Ashland

ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum is back open!

ASHLAND, Ore. — After being closed for the last 6 months, ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum is finally re-opening its doors! This weekend only, the museum is offering free admission to welcome everyone back. The museum’s interim executive director, Erin Endress, says interactive exhibits …

Sammich in Ashland celebrates 8 years open

ASHLAND, Ore. — A popular deli in Ashland known for its pastrami turned 8-years-old today! In honor of Sammich’s 8th anniversary, a small celebration party is being thrown. It has live music and special $8 burgers for purchase. The founder, Melissa McMillan, …

SOU reverses decision on vaccine requirements

ASHLAND, Ore. – Students attending Southern Oregon University this fall will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Just last month, SOU leadership said vaccines wouldn’t be required. However, the Ashland-based university issued the following statement on Thursday, May 13: Southern Oregon …

Ashland to receive $3 million wildfire grant

ASHLAND, Ore. — The City of Ashland is set to receive millions of dollars to help defend against wildfires. The Federal Emergency Management Agency will give Ashland $3 million to create defensible space for 1,100 homes and replace 23 wood-shake roofs with …