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Posted Dec 19, 2014 at 6:16 AM

A new pump station approved last week for the Talent-Ashland-Phoenix pipeline could eventually deliver to Ashland up to 3 million gallons of water a day in an emergency.The TAP project, completed in August, links Ashland to the Medford Water Commission supply through existing systems in Phoenix and Talent, and is intended to provide the city with water in emergencies. Construction of the high-powered pump station, one of two options presented to the Ashland City Council at its...

Updated Dec 12, 2014 at 4:51 PM

The overwhelming majority of residents at a public hearing on a proposed natural gas pipeline through Southern Oregon spoke against it, but plumbers, electricians and construction workers said the project would bring needed jobs.The...

Posted Dec 7, 2014 at 11:01 PM

TIP OF THE WEEKYou know that moving into a new home can be one of life's biggest stressors: the packing, the paperwork, the unpacking and of course finding the nearest coffee shop. Making your new house feel like your home...

Updated Dec 2, 2014 at 5:20 PM

Here we go. Time to endure the never-ending soundtrack of "Jingle Bells" and "Here Comes Santa Claus" blaring from every radio in the country for the next month. That’s how we know it’s the holiday season, right? Yes — but to...

Updated Nov 17, 2014 at 6:03 PM

A few weeks ago I was at the YMCA when a man I didn't know approached me and asked if I was responsible for the Ashland temperatures that appeared in the Mail Tribune. I told him I didn't have anything to do with...

Updated Nov 12, 2014 at 10:24 AM

I remember the first time I saw a salmon jump over Rainie Falls. The image is seared into my memory. If you have...

Updated Nov 11, 2014 at 10:18 AM

ASHLAND — The last time Logan Linker and his fellow Ashland High School students got their hands on the 2-foot-tall incense cedar trees growing in the ScienceWorks' shade-house nursery, they were little starter plants barely one-third...

Updated Nov 10, 2014 at 7:16 PM

Biomass or natural gas? That’s what Southern Oregon University wants the community to weigh in on on Wednesday.The school is tossing around the idea of heating the campus by way of a...

Updated Nov 3, 2014 at 8:32 PM

Ashland’s Watershed Art Group is commissioning a sculpture of the little-known Pacific Fisher, a weasel-like denizen of the hills above town and a symbol of the need to understand and preserve the watershed,...

Updated Oct 31, 2014 at 8:06 PM

People concerned about climate changed are backing a plan to levy a carbon tax on all fossil fuel entering the state of Oregon then, without using any as revenues for governments, refund the entire gigantic amount...

Updated Oct 24, 2014 at 12:51 PM

A bear cub that wandered into the Ashland Rite Aid on Sunday is doing well and may be released into the wild in the spring, wildlife...

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