Wolf spotted Hwy 140 and Meridian

According to a report from long-time Rogue Valley Rancher, Alan Pingle, there is a new resident here now. Pingle and another ranch hand witnessed a wolf stalking a herd of elk near the intersection of Meridian Road and Highway 140 on Friday, December 16.  The lone animal was first spotted at about 400 yards distance…

STAR-C boon to Alzheimer’s caregivers.

Six highly qualified Rogue Valley applicants trained last Fall by the University of Washington, received certification in the comprehensive program that dubbed them STAR-C Consultants. Prerequisites included at least a Bachelor’s Degree, plus knowledge and experience in geriatric care. In its last phase of funding through a 3-year grant from America’s Administration on Aging,  the…

Rogue Valley’s Got Talent benefit at EPHS

EPHS Speech & Debate team is putting on a community event at the Eagle Point High School called-Rogue Valley’s Got Talent (their  version of the hit TV show) on Mar.5 at 6 p.m.  It is a talent show open to the entire Rogue Valley. They are trying to bring the community together in a positive…

Snowpack stands at 108 percent in Rogue Valley

The first blast of winter hit Oregon over the Christmas holiday, but forecasters predict more to come in the months ahead. The mountain snowpack builds between now and March. Predictions are for an ample water supply for irrigation.      The odds are there might not be as much snow in the mountains as last…

Juanita "Jean" Martinson

Juanita Jean Martinson, 81, of Eagle Point, died Dec. 6. 2008.      She was born July 6, 1927, in Hereford, TX. She married Jerome "Jim" Martinson on July 6, 1947, in Santa Ana, Calif.     They moved to the Rogue Valley in 1955 and raised their family in Eagle Point. They founded and operated…

SC artist co-owner of new Ashland studio

“Rogue River Autumn”, by Linda Curtis On April 1, Joan Brown and Linda Curtis, two long time friends, artists and Rogue Valley residents opened their new studio gallery.  The Brown and Curtis Studio Gallery will be a working space for both artists.  Traditional oils, watercolors and pastels will be in some stage of development from…

Alice Marie White

Alice Marie White, 85, died on Jan. 10, 2008 at Providence Medford Medical Center after a brief illness.      She and her husband, Edward, spent their early years in many countries while he was in the Air Force.     She moved to the Rogue Valley in 1975. She loved the life she lead here…

Alice Marie White

Alice Marie White, 85, died on Jan. 10, 2008 at Providence Medford Medical Center after a brief illness. She and her husband, Edward, spent their early years in many countries while he was in the Air Force. She moved to the Rogue Valley in 1975. She loved the life she lead here and she made…

SODA throws New year's Eve party for Rogue Valley youth

As Rogue Valley youth prepare to celebrate this New Year’s Eve, members of the Southern Oregon Drug Awareness Teen Leadership Group will be taking it to the next level by throwing the biggest party of the season at Vibes Main 1 in Medford.      A variety of music will be played throughout the night…