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Tee Tattler

Hello from the Illinois Valley Country Club golf course.In this week’s action, the Men’s twilight league is going very well, we finally have enough scores to establish handicaps, so next week I will have the standings.-Thursday afternoon Ladies League had a nice number of gals out and they enjoyed the[Read More…]

Good Shepherd Lutheran

Go Make Disciples – Matthew 28:16-20“Make disciples of all nations,” means all of us are invited to follow Jesus, no matter who we are, where we’re from, what we once believed, or what we’ve done.But how do we make disciples? How do we make someone like Jesus? Do we simply[Read More…]

RCC to celebrate 52nd commencement June 17

Jackson and Josephine counties – The 52nd Rogue Community College (RCC) Commencement will be held at the RCC Redwood Campus in Grants Pass at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 17, 2023.RCC will confer 479 degrees and 158 certificates. Forty-five students will also receive theirGED® diploma at this year’s ceremony.GED® students will[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.) *Publisher’s Note: For decades, Illinois Valley News has published our unique version of the log entries from[Read More…]

Free home energy assessments through IVCanDO

Illinois Valley Community Development Organization and Energy Trust of Oregon are partnering together to help residents of the Illinois Valley save on their energy bill.Energy Trust is a nonprofit committed to helping people upgrade to cleaner, more affordable energy improvements in their homes and businesses. Customers of Pacific Power and[Read More…]

Letters to the editor

Illinois Valley News welcomes letters to the editor. Please e-mail them to 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 The latter need not be published, but[Read More…]


___________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Betty Jo Steward, 83, of Cave Junction, died May 27, 2023 at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. Betty was born April 16, 1940 in San Jose, Calif. and moved to Oregon with her parents when she was eight years old in 1948. She married Melvin Steward Aug. 22, 1956[Read More…]

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