Leaking water tank a concern

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The Eagle Point City Council met in a special workshop to discuss the leaking of one of the tanks that provide the city with water. The 3.6 million gallon tank was built in late 1996 and has been leaking ever since.  Now that the city has the new 4 million gallon tank online it is…

Pendulum dowsing workshop

Come and join the Jackson County Happy Dowsers to explore the many different ways pendulum dowsing can be applied. Using dowsing can assist you in making your life easier, more enjoyable and healthier. It will be held on Saturday, Feb. 11, from 10 to 12 noon in building 223 at the VA Rehabilitation Center, 8495…

New SC deputy, water workshop Jan. 12

Though there’s been little rain in the area lately January is still a very wet month for Shady Cove, as they start the new year by diving into an ongoing issue. The Jan. 5 Shady Cove Council study session centered on a presentation given by Larry Menteer and Ivan Gall from the Oregon Water Resources…

Crowd at D9 budget review on transportation

{gallery}11_15_11/occupy{/gallery}On Wednesday, Nov. 9, a group of people, estimated at approximately 100, answered the call of the Eagle Point Education Association to gather at the District- 9 school board workshop and meeting.  Outside the meeting, representatives of the association distributed stickers and pamphlets opposing contracting transportation services.  The large numbers filled the room with standing…

Happy dowsers

The Jackson County Happy Dowsers invite everyone to explore the many ways pendulum dowsing can be applied. Using dowsing can assist in making life easier, more enjoyable and healthier, say those who use the method. The next workshop is Saturday, Nov. 12, from 10-12 n in building 223 at the VA Rehabilitation Center, 8495 Hwy….

Shady Cove planning discussed two very different issues during workshop

Sometimes in life you can act immediately and confidently based on given information. Sometimes you need more information to reflect on before you can move forward.  The Shady Cove Planning Commission discussed two divergent issues during their September 8 workshop, each falling into one of those above categories. The issue which got immediate  direction  was…

SOHS to visit Lake Creek, discuss history and changes

SOHS invites you to participate in a Community Forum during the Community Potluck at the Lake Creek Historical Society on Tuesday, Sept. 20,  at 5:30 p.m. at the Lake Creek Historical Society, 1739 So .Fork Little Butte Creek Road. What do you feel are the most pressing and preoccupying changes that Lake Creek faces today? …

District 9 to continue intra-mural sports

The date for the July District 9 Board of Directors meeting was moved from its normal 2nd Wednesday to the 2nd Monday after learning not all board members could attend on the normal meeting date. Primary items in the workshop included middle school sports, bus depreciation, technology and how a school should be named. Superintendent…

D9 student costs

School District 9 will hold a budgeting workshop Wednesday, Sept. 22 at 6 p.m. in the board room to talk about the cost per student. And there will be an update on the new elementary school plans. The public is encouraged to come, hear the discussion and submit questions.

Pendulum dowsing

Learn how many different ways pendulum dowsing can be applied by attending this free workshop. Dowsing can assist in making your life easier, more enjoyable and healthier. The next workshop is Saturday, Set. 11, 10-12n in room 155C, Building 222, at the Domiciliary. For information call Rose 541-326-0143.

D9 budget even tight, but no staff or days cut at this time

The June 9 District 9 Board of Directors workshop included members of the budget committee to hear the latest information on funding reductions from Interim Business Manager Dan Zaklan. Zaklan said the reductions for District 9 for next year will be $1.7 million. Over the last three years this means the district has slashed $4.7…