impact more than 8,000 people between Medford and Eagle Point. A group of residents are putting up large signs around White City. The group is hoping to bring attention to a ballot measure to incorporate White City. Organizers … Continue reading »

Roadwork Almost Complete Near White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. – Just as winter weather is around the corner, Jackson County’s Road Department is wrapping up work on a pair of project to remove dangerous or nuisance corners on two busy roads. This stretch of East Kirtland Road near the former 3-M plant in White City used to be a series of … Continue reading »

Biomass One Fire In White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Just before 5:00 p.m. Tuesday evening, multiple agencies responded to fire at Bio Mass One in White City, blocking off Avenue G and sending smoke through the sky. It was a familiar scene for Tery Jenkins of White City.  “I’ve seen a couple of them that have ignited, but nothing this … Continue reading »

Crash Slows Traffic On Highway 62

WHITE CITY, Ore. — Two drivers were rushed to the hospital, slowing the morning commute for drivers. It happened on Highway 62 near Agate Road. Oregon State Police say 85-year-old Willis Hughes was turning left from the highway into the Chevron Parking Lot. Troopers say that’s when a 57-year-old Orauralia Robles collided with the man’s … Continue reading »

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