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Ashland, Oregon is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Ashland, OR include 97520. The median home price in Ashland is $425,000 which is roughly $204/per square foot. More Ashland information.

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4 min ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

Haines Philanthropic Foundation plans to distribute funds every year

Eighteen Southern Oregon artists are reaping the benefits of $50,000 in grants from the Haines Philanthropic Foundation for use on supplies, education and time to pursue their creative visions in painting, sculpture, film and other media.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

Get Up & Go: Thursday, July 24

THE MEDFORD ROGUES baseball team will take on the Walla Walla Sweets at 6:35 p.m. at Harry & David Field.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Public Arts Commission issues a call for proposals to local artists

Pale green sheet metal may not be the typical artist's canvas, but it will provide the medium for three artists to earn a total of $1,500 while brightening the Ashland streetscape.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

3 Leg Torso at the Ashland Community Center

"It sounds like a punk band name," says 3 Leg Torso violin and trumpet player Bela Balogh.

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Medford Mail Tribune

New editor named to head the Ashland Daily Tidings

Bert Etling, 56, is taking the reins at the 138-year-old paper, succeeding Bob Hunter, who has edited the Tidings in addition to its sister paper, the Mail Tribune, for the last eight years.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Broadway Phil & the Shouters

Hear some soul-shakin' roots blues and R&B when "Broadway" Phil Newton and his band perform from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 25, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

Lithis Artisans Market in Ashland

Calle Guanauato along Ashland Creek behind the Ashland Plaza is dotted with stalls offering a range of handmade wares and fine-art by local artisans and artists, along with live music by regional musicians, every Saturday and Sunday.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Ashland New Plays Festival to present reading

The Ashland New Plays Festival will present a reading of the play "In the Next Room " by Sarah Ruhl at 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 28, at Rogue Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 87 Fourth St., Ashland.

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The Oregonian

Bear in the backyard, ohmy: What to do with an unexpected burly visitor

Joel Axelrod and Judy Shih were the unexpected hosts of a big black bear in their Ashland rock-landscaped pool.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Wildfire start count jumps to almost 30

Tuesday's fierce lightning storm that shot out hundreds of air-to-ground strikes by the evening hours started 29 wildfires in Jackson and Josephine counties.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Little makers

When middle school science teacher Becka Kem of Ashland looked for an early childhood art classroom for her 2-year-old son, she found there weren't any.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Chautauqua events faded, but they led to Ashland landmarks

I noticed a lot of articles about the Chautauqua festival lately in the stories from 100 years ago.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Sex abuse charges against OSF actor dropped

Sexual abuse charges against a veteran Oregon Shakespeare Festival actor have been dropped after a prosecutor determined them to be indefensible in court.

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Hear stories at Havurah

The Havurah will host 11 storytellers from Ashland and Boulder, Colo., at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at 185 N. Mountain Ave. The storytellers will offer five-minute stories in the Jewish tradition under the direction of storyteller Debra Zaslow.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Get Up & Go: Tuesday, July 22

MARKET DAY: The Ashland farmers market runs from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ashland Armory, 1420 E. Main St. See www.rvgrowersmarket.com .

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Douglas County Herald

Tecusmeh

We haven't always been blessed with the moisture like wehave now in the hot summer months and July is half gone this week.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Emergency Services

Francisco Javier Mercado-Chavez, 41, no known address. Ashland police Monday arrested Mercado-Chavez on charges of first-degree robbery and second-degree theft.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Central Point looks at taxing marijuana sales

The Central Point City Council will consider joining the ranks of surrounding cities that have implemented a tax on marijuana sales in hopes of discouraging the industry.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Bear cools off in pond near Ashland home

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.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Joshua Ketner has joined Peerless Restaurant in Ashland as head chef.

Ketner previously worked as executive chef of the Hilo Bay Cafe on the island of Hawaii, creating traditional Hawaiian cuisine and Pacific Rim fusion dishes and four times earning it the Hale Aina Award for Best Big Island Restaurant.

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Fire Warning for Jackson County was issued at July 25 at 3:25AM PDT

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