Ashland

Ashland City Councilors discuss budget cuts

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ashland City Councilors are continuing to propose cuts to the city’s budget. The group met Tuesday night to discuss how to make up for the city losing $6.3 million dollars in revenue after tourism plummeted during the pandemic. To …

Ashland storyteller passes away in sleep

A prominent local Native American storyteller, writer and teacher passed away last Thursday in Ashland. Thomas Doty was born and raised in Southern Oregon. According to his website, he grew up listening to Native American stories. After attending Southern Oregon University for …

Ashland tackles $6M revenue shortfall

ASHLAND, Ore. — 6.3 million dollars, that’s how much the city of Ashland has lost during the Covid-19 pandemic. But how to tackle this revenue shortfall is still up for debate. “We have some financial kind of sustainability and long term modeling …