Ashley Tsao

Ashley Tsao joined Newswatch 12 in June of 2019.

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Ashley Tsao joined Newswatch 12 in June of 2019.

She grew up in Garland, a suburb outside of Dallas. Ashley graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with degrees in journalism and Asian American studies. Hook ‘em Horns!

While at UT, Ashley interned at KDFW in Dallas, KXAN in Austin and CBS This Morning in Washington D.C.

When Ashley’s not at the station, she’s mastering her grandma’s Chinese recipes, online shopping or trying new restaurants. Ashley is always on the lookout for boba tea!

Ashley loves the mountains of Southern Oregon and is so excited to share stories from this area. Say hello on Facebook and Twitter!

Recent Posts by Ashley Tsao

New home and garden store opening in Downtown Medford

You might have already seen the store if you've driven down main street. It's called Bumble and Wren.

A look at Old Dominion Freight Line's new facility

The company said their business is growing in Southern Oregon and Northern California. They built the new facility to keep up with that demand.

South Medford IHOP will open in one week

South Medford's IHOP is almost ready to open. You'll be able to get some of their world famous pancakes next Tuesday at 6 a.m.

Bulldogs to Raiders prepares Latino students for college

Latino students can join Bulldogs to Raiders in eighth grade. Students who continue the program through high school will get automatic admission to SOU.

Oasis Center helps families struggling with substance abuse

Addiction is a disease and it's a public health crisis in Jackson County.

Ashland launches new program for electric car chargers

The City of Ashland will give monetary incentives to businesses who install electric car chargers in their parking lots. It's part of the Commercial Charging Incentive Program.

Remembering 9/11: Local firefighters keep the vigil 18 years later

2,977 people were killed. 343 of those people were firefighters. Today, firefighters in Southern Oregon are making sure those men and women are not forgotten.

Fire District 3 launches new fuels reduction trailer program

Fire District 3 will drop a trailer off at your house so you can load it up with dead brush and plants. Then, they'll take it away for free.

Pear harvesting season comes to an end

One of the nation's first commercial pear orchards is right here in Medford.

Eagle Point High School builds new scoreboard and concession stands

There are some new things at Eagle Point High School this year. The school spent all summer beautifying the campus.

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