Daniel Salazar, 16, chooses not to watch as Teresa Quick administers human papillomavirus and meningococcal inoculations at Siskiyou Community Health Center. "He's all caught up to date with a person his age," Quick says. "The second one hurt a little bit," Salazar added.
By Zoe Morgan of the Daily Courier
With some of the lowest vaccination rates in the state, Josephine County may be primed for a measles outbreak similar to the one afflicting Vancouver, Washington.
"A measles outbreak is actually one of my biggest concerns in Josephine County because of how infectious it is," Josephine County Public Health Director Michael Weber said. Read More »
ROGUE RIVER — The Rogue River School District will have a new superintendent in the fall, and the school board has narrowed it down to two candidates.
On Tuesday afternoon, the school board selected Patrick Lee and Aaron Miller as the two finalists to become the district's new superintendent. Lee is currently superintendent of the Camas Valley School District, while Miller is superintendent of the Vernonia School District. Read More »
JIM INGRAHAM A canoe rests at Lemolo Lake just before sunrise.
Jim Ingraham's "The Canoe" is the Caveman Camera Club's image of the month for January.
"This image was taken at Lake Lemolo in Oregon last June. It was shot just before sunrise," Ingraham says. "I was attracted to the stillness of the scene and the way the warm tone of the boat stood out against the blues and greens of the background."
Ingraham shot the image with a Nikon D850 and Sigma 24-105 lens at 48mm, F16 at 1/30th second and ISO 800, tripod mounted. 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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