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You wouldn't think a baseball player who stands 6-foot-5 and 220 pounds could be considered an afterthought, but that was the early summer story for...
The Medford Rogues couldn't complete their rally in a 6-5 loss to Walla Walla in West Coast League baseball action at Harry & David Field on Tuesday.
About 1,200 lightning strikes touched down Tuesday afternoon and evening across Jackson County, starting several wildfires thoughout the region.
Marcus Gentry of the Superior Stingrays Swimming Club won all six of his events at the 12-under long course state championships in Bend Saturday.
Sexual-abuse charges against a veteran Oregon Shakespeare Festival actor have been dropped after a prosecutor determined them to be indefensible in...
NEW YORK — Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year, as more young people looked to...
How hot was it? Hot enough that a big black bear found a small pool not far from Lithia Park just right to cool off in.
PHILADELPHIA — If something didn't happen soon, Giants manager Bruce Bochy was trotting a position player out to the pitching rubber.
Local organizations are making the back-to-school season a little less stressful for students in need by providing free school supplies.
ST. LOUIS — Now it starts to get intense for Michael Sam and the rest of the St. Louis Rams rookies.
Tickets for Metro Medford's upcoming Downtown Art + Sound September event are now on sale.
BAGNERES-DE-LUCHON, France — The Pyrenees on Tuesday lived up to their reputation for causing ups and downs at the Tour de France: A French...
I noticed a lot of articles about the Chautauqua festival lately in the stories from 100 years ago.
Michael Sam, gay player.
LOS ANGELES — The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling...
NEW YORK — Chase Headley hit a game-winning single in the 14th inning of his Yankees debut to give New York a 2-1 victory over Texas on Tuesday.
CLEVELAND — Andrew Wiggins will sign his rookie contract with the Cavaliers. It's still not clear if he'll play for them.
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Athletics have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to stay in Oakland, the team and city officials announced Tuesday.
NEW YORK — The Seattle Seahawks start the preseason right where they ended last season, as the No. 1 team in the AP Pro32 NFL power rankings.
DENVER — Major league batting leader Troy Tulowitzki has been placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Colorado Rockies because of a left hip...
LAS VEGAS — Doug McDermott and Victor Oladipo are among the 13 players named to the USA Basketball Select team that will practice against the...
ATLANTA — Jack Sock beat Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2, 6-4 in the first round of the BB&T Atlanta Open on Tuesday.
Sam Becker says Styrofoam is the bane of his existence.
CENTRAL POINT — The path wasn't always clear for Byron Higinbotham, but that was never a problem.
Medford School Board Chairman Jeff Thomas will volunteer as the interim head coach for the North Medford High girls soccer team while the school...
Police fear that a suspicious Monday afternoon fire at the side of a West Medford apartment could mean the city's serial arsonist is getting bolder...
A National Park Service report shows that 72,717 visitors to Oregon Caves National Monument in 2013 spent nearly $4.
The top two Area 4 American Legion A baseball teams split in a doubleheader at North Medford High on Monday.
Parts of the Rogue Valley, Southern Cascades and Siskiyou Mountains could see numerous lightning strikes and some rain today.
Southern Oregonians remember the late Gov.
CENTRAL POINT — The City Council will consider joining the ranks of surrounding cities that have implemented a tax on marijuana sales in hopes...
LAS VEGAS — Ray McCallum had a few big moments toward the end of last season for the Sacramento Kings.
Southern Oregon Education Service District officials aren't sure whether recruiters are just getting better at identifying migrant students or more...
An inveterate historian, author and former resident of the Upper Rogue, Barbara Hegne had long heard stories of her black, slave ancestors who...
Jim Harbaugh's full 49ers squad hits the field in Santa Clara to start training camp Thursday, which is Day 1 of another planned gallop into the...
DALLAS — Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a dire warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now.
A couple days ago, I saw what I can only describe as two covered wagons pulled by a team of horses rolling through Medford.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Tony Stewart heads into the busiest week of his year riding high from a win in his return to sprint car racing.
RENTON, Wash. — Soon after the parade and television appearances and celebrations were over, the message changed for the Seattle Seahawks.
The Earth rotates in its orbit about the sun at a speed of nineteen miles per second, and in its rotation about its own axis at a speed of over 1,000...
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