Medford activists launch campaign to support healthcare workers, increase COVID awareness As COVID-19 cases across the state continue to increase and the state’s hospital system reaches capacity, a Jackson County nonprofit organization has launched a new community-based campaign to deliver 'emergency kits' to healthcare workers and encourage people to be COVID cautious. The initiative is put on by ORD2 Indivisible, a group composed of more than 2,000 activists in Jackson County who oppose the Trump Administration.
Wyden, Merkley, Democrat colleagues reintroduce 'Green New Deal' resolution - KTVZSens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., said Thursday they joined colleagues to reintroduce the Green New Deal Resolution, legislation that they said would address the existential challenge of climate change and create millions of good, high-wage jobs in the process.
Ashland Woman Fined For Using Chalk On Sidewalk During Protest In MedfordAn Ashland woman is being charged for using spray chalk on a sidewalk outside former Oregon Congressman Greg Walden’s office in Medford. Her attorney argues she’s being targeted with a local municipal code because of the political nature of her speech.