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Adam Schumes

Adam Schumes joined NewsWatch 12 in November, 2018.

Title: Anchor / Producer
adamschumes@kdrv.com

Adam Schumes came to Medford, Oregon from San Angelo, Texas where he spent the last two years at KIDY-Fox as the stations Main Anchor and storyteller. He was very fortunate to tell a lot of amazing stories that had an impact on the community. During his time in San Angelo, Adam won an Edward R. Murrow award, an AP award, and was nominated for an Emmy.

Adam is a proud alumnus of California State University, Northridge, where he received his degree in broadcast journalism.

When not at work you can find Adam swimming at the Superior Athletic Club or sampling some of the fine cuisine Medford has to offer.

If you have a great local story, feel free to drop Adam at line at adamschumes@kdrv.com

Recent Posts by Adam Schumes

The Two Four Two fire is now more than 14,500 acres in size

The Fire sits at 14,584 acres.

Slater Fire grows, parts of U.S. Highway 199 open back up

The Slater Fire is estimated 153,842 acres and is 25 percent contained. The Oregon Department of Transportation is opening back up parts of U.S. Hwy 199.

Slater Fire Virtual Community Meeting set for today

The meeting will be held via Facebook live.

Two-year anniversary of the Hugo Road Fire

The fire burned just under 200 acres.

Meal service to continue for Central Point School District

The USDA has extended their ability to serve free meals.

Highway 199 is still considered a dangerous stretch of roadway

The Illinois Valley Fire District says they have responded to 15 crashes on Highway 199 in the last two months.

Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest expected to move to extreme fire danger on Wednesday

This is due to hot and dry weather that Southern Oregon has seen.

Medford School District responds to updated metrics

Students of the Medford School District will begin the 2020-21 school year with fully remote learning.

Elected leaders in Southern Oregon respond to second special session

Jackson County got approved another $500,000 that will go to the United Way.

Medford School District will continue to provide free meals

It will work the same as the spring and when the school district went to distance learning.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 31313

Reported Deaths: 532
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Multnomah6912133
Marion450491
Washington435558
Umatilla291641
Clackamas230461
Malheur155325
Jackson10694
Lane102315
Deschutes78712
Yamhill74414
Jefferson5138
Polk51115
Morrow4906
Linn47813
Lincoln47413
Union4352
Benton2866
Klamath2772
Wasco2693
Hood River2460
Douglas2213
Josephine1902
Columbia1541
Coos1450
Clatsop1240
Baker902
Crook611
Tillamook490
Curry310
Lake280
Wallowa281
Sherman180
Harney120
Gilliam80
Grant80
Unassigned00
Wheeler00

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 793065

Reported Deaths: 15189
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles2621336401
Riverside574821172
San Bernardino52873908
Orange523821150
San Diego45147765
Kern31572354
Fresno27843362
Sacramento21628383
Alameda20748390
Santa Clara20587299
San Joaquin20019421
Stanislaus16398339
Contra Costa16056201
Tulare15687256
Ventura12477146
Imperial11606314
San Francisco1086599
San Mateo9625144
Monterey956869
Santa Barbara8930110
Merced8820137
Kings753477
Sonoma7160120
Marin6613113
Solano619457
Madera442465
Placer350742
San Luis Obispo343827
Butte276940
Yolo276554
Santa Cruz22768
Sutter167910
Napa164113
San Benito131211
Yuba11307
El Dorado10744
Mendocino87518
Lassen7350
Shasta72414
Glenn5633
Nevada5246
Colusa5196
Tehama5134
Lake51211
Humboldt4896
Calaveras31114
Amador28616
Tuolumne2264
Inyo18714
Mono1652
Siskiyou1630
Del Norte1381
Mariposa752
Plumas500
Modoc250
Trinity150
Sierra60
Alpine20
Unassigned00
Medford
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