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Born and raised in Ashland, Murray Huggins learned in 1988 to play the bagpipes from a local master and was soon building his own pipes and chanters.
Haley Renee Keller, 23, of the 500 block of Western Avenue, Medford. Medford police Sunday arrested Keller on charges of possession of heroin and methamphetamine, as well as failing to appear on seven drug and theft charges.
Local wineries scored well in the San Francisco International Wine Competition, which drew more than 4,500 entrants this month.
ASHLAND GROWERS MARKET: Fresh flowers, fruit, vegetables, plants, baked goods, crafts, gourmet foods and live music are available at the Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Ashland Armory, 1420 E. Main St., Ashland.
The acquisition creates will create a discounter with 13,000 stores in 48 states and five Canadian provinces, with sales exceeding $18 billion and more than 145,000 employees.
Lisa Yriarte on vocals, Pete Brown on guitar and Matthew Kriemelman on drums - will play jazz, blues, R&B and pop from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at EdenVale Winery, 2310 Voorhies Road, Medford.
Brothers get a chance to visit the steam engine their grandfather conducted in the area more than a century ago John Albert Talbot, left, and Richard William Talbot are the grandsons of John C. Barnum, who was once a conductor on the old steam engine on display at Bigham Knoll.
The zig in the weather pattern, however, raised the possibility of dry thunderstorms in Northern California and Southern Oregon this week.
July 26--Police arrested a homeless woman Thursday on charges she set as many as four fires around Medford over a 12-hour period.
Derek Nathan McQuary, 37, no known address. Medford police Friday arrested McQuary on charges of fourth-degree felony assault, coercion, fourth-degree assault, menacing and harassment.
With so much to choose from, what do parents want most? Sleep. And stuff that helps baby - and therefore everyone in the house - sleep longer.
MARKET DAY: Farmers markets are open today from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Medford at Pear Blossom Park at The Commons ; in downtown Ashland from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oak Street; and in Eagle Point from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 336 N. Royal Ave., Eagle Point.
A Medford man accused of violently attacking his on-again, off-again girlfriend and locking her in his garage was found guilty of assault and kidnapping by a Jackson County jury Friday, the day he also got engaged to another woman.
Major developers who get tripped up by the bureaucracy at Medford City Hall will find a new friend in high places.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 12:50 am
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