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  1. 5 things to do in the Rogue ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Two American icons come together in a documentary by Ashland Independent Film Festival Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Albert Maysles. The filmmaker turns his camera on Iris Apfel, a fashion and interior design maven and shows audiences an inspiring portrait of creativity and soaring free spirit.

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  2. Wildlife rehabbers offer tipsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Spring and summer are particularly busy times for wildlife raising young and for "rehabbers" responding to injured or orphaned animals. Liz Burton, of Badger Run Wildlife Rehab, first responded to the call of an injured wild bird when she was 16. Someone brought a mockingbird with a broken wing.

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  3. Guest Opinion: A day in the life of ScienceWorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Wednesday, May 6, broke cloudy and cool. Waves of yellow pollen poured from the pine trees as I skidded down Morton Street toward ScienceWorks.

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  4. Sawyer Paddles sues manufacturer, alleging breach of contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Sawyer Paddles and Oars is suing a portfolio company of Ashland-based Gilded Rogue Enterprises, alleging it hijacked Sawyer's manufacturing equipment and product in breach of contract. Roguewood, a Grants Pass furniture maker purchased by Gilded Rogue last July, says it shut down production only after Sawyer stopped paying for orders filled.

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  5. Outstanding local young women awarded scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Soroptomists International of Ashland held its 2015 Recognition and Awards Luncheon, honoring an extraordinary group of women and girls, on Wednesday at the Ashland Springs Hotel. A primary income source for local Soroptomists since 1949, shortly after its founding in Ashland, is the "Pillow Booth" .

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  6. 'Fill'er up' will mean with beer, not gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The decades-old Lithia Way Texaco is being torn out to make way for a different kind of filling station - a growler bar where owner Butch Price promises to have all the valley's beers, up to 65 custom brews, on tap. A "growler" is a glass jug that carries approximately a half-gallon of beer.  Price will keep the cinder block building and turn it into a modern, tasteful-looking beer stop where you may fill your growlers or sit and have a sip at tables, inside or out.

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  7. 'Fill'er up' will mean with beer, not gas Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The decades-old Lithia Way Texaco is being torn out to make way for a different kind of filling station - a growler bar where owner Butch Price promises to have all the valley's beers, up to 65 custom brews, on tap. A Price will keep the cinder block building and turn it into a modern, tasteful-looking beer stop where you may fill your growlers or sit and have a sip at tables, inside or out.

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  8. Ashland Safeway closes Thursday, to reopen as Haggen on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    After nearly five decades, the Safeway name will disappear Thursday evening from Siskiyou Boulevard, to be replaced Sunday morning as a new Haggen store. Haggen has announced Safeway will close at 6 p.m. Thursday and reopen at - tentatively - 9 a.m. Sunday under the new name.

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  9. Bill under debate in Oregon would limit livestock antibiotics Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    For decades, farmers have routinely fed antibiotics to livestock to fatten up the animals and protect them from illnesses amplified by confined conditions. But critics say repeated use of antibiotics has made bacteria more resistant to the drugs, resulting in people developing antibiotic-resistant infections.

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  10. Rogue Valley Earth Day 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Hours of eco-friendly entertainment, activities, food and craft beer will be available at the annual Rogue Valley Earth Day Celebration to be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at ScienceWorks Hands-on Museum,1500 E. Main St., Ashland.  Themed "Actions Matter," the event also provides a venue for environmentally minded musicians, activists and performers to share their passion for change through creativity.

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  11. 'Pure greed' led to deadly Carson helicopter crash, feds sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The vice president of a defunct Grants Pass helicopter company was motivated by "pure greed" to lie about the carrying capacities of the firms' helicopters, including an overloaded one that crashed at a Northern California fire in 2008, killing nine people, including two Ashland firefighters, prosecutors say. A government sentencing memorandum says Steven Metheny not only falsified documents for Carson Helicopters to gain Forest Service contracts worth up to $51.7 million, he also supplied a similarly falsified helicopter to the Forest Service as a replacement for the one that crashed Aug. 5, 2008, on the Iron 44 fire.

