Author: Daniel Mancuso

Life in the Valley of Riches

Well, we have another letter to the editor this week questioning my honor and my willingness to fight against censorship and political corruption, so I wanted to clear up some misunderstandings that are circulating around the county.The Josephine County Commissioners voting to move county public notices from the Daily Courier[Read More…]

Life in the Valley of Riches

The Josephine County Commissioners are voting Jan. 18 on whether or not to make the Illinois Valley News the paper of record for Josephine County. Currently, we are the paper of record for the city of Cave Junction, Illinois Valley Fire District, Kerby Water District, Illinois Valley Soil and Water[Read More…]

Janice L. “Jan” Rodriguez

Janice L. “Jan” Rodriguez March 17, 1944 – Dec. 26, 2022 Cherished wife and mother, Janice L. “Jan” Rodriguez, 78, died at home in Clark, Wyo., where she had lived for 12 years, on Tuesday morning, Dec. 26, with her loving husband, Bob, at her bedside. She had dealt with[Read More…]

Life in the Valley of Riches

Another year in the books, and I must thank all of you for supporting your community newspaper. Many of you might not know this, but cities without newspapers have lower bond ratings. Yes, by supporting your local paper you are actually ensuring your tax dollars go further.This year I took[Read More…]

Life in the Valley of Riches

I would like to give a big thank you to all the folks who donated their time and or money to pull off the community Thanksgiving dinner hosted by The Replay. The Replay staff worked hard and supplied food along with Trillium Bakery. As I watched Courtney Arts and Laura[Read More…]

Life in the Valley of Riches

With Thanksgiving this week, I am reminded of all the things I have in life that I should be thankful for.I am thankful we have a roof over our heads; our home is warm in the winter and dry in the rainy season. Even though we don’t have air conditioning[Read More…]