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Robbery at the Cascade Gorge Store

  Robbery at the Cascade Gorge Store On Friday, July 25, 2014 at 4:55 a.m., the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a Robbery that had just occurred at the Cascade Gorge Store (2651 Mill Creek Drive, Prospect). The owner opened the store and found a suspect inside taking property. When confronted,…

High toxin levels found at Klamath County lake

High toxin levels found at Klamath County lake A health advisory is being issued today due to high levels of blue-green algae in Odell Lake, located off Highway 58 in Klamath County, about 31 miles southeast of the Lane County city of Oakridge. Water monitoring has confirmed the presence of very high levels of cyanotoxins…

United Nationas arms treaty

All public officials—including the President—take an oath of office to preserve and protect the Constitution. That means the entire Constitution—not just parts of it. Defending our constitutional rights is a never-ending battle, but one that I swore an oath to wage. And that includes our rights under the Second Amendment. Some around the world have…

Deceased Male Found

Deceased Male Found On Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 7:25 p.m. the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a field located on Division Road and Avenue H, in White City for a deceased male, who was found. The cause of death has not been determined yet. However, a Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputy Medical Examiner…

Search Continues for Dwain Hodge

Search Continues for Dwain Hodge The search for missing Shady Cove resident, Dwain Hodge, 57, continues.  The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is looking into all tips, sightings, and details surrounding Mr. Hodge. A composite artist has added to the original photo released by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.  It shows Dwain with a longer beard. …

Whitsett newsletter

The United States Supreme Court has been busy this summer. The preponderance of their body of work has been focused on reaffirming their constitutional authority to check the powers of governments. The high Court has acted to limit government actions to only those powers conferred to it by the people, in six recent decisions

Word Processing classes at W.C. Library

By F. C. Blake For the Independent. On July 8, Robert Burger, Chairman/Curriculum Director of Rogue Learning & Resource Center welcomed participants at White City Library for his Word Processing course. His audience of White City residents had registered for the noon to 2 p.m. Basics II program. The training typically takes place on a…

Triple Tree Management announces raffle results

Triple Tree Management announces raffle results By F. C. Blake For the Independent. The June 17th issue of The Independent ran an article on page 14 detailing plans for the event. In it Triple Tree Lounge Proprietor, Monte Martin sent out a plea. He needed volunteers to ask business owners to donate items for an…

E.P. Tops

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E.P. Tops(Take Off Pounds Sensibly)chapter recognized four Kops(Keep Off Pounds Sensibly) members for maintaining their goal status.  Leader, Virginia Rutherford and Co-leader, Kay Tooker presided.  Bouquets of yellow roses, certificates and charms were presented to:

Time for a hard look at the Jackson County Fair

Time for a hard look at the Jackson County Fair While many would have written the obituary for the Jackson County Fair over the past few years, that tomb may be a bit premature. It is true that attendance during that period has been poor, even dismal, it would seem that period of doldrums may…