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Good Shepherd Lutheran

A Revolution of FaithGrace is a tough subject because we expect it, or even demand it. But we’re not very gracious when other people get it instead of us. Speeding tickets are a great example. An overwhelming majority of us are upset when someone else manages to get out of[Read More…]

Tee Tattler

Greetings from the Rogue Valley Airport this week as we are travelling to Mesquite Nevada for our annual pro-am in the desert.This year we have Todd, Terry, D’Lynn, Troy, Colby and Scott coming from IVCC. We are meeting another 39 golfers to play the extremely challenging desert courses. We have[Read More…]

Tales from the Rural Patrol

(Editor’s note: Factual information for ‘Tales’ is provided by the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office. All persons listed are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed.) Sunday, October 23 *Logs not available Monday, October 24 *A window was broken in a blue 2014[Read More…]

Knapp rebuts Daniel’s comments from prior issue

In the Oct. 26 issue of the IV News the front page ran an article “Daniel vs. Knapp round 2” which started “For the second time in four years Sheriff Dave Daniel is facing a challenger to his position as Josephine County sheriff. Challenger Jonathan Knapp has a number of[Read More…]

Obituaries

Jimmy H. Lewin, 61, of Cave Junction, died at his home Oct. 18.Jimmy was born March 21, 1961 in Southern California to the late Gerald Lewin and Joann Martin.He had an avid career as an auctioneer and moved to Oregon in his young adult life. In 1996 he was married[Read More…]

Letters to the Editor

Illinois Valley News welcomes letters to the editor. Please email them to laura@theivnews.com POLICY ON LETTERS:‘Illinois Valley News’ encourages letters to the editor provided they are legible and not libelous or scurrilous. All letters must be signed, including name, address and telephone number. The latter need not be published, but[Read More…]

Daniel vs. Knapp round 2

For the second time in four years Sheriff Dave Daniel is facing a challenger to his position as Josephine County sheriff. Challenger Jonathan Knapp has a number of criticisms he has leveled against Sheriff Daniel. The Illinois Valley News interviewed Knapp and then gave Daniel the opportunity to respond.What qualifies[Read More…]

Letters to the editor

Illinois Valley News welcomes letters to the editor. Please email them to laura@theivnews.com POLICY ON LETTERS:‘Illinois Valley News’ encourages letters to the editor provided they are legible and not libelous or scurrilous. All letters must be signed, including name, address and telephone number. The latter need not be published, but[Read More…]