From the Mayor's Desk

From the mayor’s desk: by Meadow Martell

I wasn’t sure what to write about this week. Then just when I was feeling overconfident that we would get through the summer season without a wildfire or much smoke, the Rum Creek Fire expanded, and the wind conspired to slam the Illinois Valley. My heart aches for the land, the Rogue River, and the people who have had to evacuate. It was just a little over a year ago that I spent . . .

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