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  1. Snow closes schools, highway passes hazardousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Students in Medford, Phoenix-Talent, Central Point, Rogue River, Ashland and Eagle Point have a snow day. Southern Oregon University, St. Mary's School, Prospect Charter School, Grace Cascade Christian Schools, Logos and Jackson County Early Intervention are also closed, as is the Three Rivers School District in Grants Pass.


  2. Overnight snow closes schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Students in the Medford, Phoenix-Talent, Central Point, Rogue River, Ashland and Eagle Point school districts have a snow day, according to multiple news releases and district website information. St. Mary's School, Prospect Charter School Grace Cascade Christian Schools, Logos, and Jackson County Early Intervention are also closed, as is the Three Rivers School District in Grants Pass.


  3. Ashland Calendar: Feb. 10Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 10 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Pet Adoption: Southern Oregon Humane Society will host a special adoption day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Grange Co-Op, 225S. Front St., Central Point.


  4. Ashland Calendar: Feb. 9Read the original story

    Friday Feb 9 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Preschool Puppet Theatre: See what Brenda Bear and friends are up to at 10:30 a.m. the second Friday of every month at North Mountain Park Nature Center, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Admission is $6.


  5. Get Up & Go: Feb. 5Read the original story

    Monday Feb 5 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Library Story Time: Story times for babies, toddlers and children are available Mondays through Fridays at all Jackson County library branches. See


  6. Ashland Calendar: Jan. 24Read the original story

    Jan 24, 2018 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Hands-All-Around Quilters: Visitors can work on individual projects or sew quilts for charity from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays at Wesley Hall at First United Methodist Church, 175 N. Main St., Ashland. Call 541-732-0141.


  7. Students left high school with teaching certificatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Her parents paid tuition of $9 a year for Eula Benson Foley, born in Central Point in 1906, to attend the two-room Howard Grade School in Medford. Benson Foley remembered going to school when the Spanish influenza required students to wear nose masks and the school year was cut short.


  8. Senior Center specialist will oversee referralsRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2018 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    A senior center referral specialist, whose services will be available on site once a week, will cost Ashland Parks and Recreation more than $58 an hour for a six-month contract totaling just over $12,500. The referral specialist, Katie Merola, is on staff at the Rogue Valley Council of Government, in the Senior & Disability Services Department.


  9. Five things to do Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The Bad Film Society has rounded up brain-frying tributes, rip-offs, cross-promotions gone wrong, vintage toy and foreign commercials, fan films, comedy sketches, found footage, outtakes, political references, news clips and more related to "Star Wars" to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the film franchise. The clips create a kind of documentary about the ubiquitous sensation that "Star Wars" has become.


  10. Senior Center gets weekly referral specialist Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The Ashland Senior Center will have a referral specialist on site once a week to ensure the social services continue to be provided to seniors until a new manager is hired, parks officials have announced. The effort comes out from a partnership between Ashland Parks and Recreation and Rogue Valley Council of Governments, a Central Point-based voluntary association that provides services such as Food and Friends in Jackson and Josephine counties.


  11. Pickleballers look to expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    In mid-40s temperatures under a sunny sky, six pickleball players showed up at Lithia Park earlier this month to be part of a video-drone shoot that will help promote the newly formed Southern Oregon Pickleball Association. Players were glad to answer the call despite the temperature and net setup required.


  12. Tuesday hearing set for Talent truck stopRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The public will get a chance to weigh in Tuesday on redevelopment of the former Talent Truck Stop site on West Valley View Road. A trucking industry consultant appealed the city Planning Commission's approval of a proposal for truck and car refueling on the site.


  13. Reaching out to 'bag' more donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Volunteers from the Food Projects of Medford, Ashland, Phoenix, Talent and Eagle Point are taking it to the streets Saturday in an effort to recruit more donors and more believers in the “Power of One Green Bag.” It's the first time that the five Jackson County Food Projects have collaborated. The goal is to build stronger community spirit and shore up the donor base.


  14. Good times on tap at the ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Fall wouldn't be complete without a big harvest festival, and the annual bash at the Expo on the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Central Point is just the ticket. This year's festivities include the Southern Oregon BrewFest and Battle of the Bones barbecue contest, along with live music by Rogue Valley musicians.


  15. Where do eel-like lamprey lurk? Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    CENTRAL POINT - Standing in lower Jackson Creek with a long electric wand in hand, Ryan Battleson asks fellow state fish biologist Pete Samarin to turn on the electroshock contraption on his back. Tickle it is, and later a small pulse of electricity jolts out of the mud a 3-inch version of perhaps the most fascinating yet least understood anadromous fish in the Rogue River Basin.


  16. RVTD stacks up awards for excellenceRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Innovative technology has helped the Rogue Valley Transportation District earn national and regional awards for excellence in services, sustainability and financial reporting. “It's a big honor that people are believing in our effort,” RVTD General Manager Julie Brown says.


  17. Tale of two murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Simultaneous high-profile murder investigations and tensions between two police agencies may have sparked the meltdown of the state-of-the art, multi-agency Southern Oregon High Tech Crimes Task Force, court documents suggest.  The task force was founded in 2007 by Josh Moulin, an ambitious lieutenant at the Central Point Police Department who in three years expanded the lab's reach into nine Southern Oregon counties and oversaw hundreds of digital investigations, many of them child pornography and identity theft. By 2010, its lab held more than 40 computers and had a server with a capacity three times the size of the Library of Congress' contents.


  18. Sci-fi author to host two Rogue Valley writing eventsRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    An award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer will host two events for writers May 5 and 6 in the Rogue Valley, according to a news release. Fonda Lee, author of "Zeroboxer," which won multiple awards, including the Oregon Spirit Book Award and ALA Top 10 Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Readers slection, will hold a Q&A session 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 5 at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland.


  19. Downtown gets exclusion zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Under threat of a lawsuit, the Medford City Council Thursday approved giving police the authority to ban people from the downtown for illegal conduct, though some councilors and audience members suggested the new law targets the homeless. The ordinance, which expands on a law that applies to city parks, would create an exclusion zone bordered by Bear Creek, Oakdale Avenue, Sixth Street and 10th Street.


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