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On Saturday July 15th local ranches Lee Bradshaw, Dalton Straus, Eugene Stanley and I met with Secretary Zinke and Congressman Greg Walden.  Lee gave them a tour of the deadwood allotment which is inside the expanded Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument.  It was a great opportunity for our voices to be heard and to showcase what the…

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To the Editor: Fire Angels A middle aged man speaking broken English had a problem.  His 1987 truck tire was flat and he didn’t have the tools to replace it with the spare.  It seems that the Ford Company changed the engineering around 2004, so only the jack prior to that time would hold the…

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To the Editor:   I subscribe to the Independent and read your editorial every week. I usually am in agreement with you. But with respect I feel you went over the line in the last paragraph of the July 4 edition of the paper. I was surprised or shocked to read that you feel such…

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Editor:   About little are climate scientists more confident than that global warming is happening at an alarming rate and that human-induced emissions of climate pollution is responsible.  This phenomenon poses an existential threat to humanity because climate projections suggest greenhouse gas emissions may dramatically compromise not only global natural systems and biodiversity, but also…

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To the editor:   President Trump’s Betrayal   President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement was another example of his failed leadership and his betrayal of his non-wealthy supporters.   Failed leadership because withdrawal does not “make America great again”; it undermines our future prosperity in multiple ways.   Betrayal of his…

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  To The Rogue Valley Community Members & Businesses, SOYP would like to say, “THANK YOU for an amazing year in 2016.” Together, we were able to help numerous youth in Southern Oregon, because of your ongoing support and contributions of redeemable cans and bottles to our Kids Can program. Grants were given to incoming…

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To the Editor:   Thank you to all businesses, volunteers and distinguished guests who supported the annual 4-H Leader’s Association Benefit Auction Dinner held March 10, 2017 at the Jackson county Expo.  We cannot individually convey our heartfelt gratitude to all who make this a successful auction event each year as the list is long. …

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To the Editor: Thank you so much for asking about my goals, if elected. I have such a passion for education and I want to see every one of our children succeed in their future goals and aspirations. I do believe that our education system plays such an important role in forming these kids’ ideas…

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To the Editor: The Paris Agreement goal Shady Cove Oregon    

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The Eagle Point Community Association would like to thank all the people that made our Easter Egg Hunt such a huge success on April 15th, 2017. The Eagle Point Senior Center –   Jim & Elizabeth Wartzok,   Joyce Beeney,   Linda Gonzaga,   Millie Wewerka,   Harry Garber,   Robin McElroy,   Lori Hathaway,   Sara & Jim Paisley for face painting…