The Grants Pass City Council took another step on Tuesday toward solidifying accessory dwelling units as a path toward solving the local housing shortage.
The units, referred to as ADUs, are smaller homes that are set off from the primary residence of a property. Sometimes known as mother-in-law apartments, granny flats, garage conversions, or even just guest homes, they can be up to 1,000 square feet. Read More »
Grants Pass senior Ahdra Klingler (11) pulls up for a shot in front of Roseburg's Rylee Russell (40) and Sarah Lake (30) on Tuesday in a Southwest Conference game at Heater-Newman Memorial Gymnasium. Klingler scored 35 points in the victory.
By Ben Maki of the Daily Courier
In what may be her final game at Heater-Newman Memorial Gymnasium, Ahdra Klingler cemented her name into the lore of the 21-year-old facility.
The Grants Pass senior scored 35 points as the Cavers clubbed Roseburg 69-24 on Tuesday in a Southwest Conference game.
"This was a special night for a special player," Grants Pass coach Scott Wakefield said. Read More »
Patrick Lee has been named the new superintendent of the Rogue River School District. Lee is a Rogue River High School grad former Chieftain and currently serves as the superintendent of the Camas Valley School District.
By Zoe Morgan of the Daily Courier
ROGUE RIVER — This fall the Rogue River School District will have a new superintendent, and he already considers the district home.
Patrick Lee graduated from Rogue River High School in 1989 and will now return 30 years later as the district's superintendent.
Lee has worked exclusively in the Camas Valley School District for around 25 years. He has served as the district's superintendent for the past five and a half years. Read More »
In North Valley High School's production of "Fools," Leon (Drew Hogan, left) watches incredulously as Dr. Zubritsky (Nik Johnson, right) tries to open a jar of beets as his wife Lenya (Olivia Johnston) looks on with support.
By Kathleen Alaks of the Daily Courier
The North Valley High School drama department ends its production season on a silly note with Neil Simon's comic fable. "Fools."
The comedy plays at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and again March 1 and 2. Tickets are $4-$5.
"Fools" is set in a mythical Ukrainian village, where a schoolteacher named Leon (played by Drew Hogan) lands in town to start a new teaching job. Read More »
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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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