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Medford, Oregon is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Medford, OR include 97504, 97501, and 97502. The median home price in Medford is $245,000 which is roughly $122/per square foot. More Medford information.

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1 hr ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

New armory managers have big plans

For the stream of touring musicians traveling down Interstate 5, Ashland is often just a convenient rest stop between Portland and San Francisco.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

OregonLive.com

Oregon wildfires: Evacuation ordered for ranching community near Ashland as blazes spread

Oregon residents in a community near Ashland were told Thursday evening to leave their homes immediately as a wildfire spread rapidly across grassland in southwest Oregon and lightning sparked two new large fires.

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The Oregonian

Northwest wildfires: 2 new blazes in Oregon where nearly 500,000 acres burning

Two new wildfires have spread in Oregon where nearly 500,000 acres are burning amid a forecast of hot weather and lightning -- on both sides of the Cascades.

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FireHouse.com

Oregon Firefighter Dies From Fall at Wildland Fire Scene

Matthew Goodnature, 21, died at the Launch Fire in Klamath County after falling on a downed tree and apparently breaking his back.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Quarter thief makes off with $866

An unidentified man has stolen $866 in quarters from four Medford businesses since June 19. In each case, he used a key to unlock a device that either takes or dispenses coins and bagged the quarters in a brown sack before fleeing.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Runway project causes changes in airport schedule

What's with the Medford airport closing at 11 p.m. and not accepting delayed flights after that time? I know of two people who had flights delayed and then canceled out of Denver due to weather, at a major inconvenience and cost to them due to Medford's airport closing at 11 p.m. I know in the past I've been on flights that were scheduled to arrive ... (more)

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Medford Mail Tribune

Medford man given 10 years for assault

A Medford man found guilty of assaulting his on-again, off-again girlfriend and locking her in his garage was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison and admonished to work on his anger issues.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Medford council veterans plan exit

Medford City Councilors John Michaels and Bob Strosser won't run for re-election in November, opening the door for a new crop of candidates.

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Business Wire

Roy Vinyard and Lindsay Berryman Join People's Bank Board

Vinyard joined Asante - the region's largest employer - as president and chief executive officer in 1999.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

The call of the pipes

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.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Emergency Services

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.

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Medford Mail Tribune

The grapes of math

Local wineries scored well in the San Francisco International Wine Competition, which drew more than 4,500 entrants this month.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Get Up & Go: Tuesday, July 29, 2014

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.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Arson suspect charged in jail fire

The woman who allegedly set fires at a Medford hardwood store and Hawthorne Park last week is officially being charged with setting a fire in the Jackson County Jail's public restroom.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Dollar Tree is acquiring Family Dollar

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.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Not Too Shabby at EdenVale Winery

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.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Old steam engine connects brothers, grandfather

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.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Clouds keep the heat away in Medford

The zig in the weather pattern, however, raised the possibility of dry thunderstorms in Northern California and Southern Oregon this week.

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Medford Mail Tribune

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W.E. Williamson, for many years a resident of Medford, has organized the Interurban Auto Car company, and will shortly after the first of the month install a regular service of auto cars between Central Point and Medford.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

FireHouse.com

Homeless Ore. Woman Arrested for Arsons

July 26--Police arrested a homeless woman Thursday on charges she set as many as four fires around Medford over a 12-hour period.

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