Elijah Severn, 7, gives advice to his sister Kya, 9, on a computer game they were playing Friday as big brother Ryan, 13, does his own research on the Illinois Valley library internet network.
By Zoe Morgan of the Daily Courier
In recent years, the internet has become an indispensable tool, used for everything from playing video games to submitting job applications. However, for those in the rural areas of Josephine County, high-speed internet often simply isn't available.
Now, the Josephine Community Library District is partnering with Sunny Wolf Charter School to expand high-speed internet access in Wolf Creek and the Illinois Valley. Read More »
With Duck Derby dollars used as leverage to secure a grant, the asbestos-riddled backstop of Jubilee Park's baseball diamond, was recently replaced. The upgrade highlights a host of changes coming to the park, including the construction of a second baseball field, lighting and safety improvements to the existing baseball field and perhaps even an RC car track.
By Jason McMillen of the Daily Courier
CAVE JUNCTION — New things are coming to the only city park in Cave Junction.
A second baseball field? Check.
Duck Derby improvements? Check.
What about an RC car track that theoretically could help move transients along? All but assured. Read More »
Members of the Boys and Girls Club's Junior Picasso Club (from left) Bobby Dishmon, 11, Dorothy Dishmon, 9, Zoey Hall, 11, Haydn Hall, 9, and Triniti Mounce, 13, got a sneak peek at their art, which is for sale at the Shops at 6th & G.
By Edith Decker of the Daily Courier
Several members of the new Junior Picasso Club were pretty impressed seeing their artwork up on a gallery wall Thursday as they got a sneak preview of their club art show.
A reception for Junior Picasso kids is scheduled Monday 5-6:30 p.m. at the Shops at 6th & G, thanks to Untitled 2.0 Gallery owner DeWayne Lumpkin. Read More »
Whether you're about to head out on a road trip or just want to see what the weather's like in the mountains, thedailycourier.com's Trip Check page is for you. Check out the latest pictures from Webcams throughout our region, all on one page that we've custom designed for Southern Oregonians, using Oregon Department of Transportation cameras.
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The mountains circling Grants Pass can feel like old friends that we see every day. But how much do you know about them? Ever wonder what those mountains are called, and why? The Daily Courier has compiled names and their origins, along with other information, for most of them within sight in an interactive project.
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Connor Pylant's Christmas lights display brings together two of his life's passions: technology and theater.
The 15-year-old Grants Pass High School sophomore uses computerized light controllers — four 16-channel units — to create a show of lights that flash on and off and fade to the rhythm of holiday music, and is also synchronized with a video projection of holiday images.