SENIOR OF THE MONTH FOR AUGUST 2017

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SENIOR OF THE MONTH FOR AUGUST 2017     Our Senior of the Month for August is Larry Baldridge!  He is the manager for Food and Friends that serves meals from the Eagle Point Senior Center every weekday all year long.  They will be serving nearly 10,000 meals per year out of the Senior Center…

The Lost Villages of Lost Creek Lake

The Lost Villages of Lost Creek Lake   Old Crater Lake Hwy and the Evergreen Ranch – Part One Dennis Ellingson As we all know Highway 62 is a scenic highway especially from Eagle Point on North. From the bridge just after Casey State Park to Peyton Bridge is a very pretty drive but built…

Judges choices from July 4 parade

Winners of the judging from the July 4 parade in Eagle Point:  A panel of judges sat on the same podium as the announcers of the parade, which gave them a great vantage point to view all parade entries.  Here are the categories and winners:

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Creepy Crawlies with Christy 071217 By Christy Pitto For The Independent  

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Senator Linthicum newsletter

State law proved to be no match for Senate Democrats’ desire to illegally pass a $22.8 million-dollar tax hike in the House last week. Senate Bill 28 was passed in the House and will spike taxes at least $22.8 million in the two upcoming budget cycles. Our Republican legislators universally voted against the tax increase…

Senator Linthicum newsletter

State law proved to be no match for Senate Democrats’ desire to illegally pass a $22.8 million tax hike in the House, this week. Senate Bill 28 was passed in the House and will spike taxes at least $22.8 million in the two upcoming budget cycles. Republicans universally voted against the tax increase and made…

Milestones and Celebrations

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Milestones and Celebrations By Lynn Leissler For the Independent “Nana, what are you doing for your birthday?” I had no big plans.   “Well then, I’m going to give you a party.” And so Renee did. The planning went on for weeks, buoyed by help from adult friends. Carroll catered, with Peggy, Judee, Sue and…

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Herbs and Wild Edibles New Foraging Finds (June or July 2017) Dennis Ellingson Just North of Agate Road and Lynn Road in Eagle Point is a new place we discovered to have an outing. It is just up from the junction off to the left towards the Rogue River. We do walking outings nearly every…

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Rogue Valley Powwow

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By Ralph McKechnie Of the Independent The 20th annual Rogue Valley Veteran’s Powwow was held at the V. A. SORCC baseball field on June 3-4.  The Powwow is intended as a healing service for veterans, honoring them for their service and thanking them for the freedom they have fought to win for their country.  The…

The State of Eagles Athletics

The State of Eagles Athletics By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   The 2016-17 Eagle Point athletic programs no doubt had their share of heartbreaking losses, spoiling what could have been remarkable seasons. However, the fact those teams and individuals even got to the point of having heartbreaking losses, shows a dramatic improvement from years…