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4 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune

County site has answers to election questions

With an election in May, how do I know whether I am currently registered? Who is eligible to vote? Where can people register? Is there a deadline? What should I do if I will not be home when the ballots are mailed? Great questions, Gayle.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

The 'Farm to Market Road Show'

Registered dietitian Lindsay Taylor held up a bowl of whole wheat flour for a group of about 20 Mountain View Elementary School fifth-graders to see.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Talent, OR, Education Etc.

Medford Mail Tribune

Emergency Services

Joshua Alan Mundt, 26, no known address. Jackson County sheriff's deputies Thursday arrested Mundt on charges of felony theft of mail, second-degree trespass and third-degree theft.

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Related Topix: Medford, OR, White City, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

Charter's cable conversion hasn't made fans of all its customers

The Charter Communications cable switch to high definition service throughout Jackson County this month was not exactly drawing huzzahs from customers picking up the required digital converter boxes, one for each screen.

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Related Topix: Medford, OR, Riverside (Jacksonville, FL), TV, Electronics, Jacksonville, OR

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Michael Taube: Freedom to flash

Most Americans treasure their constitutional right to free speech. Very few would have ever thought this important personal freedom would have been tested on the open road, however.

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The Oregonian

Washington pair arrested in southern Oregon after traffic stop reveals 45 pounds of marijuana

Coty Hammond and Ryan Longley were arrested by OSP and accused of having about 45 pounds of marijuana in their car.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Medford, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

'It's a godsend'

On Sept. 11, 2001, Darleen Anderson was trapped for 40 minutes under rubble and dust in her apartment after the World Trade Center collapsed across the street.

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Related Topix: Medford, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

County budget includes library funding

The Jackson County Budget Committee on Thursday approved a $306.3 million county budget that includes one year of funding for the county library system and significantly expands mental health services.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

OregonLive.com

Oregon State Police investigate deputya s car sideswiping fleeing suspect

At the request of the Jackson County Sheriff's Office , Oregon State Police detectives are investigating an incident in which a deputy sideswiped an armed man attempting to flee authorities, OSP said.

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Related Topix: White City, OR

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Sheriff's candidate reveals charges in criminal investigation against him

A Jackson County sheriff's candidate who is the subject of a criminal investigation by the Oregon Department of Justice said he's being accused of using a sheriff's department employee roster to solicit campaign funds.

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Related Topix: Central Point, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

Fraud case funds evidence locker

I see the city of Medford is building a new half-million-dollar evidence locker using money recovered from fraud cases.

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Related Topix: Medford, OR, White City, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

Former Marine found guilty of wife's murder

Ex-Marine Bourne Paraday Huddleston was found guilty Wednesday of murdering his wife and on charges related to a contract-killing scheme he plotted against her and another man, a Jackson County Circuit Court jury decided.

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Related Topix: Medford, OR

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Willamette Week

Put a Label On It

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 .

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Related Topix: Oregon, Ashland, OR, Southern Oregon University, Multnomah County, OR, Western Washington University

Willamette Week

Cloudy Days

Editor's note: Columnist Wm. Willard Greene is on a spirit quest in the Rockies.

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Related Topix: Oregon, Marijuana, Medford, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

Emergency Services

Jacob Allen Golden, 20, no known address. Medford Police Monday arrested Golden on charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of a schedule I controlled substance, third-degree theft and first- and second-degree criminal mischief.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Medford, OR

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

Get Up & Go: April 15, 2014

DID YOU FILE YOUR TAXES? If not, you've got until the end of the day when the post office closes.

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Related Topix: The Orchestra, Big-Band, Medford, OR, Libraries

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Post office delivers card from before World War II

The postcard's message is brief, written along its edge in fading pencil: "Arrived in Portland at 8 o'clock.

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Related Topix: Butte Falls, OR, Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

OregonLive.com

use headlights to communicate with other drivers

Headlight flashing to warn others of law enforcement in the area isn't against the law, an Oregon judge has ruled.

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Related Topix: Clackamas County, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

Man turns himself in on sex-abuse charge

A registered sex offender has been arrested on suspicion of seeking sexual gratification by bumping against women at grocery and department stores.

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Related Topix: Medford, OR, Shady Cove, OR

Medford Mail Tribune

Defendant Huddleston will testify in murder trial

Bourne Huddleston said Monday that he plans to testify today in his trial on charges that he killed his wife in 2012 after trying to hire two others to kill her and then initiated another murder-for-hire scheme to kill a witness against him.

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Related Topix: Medford, OR, Eagle Point, OR

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