SHERIFF 7-26-16

SHERIFF  7-26-16   7/15 Joshua Michael Kirkman, 20, Gladstone Ave, WC.  Unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, theft 1 x 3, and failure to appear for theft 2, criminal mischief and reckless driving.  Does not meet lodging criteria to stay. Brett Devon Burns, 27, EP.  Trespassing 1.  Released due to overcrowding. Eric Lee Stockton, 34,…

Shady Cove City Council Meeting 072116

Shady Cove City Council Meeting 072116 By Christy Pitto For The Independent   With both Mayor Tom Anderson and Councilor Jim Ulrich absent, the July 21 Shady Cove City Council Meeting didn’t cover any new topics or items needing a decision (though quorum was met). Staff reports advised that the most recent Music in the…

POLICE 7-26-16

POLICE  7-26-16   7/11 Keith Duvall, EP.  Cited for driving uninsured and driving while suspended. Debra George, EP.  Cited for driving uninsured and driving while suspended. 7/13 Brittany Lynn Jones, 20, EP.  Arrested on Jackson County Circuit Court warrants for failure to appear/ID theft x3 and theft 3 x 3.  Lodged JCJ. Scott Schuller, Trail. …

Do You Know? Pacific Bible College

Do You Know? Beverly McKechnie for the Independent   We have a Bible college in the Rogue Valley and it is the only Christ-centered institution of higher learning between Eugene, Oregon and Redding, California, serving Southern Oregon and Northern California. The purpose of Pacific Bible College, as stated in their literature and by their staff,…

PSA: Master food preservers

The Jackson County Master Food Preservers presents Pressure Canning: Meat, Broths, Soup Bases & Low Acid Vegetables, the fourth class in their canning and preserving series, at the OSU Extension auditorium August 13. Learn to preserve your soups, meats and broths and enjoy the convenience of pulling a jar from your cupboard on a cold…

SHERIFF 7-19-16

SHERIFF  7-19-16   7/8 David Lee Faust II, 33, Avenue G, WC.  Failure to appear for depositing trash within 100 yards of water and littering, and parole violation for identity theft.  Released due to overcrowding. 7/10 Sheila Christine Wise, 46, Avenue A, WC.  Felon in  possession of a weapon, menacing and interference with a report. …

POLICE 7-19-16

  6/30 Allen Larell Stansell,  28, Eagle Point.  Arrested on a Jackson County Circuit Court warrant for failure to appear for trespassing. Lodged JCJ. Chloe Reese, EP.  Cited for unnecessary noise. 7/1 Jason Hogue, EP.  Cited for careless driving, no accident. Gregory Lawrence, 26, EP.  Arrested and cited for theft by receiving. 7/2 Joseph Rasmussen,…

fire danger level

The fire danger level on Oregon Department of Forestry-protected lands in Jackson and Josephine counties is increasing to “high” (yellow) today, Tuesday, July 12.    

FEMA remapping may affect rates

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Some bad news may be in the offing for certain residents of Shady Cove and others who live along the banks of the Rogue River and its tributaries.

Good News at EPID

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent More good news for patrons of Eagle Point Irrigation District, according to David Ford, Manager of the District, the main canal water supply is holding good with approximately 91 cfs and this without pumping auxiliary water from the North Fork.  At the same date last year, the main canal…

Smooth Sailing in Eagle Point

Smooth Sailing in Eagle Point By Lynn Leissler For the Independent A common complaint among people about government at any level, or about organizations with governmental affiliation, is the unending bureaucracy.