Ethan Jostad Service

The service for Ethan has been moved to the inside of Applegate Christian Fellowship. It will be from 5-6:30 pm on Sat. Aug. 13.

Search & Rescue combs Applegate area for missing man

{gallery}/06_28_11/houston{/gallery}The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue team is actively searching for a missing Klamath Falls man. On Thursday, June 30, 2011 Steven Houston, 12-22-40 of Klamath Falls, dropped his wife off at the Rogue Valley Mall and told her he would be gone most of the day. His plans were to head towards…

Lady Wolverine varsity is undefeated

The Shady Cove Lady Wolverines basketball teams opened their season with games against Harvest, St. Mary’s, and Applegate.  The JV team traveled to Medford for a tough game against a very experienced Harvest team.  The girls learned a lot and played tough, never giving up, though greatly mismatched.  Both teams then hosted St. Mary’s on…

Wolverines meet the challenge against the Crusaders

Last week the Shady Cove Wolverine Volleyball team took on Applegate and St. Mary’s teams. Monday the 8th grade Varsity, together with 6th grade JV players Kristin Sweem and Kira Hess, traveled to Applegate, winning all three games. The blue team then took on the mid-level St.Mary’s team in a non-conference matchup Wednesday. Shady Cove…

High water precautions

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers cautions rafters, anglers and irrigators to be aware of unusually high water levels in the Rogue and Applegate rivers. “A series of storms over the next several days could increase releases from Lost Creek Dam up to 5,000 cubic feet per second and up to 2,000 cfs from Applegate…

Corps takes step to retain Lost Creek Lake water

Lost Creek and Applegate lakes may not completely fill this year, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. This would be the first time in eight years that Lost Creek has not filled. “Rainfall and snowpack this year has been lower than normal,” said Laurie Rice, a Corps hydraulic engineer who supervises reservoir regulation…

Blossom Flury-House

Blossom was born March 12, 1909, at Scotts Bar, CA. While she was born Susan Carolyn Head, her mother always call her "Blossom". By the age of one her family moved to the Applegate area. She graduated from school in Jacksonville and went on to receive a teaching degree from Southern Oregon Normal, which is…

Geneva R. Fuerst

Geneva R. Fuerst, 47, of White City, died March 25,2008 at home.      She was born Aug. 26, 1960 in Maywood, Calif. She married Carl G. Fuerst and they came to Oregon in 1990.     They opened Mom’s Kitchen restaurant in White City which later became The Lighthouse Café. They sold the business and…