Dutch Bros Coffee co-founder Travis Boersma (right) has handed over the title of CEO to the company's current president, Joth Ricci (left). Boersma will be the company's executive chairman. Boersma and Ricci are seen here in 2019.
By Scott Stoddard of the Daily Courier
With a seven-sentence announcement posted to the online professional networking platform LinkedIn, Dutch Bros Coffee co-founder Travis Boersma passed the CEO torch he has carried for 20-plus years to the company's current president, Joth Ricci.
Boersma's new title at Dutch Bros is executive chairman. Read More »
Karlee Touey (left) is guarded by Makyla Pedersen at practice Thursday at the Dutch Bros Soccer Complex in Grants Pass. Touey and Pedersen are two of the top returners for a North Valley girls soccer team that must replace six seniors.
By Ehsan Kassim of the Daily Courier
For seniors Makyla Pedersen and Eva Smith, Paul Williams will be their third head coach in high school.
None of that has stopped the North Valley girls soccer team from succeeding.
The Knights are 39-7-3 the last three seasons. They've reached at least the state quarterfinals each year.
"We have been set up good by the previous teams," Pedersen said. "Now we get the opportunity as seniors to set an example, even in this last-minute season." Read More »
Rogue Community College faculty and staff will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccination starting May 1, spurring further reopening considerations for RCC administrators.
RCC staff's vaccine eligibility comes as part of Gov. Kate Brown's announcement on Friday that Oregon public and private college and university staff are among the front-line workers eligible to receive the vaccine beginning May 1. Read More »
To help keep our readers entertained during the corona-virus live entertainment slowdown, we're offering five ideas for fun in the coming week:
1) HAVE A MOVIE BUFF WEEKEND. The Golden Globe Awards are tonight (Sunday) on NBC beginning with what was once red carpet coverage, and is now a preview show, at 4 p.m. with the awards beginning at 5 p.m. 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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Are you looking to buy a car, truck, SUV or RV? The Daily Courier's Dealer Bargains are a great place to start your search. Each week you can see all the best deals from dealers right here in Southern Oregon.
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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.
Click here to take a look at our mountains
Many entertainment venues are closed in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Some events are being held online. All are subject to last-minute rescheduling due to ever-changing measures to help control the spread of the coronavirus.
Call or check online before heading to in-person events.