Applications Open To Fund Oregon Electric Mobility Projects

Nonprofits, local governments and other non-residential Pacific Power customers in Oregon are encouraged to apply for Pacific Power’s Electric Mobility Grants. More than $1.5 million will be available to help fund projects increasing electric vehicle access in Oregon. Grant funding is made possible by the Oregon Clean Fuels Program, which[Read More…]

State Launches Delinquent Taxpayer List

On July 14, the Oregon Department of Revenue (DOR) will publish a list of delinquent taxpayers on the department’s website. DOR will post the names of people and businesses who owe at least $50,000 in unpaid taxes to the state. Taxpayers can avoid appearing on the list by paying their[Read More…]

High Temperatures Shock City Water Treatment Plant

During the week when Southern Oregon experienced its first summer-like temperatures, the city of Rogue River’s Water Treatment Plant, which has to prepare water for fire prevention in and around the city, is stymied. “We’re having trouble at the water plant again,” City Recorder Carol Weir, presenting information to the[Read More…]

REACh Students Learn Plants At Ag Day

Students from seventh grade on down to kindergarten got to plant all manner of fruits, vegetables and flowers during Ag Day at River’s Edge Academy Charter School’s Evans Valley campus at the Evans Valley Educational Center on Tues., May 23. Everything from strawberries to radishes and cucumbers and marigolds and[Read More…]

Ward(s) Creek Workshop Saturday

Niki Murphy, the project manager for the Ward Creek Restoration Project, presented a letter sent to all property owners along the creek within the Rogue River city limits at the May 18 Council workshop. Murphy said she had already received positive comments on her plans to help perform a field[Read More…]