The spot fires that blew up on Sunday at the Klondike Fire near Agness are all under control as of this morning, said Kale Casey, fire spokesman.
The fire, now in its 95th day, burning near the lower Rogue River grew about 500 acres on Tuesday and is up to 172,797 acres. It's still listed at 72 percent contained. But on Tuesday the fire was mostly just creeping along, Casey said. Read More »
Illinois Valley players Alaurah Tallman (left), Ellie Rigby (center) and Mallorie Menning celebrate after defeating Rogue River 25-20, 24-26, 25-8, 25-14 in a Southern Cascade League match on Tuesday at James Martin Court.
By Ehsan Kassim of the Daily Courier
ROGUE RIVER — There have been signs of improvement for the Illinois Valley High volleyball team.
Unfortunately, the results had not gone the way the Cougars had wanted, yet.
They finally broke through on Tuesday night in a Southern Cascade League match against Rogue River at James Martin Court.
The Cougars defeated the Chieftains 25-20, 25-27, 25-8, 25-14 to even the season series. Read More »
SUSANNE HARMONY The newly remodeled kitchen of Molly and Sean Pates features a special island with storage and a wine cooler. The original design was by their uncle, John Magallon, the fifth of his family kitchens to be on the AAUW Kitchen Tour.
By Edith Decker of the Daily Courier
As she was working on the 14th annual Kitchen Tour for the American Association of University Women, Susanne Harmony, the event chair, realized Vicki and John Magallon and their extended family have been part of five of them.
"The Magallon family — we so appreciate their commitment to AAUW and for the scholarships we are able to give because of the success of the Kitchen Tour," Harmony says. Read More »
Dan Kocurek conducts the Rogue Valley Symphonic Band, which presents a Halloween themed "Deathly Hallows" concert Sunday in Ashland.
The Rogue Valley Symphonic Band, conducted by Dan Kocurek, is once again getting into the Halloween spirit with the first concert of its 30th season.
The concert, "Deathly Hallows," is being performed Sunday at 7 p.m. in the Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave. in Ashland. Children's activities, a Harry Potter Extravaganza filled with games, prizes and decorations, begin at 6 p.m. 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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