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December Activities At The Library

Hello Rogue River! I can’t believe that 2023 is already coming to a close. I don’t feel quite ready for 2024, but we at the library have a lot of exciting programs this December, and we’d love to finish the year in the best way: with you all. A Collage[Read More…]

Americans Flock To Bird Watching

National recreation survey results released by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service estimate that more than 96 million Americans reported closely observing, feeding or photographing birds last year. That’s more than one of every three adults following our feathered friends, and it’s the largest component of the 148.3 million people,[Read More…]

Chieftain Boys Host Rogue River Classic

For the first time in at least a decade, the Rogue River boys’ basketball program is hosting a December tournament, hearkening back to the old days when December was meant for non-conference games before teams started league play after the start of the New Year. The Rogue River Classic Tournament[Read More…]

Commissioners Approve Use Of Lines For Life Service

The Jackson County Commissioners voted to amend the contract of Dr. Steven C. Mounce, who has been serving the Jackson County Community Justice Department in providing sex offender treatment, at the board’s Nov. 29 meeting. The treatment targets individuals’ specific criminogenic needs and factors in an offender’s life that are[Read More…]

Middle School Varsity Stays Unbeaten

The Rogue River Jr. Sr. High middle-school-level boys’ basketball teams were both in action for the first time since Nov. 15 with games against Sacred Heart of Medford at home on Wed., Nov. 29, and at Prospect on Mon., Dec. 4. The varsity team won both games to remain undefeated[Read More…]

Chieftain Girls Beat Illinois Valley

Amid a season that ended at 1-22, including a 0-15 mark in the 3A Far West League, the decision was made for the Rogue River girls’ basketball team to eschew league play for at least a year and play an independent schedule. Through three games, it appears the decision was[Read More…]

Ghea Death Notice

JUDITH MARIE GHEA, age 79, of Rogue River, died November 24, 2023, at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. Arrangements with Hull & Hull Funeral Directors.