Josephine County code enforcement officials are reporting that they have identified nearly 900 illegal marijuana growing operations in the county, far fewer than previously estimated.
In a May 14 report to the county Board of Commissioners, obtained via a public records request by the Daily Courier, code enforcement supervisor Denise Montijo said there were 879 verified illegal grow sites in the county. Read More »
Courtesy of The Great Race A 1918 LaFrance Speedster, which is expected to compete this year, rolls to the finish line during the 2016 race in California. This year's race begins this weekend and is stopping in Grants Pass on Wednesday evening.
Some special tourists are coming on Wednesday as drivers, navigators and crew members of The Great Race 2019 will arrive beginning about 5 p.m. at a finish line at Sixth and G streets in Grants Pass.
City officials are urging locals to come down to welcome the teams and enjoy chatting with them and admiring their antique vehicles.
The event, with a total $150,000 in prizes, will bring 150 of the most fit and fine vintage cars to town. 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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