Local news for Ashland, OR continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
8 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune
HISTORY WALKING TOURS: Ben Truwe unlocks the secrets of the past during his "Haunted Brothels and Opium Dens of Medford" walking tours, which start at 11 a.m. at Southern Oregon Historical Society, 106 N. Central Ave. Learn where Medford residents "lynched the knocker and burned the hammer."
Trending on the Topix Network
Salvatore Antonio Pippa III , 33, of Ashland, Ore. passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
The 24th annual Ashland Community Bike Swap will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at The Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland.
Oregon BEST has announced a new round of commercialization funding that is helping electric farm vehicle startup Rogue Rovers, LLC collaborate with Oregon Tech to design, test and build a semi-autonomous, all-terrain electric vehicle that can be used in specialty farming applications to improve pest management, reduce fertilizer waste and make it ... (more)
There are two basic ways to tackle a mountain on a bike. You can have someone shuttle you and your machine to the top, or you can start the old-fashioned way - from the bottom.
The Ashland Parks and Recreation Department will forgo planting and delay irrigation on city property in anticipation of a dry summer.
"Passages is our code for the things in life that happen that are sometimes traumatic, sometimes celebratory," says Bruce Bayard, visual artist for the Passages performance group.
Chef Christopher Kempf and co-owner Marco Traversa have designed a menu that includes lobster dip made with garlic butter, champagne cream sauce and served with flatbread; an organic king salmon burger with dill aioli on house-made brioche; and a heavenly tomato bisque topped with puff pastry, to name a few.
MEDFORD GROWERS MARKET: Fresh flowers, fruits, vegetables, live plants, baked goods, crafts and gourmet foods are available at Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Medford Armory, 1701 S. Pacific Highway.
While listening to the four songs that make up Ever So Android's self-titled EP, it seems hard to believe that the Seattle-based electronic rock band started life three years ago as an acoustic duo.
Opponents of proposed gun regulations in Ashland have been meeting with city officials with the hope of finding common ground and getting regulation supporters involved as well.
The Rotary Club of Ashland will hold its 56th annual Easter egg hunt on Sunday, April 20, in Lithia Park near the tennis courts.
Ronald Russo, author of "Plant Galls of California and Other Western States," will describe how bizarre plant growths like oak apples, honeydew ambrosia galls and witches' brooms are produced by host plants in response to invading insects and other organisms.
Animal enthusiasts ages 3 and older can meet a box turtle, bearded dragon lizard and various frogs from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. John Jackson will present a program about reptiles and amphibians, explaining the difference, the role they play in the environment and their life cycles.
Claudia Alick oversees numerous activities as the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's community associate producer, including the Green Show summer performances on the bricks and Open Mics in the Black Swan Theatre.
There's much to talk about in Ashland-a southern Oregon winter so dry that, for the first time in 50 years, the local ski mountain failed to open, or the fare at this year's Oregon Shakespeare Festival .