New SOU Football Field Would Save Water

ASHLAND, Ore. — Southern Oregon University is installing a new artificial turf football field, which is expected to save more than one million gallons of water per year. Work began on the new field last Thursday, and the new turf is expected to be finished by September. “Things are starting to dry out, our climate … Continue reading »

Low Snow Pack Impacts Water

ASHLAND, Ore. — The city of Ashland is getting help from other cities to supply their residents drinking water. The Public Works Department is using the Talent Irrigation District to supplement the city’s water supply. Officials say the snow pack was 54% of normal this year, and so Ashland’s creeks cannot keep up with how … Continue reading »