Riverkeeper’s speaker series

Please join us for the first of Rogue Riverkeeper’s Winter Speaker Series: “Clean Water = Good Business!” Thursday, Jan. 26, 5:30 – 7:30 pm, Taprock Northwest Grill Grants Pass, 971 SE 6th St, Grants Pass, OR 97526, Cost of event: Free Join us for an evening of education, discussion, and socializing as we talk about…

RCH open house

Local Clinic Introduces Integrative Approach to Health Care (MEDFORD, OR 01/10/17).  

EVENTS 1-17-17

EVENTS 1-17-17     EAGLE POINT Veterans Benefits Concerning Aid & Attendance for Assisted Living First Thursday of every month, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Brookdale Senior Living, 261 Loto Street, Eagle Point. VSO Officer, Tanya Flockoi will help explain the veteran benefits regarding assisted living. Please RSVP for an appointment 541-499-5676.   Guardians of…

Shady Cove seats new council members

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent It was not a meeting with a great deal of impact on the community, but important nonetheless.  The Shady Cove City Council officially seated the new council for the coming year.  Linda Kristisch was the new member added:  Steve Mitchell and Tom Sanderson were reelected and also seated for…

EVENTS 1-10-17

EVENTS 1-10-17     EAGLE POINT Veterans Benefits Concerning Aid & Attendance for Assisted Living First Thursday of every month, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Brookdale Senior Living, 261 Loto Street, Eagle Point. VSO Officer, Tanya Flockoi will help explain the veteran benefits regarding assisted living. Please RSVP for an appointment 541-499-5676.   Guardians of…

DATE SET FOR SCHOLARSHIP DESSERT

DATE SET FOR SCHOLARSHIP DESSERT The 30th Annual Scholarship Dessert will be held in the EPHS cafeteria on Thursday, February 9 with table viewing beginning at 6:30pm.  The purpose of this festive event is to raise money to fund scholarships for EPHS graduates.  No donation is too small or too large.  100% of the monies…

Esquivel receives appointments

- Representative Sal Esquivel (R-Medford) has been appointed by House Speaker Tina Kotek to serve on the following committees for the 2017 legislative session:   Veterans and Emergency Preparedness Committee (Vice chair) Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee Ways and Means Subcommittee on Natural Resources   “It is a great privilege to have the opportunity to once…

Hiking the Applachian Trail part two #16

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Hiking the Appalachian Trail Part two #16 It was less than 30 miles to Waynesboro VA.  Most of the hike took place at about 3000 feet with a few ups and downs. This section of the trail offered some of the best hiking to date.  It took me almost three days to get to the…

EVENTS 1-3-17

EVENTS 1-3-17     EAGLE POINT Free Vegetarian Cooking Class Jan. 8, 2017 @ 1pm Shady Point SDA Church 14611 Hwy 62 Eagle Point, OR 97524 Veterans Benefits Concerning Aid & Attendance for Assisted Living First Thursday of every month, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Brookdale Senior Living, 261 Loto Street, Eagle Point. VSO Officer,…

Southern Oregon KOPS Society

Southern Oregon KOPS Society   Recognized recently under the direction of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Successfully) Area Captain Fran Sequeira from Grants Pass.  She is also responsible for 18 TPS chapters in Jackson, Josephine and Douglas Counties. Carole Felty, Kaptain of S. O. KOPS Society reported at the December meeting in Medford that a total…

Farm Bureau December meeting

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Several changes should be noted for the Jackson County Farm Bureau.  In a year of change, the Farm Bureau is no different. Perennial president Ron Bjork, leader of the group for the past 20 or more years, has stepped down and Pat Fumasi of Eagle Point has assumed the…