The cost to build a new Grants Pass water treatment plant is going up. That means your water bill will be going up even more, too.
Construction of the plant that councilors are eyeing is projected to cost roughly $56 million, though other factors, including the need to lay pipe to the plant's new site, will push the total cost up considerably. Read More »
Donna Cobb (left) and ROC long-time volunteer Char Mitchell clown around as they make helium filled balloons at the ROC's annual Fall Family Festival Saturday.
By Jason McMillen of the Daily Courier
With sunny, blue skies and plenty of kid-friendly things to do, the Fall Family Festival, hosted by Reaching Our Community food pantry in Grants Pass, enjoyed a steady stream of local families Saturday.
"I liked building the airplane. I'm going to paint it blue when I get home," 5-year-old Olivia Nelson said of her new, miniature wooden prop plane built from a kit provided by The Home Depot. "Blue is my favorite color." Read More »
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival announced Friday that Executive Director Cynthia Rider has opted not to renew her contract beyond its current term and will continue to serve until an interim executive director is named. 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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