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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 $230,000 which is roughly $122/per square foot. More Medford information.

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Ermine Thomas Davis, 55, of the 800 block of Ellendale Drive, Medford. Medford police Friday arrested Davis on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Gazette

Hot week in forecast for western Oregon

Oregonians are bracing for hot weather, with temperatures forecast to reach well into the 90s next week, even topping 100 in southern areas of the state.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Push starts for Vietnam memorial

Agroup of local officials is spearheading an effort to build a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Medford.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Bottled-water scam takes advantage of water fears

Ashland officials are warning residents not to fall for a scam in which a person selling bottled water is claiming city water is unsafe to drink.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Manslaughter plea sends Medford man to prison

A former homeless Medford man once lauded for helping others break away from the streets will spend more than six years in prison for punching and stomping a tenant to death during a methamphetamine-fueled attack last year.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Medford is just as patriotic as the next town on the Fourth

Here's one for you knuckleheads down at the Since You Asked underground bunker: Why is it that the city of Medford has never hosted Fourth of July celebrations - such as a parade, fireworks display, picnics in the park with live patriotic music, pie-eating contests, food vendors, etc.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Climate group shows documentary

The movie "Chasing Ice: A Skeptic Connects the Dots in the Arctic" will be shown at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford.

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Medford Mail Tribune

It's Fair Time

New activities, more music, an expanded carnival midway and food are just some of the highlights that mark this year's Jackson County Fair.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Average selling price of existing homes jumps 8.1% countywide

The median sales price for existing houses in Jackson County rose 8.1 percent during the first half of 2014, compared with the same period in 2013.

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The Oregonian

White-elephant real estate: Who bought the Circle of Teran Ranch in Ashland?

After the auctioneer announced "sold" on July 1 for a quirky Ashland estate that cost more than $8 million to build and was once listed for sale at $10 million, people at the no-reserve auction reacted first to the low winning bid - $1.525 million - and then wanted to know the name of the anonymous phone bidder.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Highland Drive residents call for safety measures

A40 percent increase in traffic along a short section of Highland Drive has funneled more vehicles onto residential streets since the south Medford interchange opened in 2009.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Fire ignites near Bear Creek

A grass fire Thursday charred about 4 acres along Bear Creek behind Crater Lake Ford while sending black and gray smoke billowing into the nearly 100-degree heat.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Washington Times

OR--Oregon News Digest,ADVISORY, OR

For questions on stories from Salem, call Statehouse Correspondent Jonathan J. Cooper at 503-363-0010.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Get Up & Go: Thursday, July 10

MARKET DAY: The Medford Growers Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Medford Armory, 1701 S. Pacific Highway.

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Medford Mail Tribune

'Brazen' suspect sought after Medford fires set

Firefighters spent two hours early Wednesday rushing around a west Medford neighborhood putting out several intentionally set fires, sometimes having to dash to the next blaze as soon as they got the flames on a previous fire under control.

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Medford Mail Tribune

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Ira Dean Carney, 55, of the 100 block of West Vilas Road, Central Point. Medford police Tuesday arrested Carney on charges of possession of methamphetamine and first-degree trespassing.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

July 9, 1914

July 9, 1914 The Southern Oregon Chautauqua opened auspiciously in Ashland Tuesday, the initial attraction being the Chicago Glee Club.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Judge tosses most of case against Medford marijuana activists

Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Lorenzo Mejia today dismissed most of a racketeering and money laundering case against a Medford couple related to a highly publicized raid on their medical marijuana dispensary in May 2013.

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Gateway Pundit

It Begins US Citizen Goes to Jail for Collecting Rain Water

Gary Harrington, the Oregon man convicted of collecting rainwater and snow runoff on his rural property, went to jail today.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Intersection rebuild gets scaled back

Knife River Materials of Medford is the apparent low bidder for a scaled-back rebuild of the intersection at Fourth Street and Central Avenue in downtown Medford that should begin sometime this summer.

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Fire Warning for Jackson County was issued at July 12 at 11:45PM PDT

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