Author: Annette McGee Rasch

Animal Shelter on May ballot

Annette McGee RaschIVN Senior Contributing Writer The Josephine County Animal Shelter is literally crumbling. There are only 32 kennels – and despite a 74% increase in dog intakes in the last 9 years, no new kennels have been added since 1978. Space and safety are huge problems.“Our county is facing[Read More…]

Attention low-income seniors: free air purifiers available!

Annette McGee RaschIVN Senior Contributing Writer Illinois Valley Wellness Resources, a local nonprofit organization with a mission of helping senior and disabled individuals stay comfortably in their own homes, is giving away new air purifiers to those who qualify.Illinois Valley Wellness Resources Programs Director Laura Mancuso submitted a grant application[Read More…]