Poll Shows 70% of Oregonians Oppose Late-Term Abortions

: Poll Shows 70% of Oregonians Oppose Late-Term Abortions ORTL Introduces Late-Term Protection Bills in 2018 Session Salem, OR — Oregon Right to Life surveyed 500 likely Oregon general election voters over January 28-29, 2018. The results of the statewide poll show 70% opposition to late-term abortions.  Only 36% of Democrats still support late-term abortions….

POLICE

POLICE   1/29 Cody Chance Hanson, 32, EP.   Arrested on violation of conditional release.  Lodged JCJ. Joseph Clancy, EP.  Cited for driving uninsured and no valid operator’s license and warned for operation without required lighting equipment. 1/31 Erin Jessica Curtis, 34, EP.  Arrested on Multnomah County Circuit Court warrant for failure to appear for trespassing…

Offense Dries up in Lady Eagles Loss to Crater

Offense Dries up in Lady Eagles Loss to Crater   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   It all started so well.  

V The Lost Villages of Lost Creek Lake More about those Pears Dennis Ellingson Last time we told you about the famous Weeks Pear Orchard located on the Laurelhurst side of the river. The area of the orchards and the Weeks property lies in the group camping area of the Stewart State Park Campground.  …

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Letters

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tuna melt

By Ralph McKechnie Of the Indepenent One of the really great sandwiches I remember from the old hometown-many years ago was a Tuna Melt.  It came from a little hole in the wall restaurant  was so packed with folks during the noon rush hour that you had to make a reservation just to get standing…

ady Eagles Rally Late for Come-From-Behind Win

Lady Eagles Rally Late for Come-From-Behind Win   By Tim O’Sullivan For the Independent   Sometimes, it comes from where you don’t expect it. On a team where upperclassmen gain most of the minutes, sophomore Andrea Flores came through with several key plays in a 46-42 come-from-behind home win against league opponent North Eugene on…

House GOP statement on cap and trade hearing

House GOP statement on cap and trade hearing California-style cap and trade legislation would increase cost of living for Oregonians   Salem, Ore. – House Energy and Environment Committee Vice-Chair E. Werner Reschke (R-Klamath Falls) issued the following statement on today’s hearing on the HB 4001, Democrats’ cap and trade legislation:   “Our committee would…

FFA Proficiency night

On January 31st, District Proficiency Night was held at Eagle Point High School. Every member applying for a Proficiency in the Southern Oregon District was interviewed, and after careful consideration, Delegates, one from each chapter, selected winners. I’d like to congratulate Alyson Scheffler on placing first with her Ag Sales Proficiency. She’s headed to State!…

Jackson County Farm Bureau   According to Jackson County Farm Bureau president, Pat Fumasi, the next meeting of the Farm Bureau will be held at Elmer’s Restaurant in Medford on February, 20, beginning at 7 p.m.  Those wishing to may join the group at 6 p.m. for dinner prior to the meeting. Fumasi has announced…

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