Author: Brian Mortensen

Middle School JV Teams Split Pair

The Rogue River Jr. Sr. High middle-school-level junior varsity girls’ basketball team split a pair of game last week, while the Junior Chieftain varsity lost their only game of the week. The Junior Chieftain junior varsity (3-3) lost at New Hope Christian 15-2 in Grants Pass on Wed., Jan. 30,[Read More…]

Chief Girls Win Last Regular Season Meet

With two champions and two third-place finishes and without two of their top wrestlers, the Rogue River Jr. Sr. girls’ wrestling team won a girls-only tournament for the second time this season, taking the Gold Beach Panthers Coastal Clash on Sat., Feb. 3. With their six wrestlers, Chieftains won with[Read More…]

Chiefs Have Chances Right Up To End

The Rogue River Jr. Sr. High boys’ basketball team can hold on to the fact that there remain two more chances to pick up one, maybe two, Far West League victories before the season is out. The Chieftains can hang their hats on the fact that they scored the most[Read More…]

City Beginning Steps Toward Online Bill Pay

City Administrator Ryan Nolan said the city is now beginning to update its computer system, an upgrading that will include online bill payment for city services at the City Council Workshop session on Thurs., Feb. 1. The first step is the most basic, bringing the system to include the current[Read More…]

Rogue River Half, Watson 5K Discontinued

On a winter’s morning every February for 16 years, the most devoted and hardiest runners in the Rogue Valley were somewhere near the Depot Street Bridge for the Rogue River Half Marathon and its companion race, the Alyssa Watson five-kilometer race. The weather in February in Rogue River, which is[Read More…]

New Engineer Meets Council, Talks Water Projects

In the midst of a multi-phase water preservation and fire prevention project, Rogue River City Council met with its new Engineer-of-Record Loree Pryce at its Thurs., Feb. 1 workshop session. Pryce is the proprietor of Engineering Support Services, LLC, and is based in Roseburg. In the way of introducing herself[Read More…]