Author: Rogue River Press

Matts-Trask Obituary

DANIEL MATTS-TRASK, age 54, of Rogue River, died February 13, 2024. Danny was born at Lake Tahoe, March 10, 1969, and graduated from high school in 1987. He enlisted in the Army in 1987, and served until 1991 as a paratrooper, with a honorable discharge. He also served four years[Read More…]

Be Wary Of Romance Scams This Valentine’s Day

Romance scams can happen any time of year, but with Valentine’s Day this week, the Oregon Division of Financial Regulation (DFR) is warning people to watch their wallets when it comes to online romance. A romance scam happens when a scammer uses a fake online identity to gain a person’s[Read More…]

ODOT Construction Report

JACKSON COUNTY INTERSTATE 5 (Pacific Highway), Exit 24 (Phoenix), Jackson County curb ramps, Phase 2A ($1.4 million) This project will replace ADA sidewalk curb ramps in Jackson County. Construction will take place at and around I-5 Exit 24 (Phoenix). Work areas will be located on both sides of the interchange[Read More…]

Immunizations Update Before Feb. 21

Parents And Caregivers Must Provide Schools And Childcare Facilities With Kids’ Vaccine Records With the Feb. 21 deadline fast approaching for updating kids’ vaccinations, the Oregon Immunization Program (OIP) reminds parents and caregivers that their children may miss out on school or childcare if their records on file show missing[Read More…]

Oregon The Valentine State

On February 14, 1859, Oregon officially became the 33rd state in the union, the result of a process that began even before the first large wagon trains traveled the Oregon Trail beginning in 1843. Americans living in the Oregon Country sought a legal connection to the United States, which would[Read More…]