SHERIFF 1-17-17

SHERIFF  1-17-17   1/4 Aaron Jovan Criss, 34, Onyx St, EP.  Attempting to elude/vehicle and reckless driving. 1/6 Ryan George Edward Friend, 24, Falcon St, WC.  Parole violation, DUII/alcohol.  Released on own recognizance. Linzi Brianne Deavilla, 27, Coloma St, WC.  Possession of a controlled substance/meth, DUII/drug and reckless driving.   Released on own recognizance. Jacob Lane…

Police report

POLICE  1-17-17   1/1 Robert Johnson, WC.  Cited for speed violation, 39/25. Kody Harvey, EP.  Cited for expired registration and warning for unsignaled or unlawful turn. 1/4 Mallory McNamer, WC.  Cited for driving uninsured and driving while suspended. 1/5 Tyler Culbertson, 30, EP.  Arrested and cited for theft 3 and criminal trespass. Trenton Pethtel, EP. …

Shady Cove’s Upper Rogue Moose Lodge

Moose easter celebration

  Shady Cove’s Upper Rogue Moose Lodge By Marla Allison & Judy Hull For the Independent The Moose Lodge is a familiar landmark in Shady Cove and the members of the lodge would like residents to know just how much they care about our local community.  

EPID elects officers for 2017

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent Eagle Point Irrigation District is faced with a very different problem this week compared to what they have had for most of the last five or so years.  They have a bit too much water,c

EP Swears in Mayor and Councilors

EP Swears in Mayor and Councilors By Lynn Leissler For the Independent There’s something heartwarming about Small Town America when individuals contribute their time, energy, experience and knowledge to an important job for no pay. So it is with the mayor and councilors in Eagle Point.

Bruce the dog missing

bruce the dog

One of our neighbors has a missing dog. His name is Bruce and he is a 23 lb. brown weiner dog. He went missing a few days ago near the pipeline at Mill Creek Rd. He doesn’t have a tag on because it fell off in the snow but does have a light green collar…


- BREAKING NEWS – TESLA-SOLARCITY MERGER MEANS HUGE ENERGY SAVINGS FOR HOMEOWNERS ***************************************************************   The Merger of 2016 – Genius Elon Musk Combines Solar Panels and Storage Batteries   TESLA and recently acquired SolarCity have teamed up to create a new way to significantly reduce U.S. reliance on fossil fuels.   TESLA’S mission has always…

Prospect Tri-tip dinner postponed

Hi Everyone,   It has been decided to postpone the Tri-Tip Dinner scheduled for the 21st  of January until April due to the adverse weather and illness we have been experiencing.   That being said the meeting planned Wednesday at 10:30 has also been cancelled. We will however still be having lunch at noon if…

SHERIFF 1-10-16

SHERIFF  1-10-16   12/29 Cameron Michael Rohde, 29, Falcon St, WC. Theft 1 x 3, theft 2, theft 3, trespass 1, trespass 2, criminal mischief 2, criminal mischief 3, burglary 1, burglary 2, attempting to elude/vehicle, and failure to appear for conspiracy to commit burglary 2, burglary 2, criminal mischief 2, false information, and concealed…

News from the Oregon Hunters Association

News from the Oregon Hunters Association   For Immediate Release Jan. 2, 2017 Contact: Duane Dungannon, (541) 772-7313 Vince Oredson, (541) 826-8774   OHA Funds 120-Acre Habitat Project in Jackson County   The Oregon Hunters Association grant committee allocated $10,000 to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife for a wildlife forage enhancement project…

Glaucoma–learn more

Make a resolution to learn more. Every New Year, you make a list of things you will do to stay healthy so you can feel your best.