Author: Stacy Byrne

PUBLIC NOTICE – May 1, 2024

__________________________________________________________________________________________________ NOTICE OF BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Three Rivers / Josephine County Unit Joint School District, Josephine County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year of July 1, 2024, to June 30, 2025, will be held at Three[Read More…]

Crawlies with Cri: western spotted skuNK

The striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis)and the western spotted skunk (Spilogale gracilis) This week’s crawly is an adorable little stinker. Meet our local skunks – the striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis) and the western spotted skunk (Spilogale gracilis).Both our skunk species are in the Family Mephitidae which contains the four species of[Read More…]

Lightning starts new wildfires but moist air aids crews battling blazes in rural NorCal

HAMBURG, Calif. (AP) — Weekend lightning strikes ignited new wildfires near a complex of blazes that have been burning since last week through the Klamath National Forest near California’s border with Oregon, authorities said Monday.The lightning on Sunday accompanied heavy rain showers that caused mudslides that closed parts of State[Read More…]

Life in the Valley of riches

As Labor Day approaches it wouldn’t be the same if the Valley was not filled with smoke.On Aug. 17 I took a drive to the fire to get some photos. At the bug station I was told I would likely be told to turn around when I got closer, but[Read More…]

Classifieds – May 3, 2023

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Classifieds – 4-4-2023

SERVICES FREE high speed internet for those that qualify. Government program for recipients of select programs incl. Medicaid, SNAP, Housing Assistance, WIC, Veterans Pension, Survivor Benefits, Lifeline, Tribal. 15 GB internet service. Bonus offer: Android tablet FREE with one-time $20 copay. Free shipping & handling. Call Maxsip Telecom today! 1-877-390-0458.[Read More…]

RCC & SOU team up for Innovation Jam event

JACKSON AND JOSEPHINE COUNTIES – Rogue Community College (RCC) and Southern Oregon University (SOU) are joining forces to inspire the next generation of creative problem solvers in the region’s first-ever Innovation Jam.Slated for March 11, the Innovation Jam will challenge college students in Southern Oregon to design solutions to some[Read More…]