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Public Notices

CITY OF CAVE JUNCTION, CAVE JUNCTION, OREGON, ROCKYDALE WELLS RESTORATION PROJECT, INVITATION TO BIDSealed bids will be opened and publicly read at the City of Cave Junction, City Hall, 222 W. Lister Street,Cave Junction, Oregon 97523 at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, January 31, 2023, for the above referenced project. City[Read More…]

Awash in illegal marijuana, Oregon looks at toughening laws

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — In 2014, Oregon voters approved a ballot measure legalizing recreational marijuana after being told it would eliminate problems caused by “uncontrolled manufacture” of the drug. Illegal production of marijuana has instead exploded.Oregon lawmakers, who have heard complaints from police, legal growers and others, are now looking[Read More…]

Inmates to be charged for medical

Fees for county services were increased across the board at the Dec. 7 weekly business session of the Josephine County Commissioners.As is customary, two separate public hearings were held at the Anne G. Basker Auditorium-set meeting in the matter of uniform procedure for setting fees – one for the animal[Read More…]

Secretary of State battle misinformed election lawsuit

By ANNA KAMINSKI The Bend Bulletin Twelve Oregon counties, along with Secretary of State Shemia Fagan, have been named as defendants in a federal lawsuit concerned with election security.The 13 plaintiffs in the case, who are driven by the disproven theory that the 2020 election was stolen, say the counties[Read More…]

Gun range out of county hands

The Board of Josephine County Commissioners finalized the transfer of ownership of Sportsman Park, which houses a popular shooting range, at its Oct. 26 weekly business session.The deed for Sportsman Park was turned over to the nonprofit Josephine County Sportsman Association.Earlier this year, a series of contentious public hearings was[Read More…]