Mt. Ashland Closed Again on MLK Day

ASHLAND, Ore. — For the fourth time in five years, Mt. Ashland was closed for the Martin Luther King Junior holiday. The mountain still has not received enough snow to open yet this season, and the ski area will be closed until a large storm brings more snow to the slopes. The holiday typically brings … Continue reading »

MLK, Jr. Day Celebrated In Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Organizers say this holiday served as evidence that King’s ideals are being carried forward. The 25th Martin Luther King, Jr. Day to be observed in Ashland comes on the same day as Barack Obama’s second inauguration. The Historic Ashland Armory was the center of this year’s celebration, which included a march through … Continue reading »