Prospect prepares for May 29 festival

Prospect is going to reach out to help its own with the first  Mill Creek Festival to be held on May 29.  Wh They care about the many veterans in the Prospect area, actually in the 97539 zip code and are putting together a huge variety of activities to raise money to help them.    The…

Cape Code Ensemble at St. Mark's

Sunday, July 12 at 3 p.m., Music at St. Mark’s presents members of the Cape Cod Ensemble plus friends in a concert of chamber music by Dohnanyi, Dvorak, and Rheinberger. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church is located at Fifth and Oakdale in Medford. The concert is free, and will be follow by a church-sponsored Ice Cream…

Fingers will soon need to do more walking

Get ready to play the numbers game. Effective July 12, the 541 Oregon area code will share the territory with a new code, namely 458. It is called an overlay. And this means that every phone call, even to your next door neighbor, will require dialing the area code.        There will be a…

ScienceWorks open for holiday break

The kids are home for the holiday break, but you don’t want their brains to go on break too, so bring them into ScienceWorks. ScienceWorks will be open extra days during the holiday break. To make sure that no one misses the chance to enjoy some hands-on science fun we are bringing back our popular…

Salmonellosis outbreak traced to Banquet brand pot pies

Some pies with the Banquet Band are contaminated. Oregon consumers are being urged to not eat any Banquet brand pot pies following a large, multi-state outbreak of salmonellosis, state public health official announced today. Banquet brand pot pies are sold in the freezer section at grocery stores and other outlets throughout the nation.     …