A musicians' jam featuring local students ages 12 to 17 is planned at 5 p.m. today at Guadalajara Family Mexican Restaurant, 2332 Poplar Drive, Medford, near Ross Dress For Less.
The band, Kinder Struck, features two guitars, base and drums, and a lead singer. There is no cover charge. Guadalajara's regular jam will begin at 5:30 p.m.
Owner Harpo De Roma says he plans to bring in student bands at least twice a month. For more information, call 541-773-3649.
The Bear Creek Watershed Council will hold its annual meeting from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, in the Medford library's large meeting room.
The event is free and open to the public. A light meal will be provided; reservations are requested and may be made by contacting Frances Oyung, council coordinator, at 541-840-1810 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scott Willey, a fisheries biologist with the federal Bureau of Reclamation, will give the featured presentation on the bureau's restoration activities in the Bear Creek watershed.
The bureau is planning extensive restorations in the Bear Creek watershed. Private landowners and others are encouraged to attend and hear about the restoration plan, and learn what the work entails and about its impacts on the watershed.
About 10:25 p.m. Friday, a knife-wielding man entered the lobby of Shilo Inn, 2111 Biddle Road, Medford, and demanded money from the front desk clerk, according to Medford police.
The man made off with an undisclosed amount of money, said Medford police Officer Chris Dode.
The robber was described as white, medium build, about 5 feet 10 inches, and wearing a green Army jacket, red baseball cap and blue jeans.
Detectives are investigating the case and ask that anyone with information about the crime call 541-770-4783.
Compiled from staff reports