What if the workers owned it?

What if the workers owned it?  By Brian Depew, briand@cfra.org, Center for Rural Affairs The owners of a mid-sized manufacturing plant in a nearby small town were ready to retire, but no one in the next generation was interested in taking over. The plant was sold to an out-of-state buyer with no local ties. The…

Ten Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

Ten Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease It may be hard to know the difference between age-related changes and the first signs of Alzheimer’s Disease.  Some people may recognize changes in themselves before anyone else notices.  Other times, friends and family will be the first to observe changes in memory, behavior or abilities. To help identify…

standing guard

standing guard The Old Legionnaire   Throughout our lives we meet people that we think to ourselves, ‘wow, people should meet this person’. Today’s article focuses on someone you should know a bit about. Space and time don’t permit an exhaustive look into the life of today’s extraordinary person, but I think you’ll realize the…

SHERIFF   3/2 Kyle Eugene Coleman Ramsey, 25, Galls Creek Rd, GH.  Theft 3. 3/8 Casey Ryan Helmka, 29, 28th St, WC.  Contempt violation of a restraining order x 2.  Released on own recognizance. 3/9 Mack Lee Ceideburg, 52, Antelope Rd, WC.  Parole violation for possession of a controlled substance/meth, manufacture of a controlled substance/meth,…

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SHERIFF   3/2 Kyle Eugene Coleman Ramsey, 25, Galls Creek Rd, GH.  Theft 3. 3/8 Casey Ryan Helmka, 29, 28th St, WC.  Contempt violation of a restraining order x 2.  Released on own recognizance. 3/9 Mack Lee Ceideburg, 52, Antelope Rd, WC.  Parole violation for possession of a controlled substance/meth, manufacture of a controlled substance/meth,…

http://www.urindependent.com/2017/03/185557/

SHERIFF   3/2 Kyle Eugene Coleman Ramsey, 25, Galls Creek Rd, GH.  Theft 3. 3/8 Casey Ryan Helmka, 29, 28th St, WC.  Contempt violation of a restraining order x 2.  Released on own recognizance. 3/9 Mack Lee Ceideburg, 52, Antelope Rd, WC.  Parole violation for possession of a controlled substance/meth, manufacture of a controlled substance/meth,…

http://www.urindependent.com/2017/03/185555/

Shady Cove City Council Meeting 031617

Shady Cove City Council Meeting 031617 By Christy Pitto For The Independent   The March 16 Shady Cove City Council meeting kicked off with a ‘good news, bad news’ update from Fire District 4’s Chief Edwards. The good news is, that though incidents are up, with the 4 new staff members hired via the FEMA…

Releasing the Chokehold on America’s Energy Secto

Releasing the Chokehold on America’s Energy Sector By David Williams President Trump and Republicans in Congress have repeatedly vowed to bolster America’s global economic competitiveness. They just made good on that promise.    

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT ON PROPOSED JET BOAT RULE

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT ON PROPOSED JET BOAT RULE The Oregon State Marine Board, which is responsible for boat registrations and boating rules in the state, is soliciting comments on a recent petition to restrict jet boat use on the Rogue River from the Table Rock Road bridge upstream about 25 miles to the Cole Rivers Fish…

Police report

POLICE     3/6 Spencer Gifford, EP.  Cited for speed racing on highway or premises open to public. John Leffingwell, 35, WC.  Arrested and cited for driving while suspended, driving uninsured, expired registration, and illegal alteration or display of plates. Linzy Michels, WC.  Cited for speed violation, 44/25. 3/7 Sommer Ann Humphreys, 21, Medford transient. …

Obituaries

richard O burke, short

Richard O. Burke (Short) Service Announcement The family, in living memory of Richard O. Burke (Short), cordially invite you to join us for a celebration of his life at noon March 25, 2017 at the Lake Creek Pioneer Hall, 1739 S. Fork Little Butte Creek Road, Eagle Point, Oregon.  The Pioneer Hall is located 12.5…