The former Oregon governor who wants a third term in office is in Medford Wednesday night for a campaign fundraiser.

The former Oregon governor who wants a third term in office is in Medford Wednesday night for a campaign fundraiser.

Democratic nominee John Kitzhaber will appear from 6 to 8 p.m. at the home of Debra and Peter Sage, 305 Harvard Place, Medford. Organizers suggest a $50 donation to Kitzhaber's campaign.

Kitzhaber will discuss his ideas for the state.

The event is hosted by Jackson County Democrats Paulie Brading, state Sen. Alan Bates, state Rep. Peter Buckley, Ashland Mayor John Stromberg, Dr. John & Tommi Retzlaff, William Thorndike Jr., Sue Densmore and Rita Sullivan.

— Staff reports