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  1. a Interrupting Hatea workshop planned in Medford, AshlandRead the original story

    May 2, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    A workshop on "Interrupting Hate in Public Spaces" is planned by the Resolve Center for Dispute Resolution and Restorative Justice for those wanting to be an active bystander when they see forms of hate in public places. The workshop will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, May 8, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., and from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, at the Stevenson Union at Southern Oregon University, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland.

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  2. Behind the scenes at AIFFRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Richard Herskowitz has had a busy year as director of the Ashland International Film Festival. Herskowtiz's long history with arts organizations have stood him in good stead in his current role.

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  3. Bureau of Reclamation rescued Bear Creek irrigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Three irrigation districts in Southern Oregon first realized in the 1930s that their infrastructure was deteriorating. Founded years earlier as private companies, they also realized they couldn't afford the expense of preserving the orchards and fields of the Rogue Basin.

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  4. Ashland panel discusses enforcement concernsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The current focus on deporting undocumented Latinos, especially with the rise of the Trump administration, is tearing apart very Americanized families. That was the focus of a Tuesday panel in Ashland.

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  5. 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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  6. Lithia winning streak continuesRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    On a day when the Medford-based auto retailer reported increased per-share earnings for the 26th consecutive quarter, the phrase "dry powder" cropped up six times during a conference call in reference to acquisitions or other growth opportunities. "We want to build market share," CEO and President Bryan DeBoer said during Wednesday's call with analysts and investors.

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  7. Walden faces testy crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Drowned out at times by chants of "Do your job," U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Hood River, faced a crowd of more than 1,000 people at an early Friday morning town hall who booed, criticized and yelled while he responded to pointed questions on topics from health care to the Syria bombing. As the audience at North Medford High School said the Pledge of Allegiance, a majority cried out the word "indivisible," a reference to the Indivisible movement that is resisting the agenda of President Donald Trump.

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  8. Immigration forum set for TuesdayRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The Mountain Meadows Democrats Plus organization is sponsoring an open community forum on "Immigration and Sanctuary" at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, in the Mountain Meadows Community Clubhouse at 855 Mountain Meadows Drive, Ashland. The "Plus" in the organization name indicates people of all political stripes are invited to join in coming to the presentations.

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  9. Amy Drake selected as library foundation directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The public can meet Drake from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, at the Medford library's Adams Room, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford. Drake has nearly nine years of experience in supporting cultural institutions, including grant writing, developing collaborative relationships, expanding audience reach and executing public events.

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  10. a We can redesign and rebootaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Ashland software pioneer Jim Teece challenged a Chamber of Medford/Jackson County audience to encourage entrepreneurs and innovation at Monday's monthly forum in Medford. "When I want to take a pulse of how our community thinks about a particular issue, I go and see how we voted," Teece said.

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  11. Earth Day: We stand at the precipiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Rachel Carson's 1962 book "Silent Spring" helped jump-start the modern day environmental movement. Carson passed away before the inaugural Earth Day in 1970, but as Earth Day approaches on April 22, it's important to remember that we are part of a movement to safeguard our planet, its wildlife and precious waters.

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  12. Medford prepares for annual Pear Blossom FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    For decades thousands of Southern Oregonians have celebrated the arrival of spring at the annual Pear Blossom Festival in Medford, Oregon. The 2014 61st Pear Blossom Parade featured 150 entries and 4,000 participants.

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  13. Bank robbery suspects arrested in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Two Trail residents suspected in half a dozen bank robberies across Oregon - including three in Jackson County - have been arrested. John Steven Shepard and Kimberly Ann Blank, both 37, were arrested just after 10 p.m. Tuesday night in a neighborhood in Fortuna, California, according to a Fortuna police news release.

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  14. Wrapping up your life storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    They didn't stay true to themselves and instead focused on meeting others' expectations. They worked too much and didn't express their feelings to loved ones. They lost touch with friends and didn't allow themselves to be happier.

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  15. Parkinsona s presentation coming upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Parkinson's disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movement. It develops gradually, sometimes starting with a barely noticeable tremor in just one hand.

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  16. Couple wanted in bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Police are asking the public to be on the lookout for two suspects believed to be tied to recent bank robberies in Medford and Ashland. John Steven Shepard and Kimberly Ann Blank, both 37, are wanted in connection with a robbery Thursday at an Umpqua Bank branch in south Ashland and a March 20 robbery at Bank of the Cascades in Medford, according to a release from Medford police.

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  17. Two suspects wanted for bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Police are asking the public to be on the lookout for two suspects believed to be tied to recent bank robberies in Medford and Ashland. John Steven Shepard and Kimberly Ann Blank, both 37, are wanted in connection with a robbery yesterday at the Umpqua Bank branch in south Ashland and a March 20 robbery at Bank of the Cascades in Medford, according to a release from Medford police.

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  18. Ashland man sentenced in torture, maiming caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    An Ashland man was sentenced Tuesday to 7½ years in prison for torturing and maiming another man with a sledgehammer and other tools and threatening to eat the brains of the victim's dog. Ronald Ledell Harris, 51, pleaded no contest Tuesday to charges of second-degree assault and coercion for the Oct. 18, 2016, attack that went on for hours.

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  19. Nevada Street bridge put on hold Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    What began with contentious arguments in 2015 ended somewhat quietly Thursday night, with the Ashland Transportation Commission voting unanimously to shelve a proposed East Nevada Street bridge. “Since 2012," she said, "we have $6,755,000 in existing sidewalk projects that have not advanced at all; we've completed only four projects, two are still in progress and one scheduled to happen; $3,100,000 in uncompleted bicycle projects.” The proposed multi-million dollar bridge would have carried East Nevada Street over Bear Creek between Oak Street and North Mountain Avenue.

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  20. Merkley plans Saturday town halls in Medford, Grants PassRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., will hold town hall meetings in Medford and Grants Pass Saturday as part of a five-county set of meetings. The first local meeting will be at 2:30 p.m. in the Grants Pass High School Commons, 830 N.E. Ninth Street.

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