Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day

Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day Saturday, May 7th ONLY   WHITE CITY, OREGON — Rogue Disposal & Recycling has announced that their annual “Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Day” will be held on Saturday, May 7 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Rogue Transfer & Recycling Station located at 8001 Table Rock Road in White…

Senator Whitsett Newsletter

Last September, my office and the Senate Republican Caucus asked the Oregon Department of Administrative Services (DAS) and Legislative Fiscal Office (LFO) to determine both the average and median compensation for Oregon state employees. Completing the task appeared to be a great deal more labor intensive than we had anticipated. The agencies were able to…

SHERIFF  4-26-16   4/14 Sergio Castro, 26, Avenue C, WC.  Failure to appear for distribution of a controlled substance/meth, possession of a controlled substance/meth and tampering with evidence.  Does not meet lodging criteria to stay. Brett Devon Burns, 27, EP.  Theft 1.  Released due to overcrowding. 4/15 Robert Carl Baker, 28, Hwy 227, Trail.  DUII/alcohol…

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Shady Cove City Council Meeting 042116

Shady Cove City Council Meeting 042116 By Christy Pitto For The Independent   The April 21 Shady Cove City Council Meeting was preceded by Study Session. The topic of the session was a Hiland Water Update given by Zach Olson. The key takeaway from the update was this: If you don’t have water from Hiland…

Advance tickets for the 2016 Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo

  Advance tickets for the 2016 Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo  and Chase Bryant concert on sale NOW  105.1 THE WOLF’s Birthday Bash welcomes Chase Bryant Thursday night, June 2nd at the Expo. Bryant is one of only two male country solo artists to earn a Top 10 debut single, with “Little Bit of You.” He’s…

Rankin new community health chief

Rick Rankin has recently been named Chief Administrative Officer for Rogue Community Health.  Rankin is in charge of Marketing and Development, Compliance, Grants Management and Contracting, Member Services, and Community Partnerships for Rogue Community Health with clinic locations in Ashland, Medford, White City, Prospect and Butte Falls as well as school-based health centers at Eagle…

POLICE 4-26-16

POLICE  4-26-16   4/11 David Reed, 27, EP.   Cited for resisting arrest, harassment, disorderly conduct 2, and assault 4. 4/12 Andrew Fuentez, 22, EP.  Arrested on two Jackson County Circuit Court warrants, failure to appear for distribution of a controlled substances/meth, hydrocodone, oxycodone and failure to appear for possession of a controlled substance/meth.  Lodged JCJ….

BF outdoor school

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Here’s a quick quiz question for you: Where can you go to school in the morning and be involved in a scavenger hunt, collect leaves and print those on t-shirts, adopt a tree, name a tree, run an obstacle course and learn about riparian zones on a stream?  Not…

Obituaries

OBITUARIES   4-26-16   Victor “Vic” Russel Goin, 73, resident of Shady Cove, Oregon passed away February 16, 2016.  A memorial service will be held 10:00 a.m., May 21, 2016 at Trail Christian Fellowship in Eagle Point, Oregon.   Lawrence G. “Larry” Cook, 78, of White City, Oregon passed away April 13, 2016 at his home. …

Monday Movie Classics Showcases Films About Mom

Monday Movie Classics Showcases Films About Mom Gold Hill, Oregon (April 19, 2016) – Friends of the Gold Hill Library Monday Movie Classics celebrate mothers of all sorts with their May movie series, Mondays, 11:30 a.m. — 1:30 p.m., at the Gold Hill Branch Library, 202 Dardanelles Street. May 2: Norwegian immigrant Marta Hanson (Irene…

Letters

Our candidate for Senate District 28 must have solid family values, have private sector business experience, have demonstrated strong social and fiscal conservative philosophies, be willing to fulfill his oath to uphold the constitution, be a forceful speaker and good writer, and above all, must be willing to speak out effectively for the rural values…