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Good Shepherd Lutheran

Luke 18:9-14A Pharisee and a Tax Collector went to the temple in Jerusalem to pray, but they went there for very different reasons. The Pharisee was at the temple to show others how good he was. And when he arrived, he walked up to the front and stood before his[Read More…]

Reused glamour at the Upcycle Contest

On Oct. 14, the Cave Junction Farmers’ Market and Southern Oregon Guild held the seventh annual Upcycle Art and Furniture contest, a competition designed to showcase local artists’ ability to repurpose ordinary objects into extraordinary art pieces. Participants were encouraged to use the full scope of their artistic capabilities, and[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.) Sunday, Oct. 16*A hawk-eyed citizen caught a fishy-looking character at Osprey Day Use as he looked in[Read More…]

Acorn Fest highlights cultural diversity

The annual Acorn Festival and scarecrow competition, an event held by the Cultural & Ecological Enhancement Network, was brought to the Kerby Belt Building Oct. 22. Despite the sprinkle of much-needed rain that occurred partway through the festival, attendees seemed to be enjoying the selection of information and artistic wares[Read More…]


Kathleen V. (Wallace) Welch, 67, of Cave Junction, died Oct. 10, 2022 at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center.Kathleen was born Nov. 22, 1954 in Grants Pass. Her childhood years were spent in the Jerome Prairie area. She attended all local schools. In 1981 she married George Welch. They lived in[Read More…]

Save the date

Oct. 31**Trunk-Or-Treat – Community Bible Church 113 So. Caves Ave. 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. In the back parking lot. Nov. 3**Four Way Community Foundation’s 16th annual Celebration of Community Spirit Dinner and the presentation of the Distinguished Service Award to Brenda Patton, Thursday, November 3, 5:30-8 PM at Evergreen Bank’s[Read More…]