Eagle Point Tree City USA, how it began


In 1990 four local residents had a vision for Eagle Point to join the elite Tree City USA family. At that time, the only Cities in Southern Oregon that had the Tree City USA distinction were Rogue River, Grants Pass and Ashland. Phil Frazee, arborist and owner of Arbor West, Steve Dempsey, owner of Dempsey…

Staycation–Prospect Hotel

prospect hotel sign


Americans for Prosperity meeting-GMO

community events

  LOST & FOUND Horse tack found at the corner of Crystal and Hwy 62.  Call 541-560-3880 (evenings) to identify.   Spaghetti Feed at the Upper Rogue Community Center Saturday, April 5th at 5:00 P.M. Silent auction items and more. All proceeds benefit YRyA, the Upper Rogue Youth Program. Come help us provide fun activities…

Eagle Point City Wide yard sale

 CITY WIDE YARD SALE No more room in the garage for your car? Plan on being part of the Eagle Point City Yard Sale on June 14th.  Have your address listed in the Upper Rogue Independent FOR FREE next to the map of the City. If you have special items that you want to advertise,…

Sheriff report

Sheriff – 3/18/14   Mar 11 Angelica Harmony Clessas, 26 yr old, Fenton St, WC. Possession controlled substance-herion, Endanger x2, fail to appear theft 3. Don’t meet the lodging criteria. Mar 11 Michael Vincent Winne, 52 yr old, Fargo St, EP. Sex abuse 2. Lodged JCJ. Mar 13 Jeff Duane Wolfard, 55 yr old, Beagle…

Love Your Cat, But Hate Your Allergy?

Love Your Cat, But Hate Your Allergy? New Study at the Allergy and Asthma Center of Southern Oregon Evaluating a Different Treatment Approach For people with allergies to cats, the special pet-owner relationship is complicated by the irritating symptoms owners often endure when in close proximity to their beloved pets. For people who don’t find…

JSWCD moves into new digs

Jackson Soil and Water Conservation Service, along with the Farm Service Agency and Natural Resources Conservation Service, moved into their new facility and held their open house on Feb. 25.  The new building is located on Alder Street in Central Point; the building formerly housed the headquarters of the Grange Coop. The three agencies were…

Eagles head to state wrestling tournament


thirteen wrestlers from Eagle Point High School left at 9 a. m. this morning for the state wrestling tournament in Portland.  the eagles stand a good chance of finishing well up in the rankings, having blown out the competition during the divisional tournament just a couple of weeks earlier.  Results as soon as they become…

Eagle Point wrestlers heading for the state tournament.

Eagle Point Wrestlers heading for the state tournament coming in March

left to right: Eddie Perez-Rivera, Alek Callahan (back), Hunter Hoeptner, Loren Denn (back), Sean Freeman, Mikey Johnson, James McCoy (back), Levi Pomeroy, Blaine Cloney (back), Ethan Pomeroy, Michael Hammond, Ivan Valle, Christian Torrico (furthest right).      

Ribbon cutting at Paradux Media’s new office

Dixie Nunez, Mike Frey, Kelly Congleton, Cynthia Couch and Tisha Oehmen. cutting ribbon at their Feb. 6 grand opening.