Glen Mitts places a metal floor beam onto the 112-foot-long platform extending from the new pavilion at Riverside Park, in preparation for Boatnik that starts on Thursday. The pavilion and platform will house the VIP sponsor area.
By Jeff Duewel of the Daily Courier
The blasting boat engines, the fireworks' glare above the Rogue River, the party in the park and epic downtown parade — it must be Boatnik weekend.
The 61st edition of the biggest annual event in Grants Pass runs Thursday through Monday at Riverside Park, with the carnival kicking things off at 1 p.m. Thursday. Read More »
Hidden Valley sophomore Sam Vidlak (left) and freshman Isaac Hill have had a record breaking year to lead the Mustangs to the Class 4A state playoffs. Vidlak broke the team record for hits in a season and Hill is on pace to break the school's ERA and strikeout records. Hidden Valley will play host to Valley Catholic in a first-round game today, at 4:30 p.m. in Murphy.
By Ehsan Kassim of the Daily Courier
MURPHY — Experience often matters in high school baseball.
There are also times where true talent finds a way to win out without experience.
Two underclassmen have broken or are on the verge of breaking Hidden Valley records. Freshman Isaac Hill and sophomore Sam Vidlak have shined throughout the season as they helped lead the Mustangs to a No. 4 seed in the Class 4A state playoffs. Read More »
In two of Tuesday's local school board races, one incumbent and one challenger emerged victorious.
In the Three Rivers School Board race for Zone 2, incumbent Danny York defeated Judy Ahrens, who had a history of taking controversial stances on various issues while serving on a school board in California. York defeated Ahrens by a margin of 54.4% to 44.6%. 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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