Richardson on voter fraud

Voting Integrity in Oregon — Federal Intervention, Vote Tabulation and Voter Registration As Secretary of State, I am responsible for administering Oregon’s elections, audits, archives and corporations divisions.  Protecting the rights and personal information of all Oregon voters and ensuring trust in our elections system are serious matters to me. So today, I will address…

Lets do lunch

shoo fly pie

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent               Some of you, who have never heard the name of this pie, are going to be amused to say the least.  The correct title is Shoo Fly Pie, but I have no clue as to why it would be named that.  What I can say is that…

SHERIFF 2-28-17

SHERIFF  2-28-17     2/15 Dillan James Fuerstenberg, 23, W. Rolling Hills Dr, EP.  Failure to appear for theft 3.  Released due to overcrowding. 2/16 Jesse Raymond Ward, 32, Dodge Rd, WC.  Failure to appear for burglary 1, robbery 3 and theft 2, and possession of a controlled substance/meth.  Released due to overcrowding. Kathi Sorrine…

Scamming seniors

Financial and online fraud against aging adults are now considered the “crimes of the century” by the National Council on Aging. Scammers often target seniors because of perceived accumulated wealth, and feel that seniors are less likely to report crimes due to fear of embarrassment. In fact, a new survey[i] by Home Instead, Inc., franchisor…

Recycling

Most of us probably take recycling for granted.  The idea that by reducing waste we reduce pressure on regional landfills seems obvious.  It’s also one of the three Rs (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) that we have lived with since the first Earth Day in 1970.  Even in these lean recycling years, when the market for recycled…

EP Police report

POLICE 2-28-17   2/6 Theresa Caravalho, EP.  Cited for s peed violation, 45/25. Beverly DoCarmo, EP.  Cited for speed violation, 44/25. Esther Millard, WC.  Cited for driving while suspended, driving uninsured, illegal alteration or display of plates. 2/8 Sandra Karen Anderson, 41, EP.  Arrested on a Medford Municipal Court warrant for menacing.  Lodged JCJ. Jamie…

ODFW disease monitoring

ODFW is increasing disease monitoring in California bighorn sheep throughout Oregon this year as part of ongoing research with Oregon State University and the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA). ODFW traditionally relocates sheep each year as part of a years-long effort to restore this rare species to its historic range in Oregon….

  Transportation All of the Western states face impediments to commerce, jobs and economic vitality that are closely tied to distance and the efficient transportation of goods, services and people. Certainly, the Mid-western states have rural landscapes which mimic Oregon’s but their proximity to other shipping lanes and larger metropolitan areas mitigates the size of…

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Senator Linthicum newsletter

  Transportation All of the Western states face impediments to commerce, jobs and economic vitality that are closely tied to distance and the efficient transportation of goods, services and people. Certainly, the Mid-western states have rural landscapes which mimic Oregon’s but their proximity to other shipping lanes and larger metropolitan areas mitigates the size of…

FD #4 seeks applicants

Jackson County Fire District 4 is currently seeking a qualified individual to serve on the Board of Directors. The five-member Board meets every third Wednesday of each month to conduct the governance of the District through established policies and regulations. Interested candidates for this position are eligible to run for election this May.  Please note…

Hiking the applachian Trail Part 2 # 24

Hiking the Appalachian Trail Part two #24 “Sarge” and I were ready to get back on the trail after a day at the shooting range and having a sociable evening with Jason and his two daughters (we met one prior at the supermarket and the other at his house).  As planned, I would be continuing…