Articles tagged with: Ashland

17 March 2014

Professor: "There is right now a climate of fear at SOU"

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Ashland, Ore. -- Faculty, staff and administration at Southern Oregon University have been tight-lipped even during a process that could result in top administrators losing their jobs. NBC 5 News ha ...

17 March 2014

Ashland's season not affecting expansion plan

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Economy

Ashland, Ore. -- For the first time in 50 years Mt. Ashland called it a season before even opening their lifts. The decision affected 2,500 season pass holders, but General Manager Kim Clark said i ...

16 March 2014

Callahan's Lodge feeling the hit

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Weather, Economy

Ashland, Ore.-- A busy Sunday morning at Callahan's Lodge is something the owner's said they want to see more of. "It's been a reckoning that we would have never projected," said owner, Donna Bergqu ...

14 March 2014

Mt. Ashland calls it a season before opening lifts

Posted in Local, Weather, Economy

Ashland, Ore. -- With less than a foot of snow on the mountain and no snow in the spring forecast managers at Mt. Ashland have made the difficult decision to call it a season. Rick Saul, Mt. Ashland ...

14 March 2014

Southern Oregon University releases final retrenchment plan

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Economy

Ashland, Ore. -- Southern Oregon University released their final retrenchment plan Friday, in an effort to make up university debt. In the 29 page report, the university explains the reasoning beh ...

14 March 2014

Mt. Ashland will not open this season

Posted in Local, Weather, Economy

Ashland, Ore. --  Mt. Ashland will not open for the 2013-14 ski season due to low snow levels.  “At some point we had to face the fact that the weather was not going to cooperate,” explained ...

12 March 2014

ACLU filing class action lawsuit for Secret Service actions during Bush campaign in 2004

Posted in Local, Politics

Ashland, Ore. -- The ACLU visited Southern Oregon University to talk about a local free speech class action lawsuit that's headed to the Supreme Court. Back in 2004 when President George W. Bush vi ...

12 March 2014

SOU & student body working to fight student housing discrimination

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The Southern Oregon University student association released survey results Tuesday night that said, out of 201 students polled, 73% said they've been denied housing on the sole basi ...

10 March 2014

Ashland Fire donates a fire engine to its sister city

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- An Ashland fire engine will soon be making it's way thousands of miles across the nation and over the border. Ashland Fire & Rescue will be donating one of their engines to thei ...

08 March 2014

10th annual Chocolate Festival

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Economy

Ashland, Ore.-- It's a sweet affair for Ashland this weekend as they celebrate 10 years of chocolate goodness. Hundreds gathered at the Ashland Springs Hotel Saturday for the 10th annual Chocolate F ...