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  12. 'Pure greed' led to deadly Carson helicopter crash, feds sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The vice president of a defunct Grants Pass helicopter company was motivated by "pure greed" to lie about the carrying capacities of the firms' helicopters, including an overloaded one that crashed at a Northern California fire in 2008, killing nine people, including two Ashland firefighters, prosecutors say. A government sentencing memorandum says Steven Metheny not only falsified documents for Carson Helicopters to gain Forest Service contracts worth up to $51.7 million, he also supplied a similarly falsified helicopter to the Forest Service as a replacement for the one that crashed Aug. 5, 2008, on the Iron 44 fire.

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  13. Business profile: Couple opens second Pita Pit in Ashland Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Trevor and Nicole Kendrick have opened two Pita Pit outlets, one downtown in 2008 and a new one across from Southern Oregon University, next to Case Coffee. They're franchised by the corporation in Boise, but are dedicated to providing healthy fare with all-you-can-eat veggies piled on top of meat, eggs, hash browns or cheese - or just vegetarian-vegan if you want.  It's a type of low-cal pocket bread, with three ingredients, no preservatives.

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  14. Lithia Park featured on Oregon Blue Book coverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The recently published Oregon Blue Book for 2015-2016 features a photo of Lithia Park on the cover. Photographer Ted Demetriades of Grants Pass took the photo picked for the cover, called “Autumn Leaves in Lithia Park.” The Oregon Blue Book has been published biannually since 1911.

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  15. Ashland to host World Peace & Prayer Day Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    World Peace and Prayer Day, held in many sacred sites around the world since its founding, will be held here this summer, June 18 to 21, with events up in the Cascades at Howard Prarie Resort resort, east of Ashland. Red Earth Descendents of Ashland, organizers of the 20th annual event, will host the event's founder, Chief Arvol Looking Horse, a Cheyenne of South Dakota and 19th generation White Buffalo Calf Pipe Carrier, and Grandmother Agnes Baker-Pilgrim, a Takelma elder, living in Grants Pass.

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  16. Grizzlies rally past GP, to 2-0 startRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Jett Hamik's clutch RBI double in the bottom of the sixth highlighted Ashland's comeback surge as the Grizzlies beat Grants Pass 5-3 on Thursday in nonconference baseball action at North Mountain Park. Ashland trailed 3-2 heading into the sixth but rallied to win its home opener and improve to 2-0 on the season.

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  17. Fredrickson leads Grizzlies to season-opening rompRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Steen Fredrickson started his senior season with a bang as the Ashland High baseball team pummeled North Valley 12-3 in nonconference action Tuesday in Grants Pass. Fredrickson went 2-for-4 at the plate with a double and two RBIs and was just as solid on the mound, striking out five batters in three innings of relief.

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  18. Ashland footgolf event gives players a new way to get around the links Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The budding sport of footgolf - a blend of soccer and golf - got its local kickoff Friday when Oak Knoll Golf Course opened up four holes for a day of free play. It was a chill and mellow experience for players, who came from the full age range of 7 to 77 and indicated they were thankful not to have the constant running of soccer or the complexity of golf.

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  19. Record attendance for Latino student gathering Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    With equal parts Latino culture, leadership and arts history, plus career, college and life advice, the fourth annual César E. Chávez Leadership Conference at Southern Oregon University on Friday showed Latino students from across the region how to touch all of the bases on the path toward success. About 270 Latino students from 10 regional high schools converged at SOU for the campus-wide conference filled with workshops and presentations.

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  20. Wet weekend predicted for Rogue ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The National Weather Service expects more than a half-inch of rain to fall over Medford and Ashland by Sunday. Grants Pass could receive up to an inch, with more than an inch expected in the Roseburg area.

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