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Gilbert Resigns From RR Advisory Committee

The City of Rogue River is losing one of its most involved voices in city government. Francis Gilbert, the long-time chairman of the City Advisory Committee, has resigned. The committee has served as a sounding board on city issues for area residents who live outside the Rogue River city limits.[Read More…]

Evans Valley Fire District #6 Fundraiser

The Evans Valley Fire District #6 fundraiser was successful with its first fundraiser at a new location: Rogue Pub and Putt in Rogue River. The parking lot in front of the location was full, as was the Rogue River Library and other parking areas nearby. The line to enter the[Read More…]

Headlines & Highlights for June 5, 2024

JUNE 7, 2023 In relaying the news that the Class of 2023 at South Valley Academy, the hybrid online/brick-and-mortar school in the Rogue River School District, had 18 graduates, Morgan Cottle, the school’s principal from its beginning in 2018, quipped that “There was a time not long ago we didn’t[Read More…]

Packer’s Cabin Vandalized

Recently discovered by US Forest Service personnel, Packer’s Cabin, a historic Forest Service cabin located on the Gold Beach Ranger District of the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, has been broken into and vandalized. This quaint, historic 3-bedroom cabin is located approximately 1.5 hours from Brookings. The damage to the cabin[Read More…]

It’s National Fishing And Boating Week

We’re in the middle of National Fishing and Boating Week, an annual observation and celebration of the benefits these two recreational pursuits provide to individuals and the economy. Whether you’re an experienced angler or casting for the first time, there’s so much to learn and enjoy. Those of us who’ve[Read More…]

Rogue River Library’s June Events

By David Haywood Rogue River Branch Manager Though summer hasn’t officially arrived, summer reading at JCLS has! This year’s theme is Read, Renew, Repeat. Read books, attend programs, share your progress, and win prizes. It’s simple and fun for all ages. That’s right, Summer Reading isn’t just for kids; it’s[Read More…]

Annual Summer Reading Challenge!

Jackson County Library Services (JCLS) is excited to launch its annual summer reading program! The program began on June 1. People of all ages are encouraged to join the fun from June through August. This summer’s theme highlights conservation as a movement and reading as a way to better ourselves.[Read More…]