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  1. Guest Opinion: Legal poisons in our watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... know this to be far from the case. These poisons contaminate drinking water for wildlife and humans alike. In Cave Junction, our city water is drawn from Illinois River bankside wells and an aquifer; no tests for pesticides are carried out. In ...

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  2. Council waits on pot salesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Baker City Herald

    ... through a vote of the people. That vote could not be conducted until November 2016, Lohner said. The city of Cave Junction, with support from the League of Oregon Cities and Association of Oregon Counties, won its case for banning dispensaries in ...

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  3. Takilma Tales in Commune Country - A History of the CountercultureRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Emailwire.com

    ... came to Takilma in 1980 after her husband opened the Cave's Cobbler Shoe Repair and Birkenstock shop in Cave Junction. They bought a small piece of property on the river and built a rough wooden cabin to raise their two children in. Since then Kindi ...

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  4. Southern Oregon metals exploration bid faces heavy goingRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | Washington Times

    ... National Forest in many years. A proposal by Walt Freeman to mine nickel along Rough and Ready Creek near Cave Junction 20 years ago never came to fruition after U.S. Forest Service analysis and a series of legal battles. It won't be any easier for ...

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  5. Graduation rates for 2013 in Oregon rank worst in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | KOBI NBC5

    ... Oregon ranked number 49th. Idaho was the only state that didn't report their numbers. But in the Medford and Cave Junction school districts, 'The Big Idea', a program backed by United Way and other community partners is pushing for a 100% high ...

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  6. Oregon's largest medical marijuana grow site serves only California patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... of cities with the largest number of grow sites serving 11 or more patients. Next up: Williams, Grants pass, Cave Junction and Eagle Point, southern Oregon communities where marijuana culture and outdoor production thrive. For every patient, growers ...

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  7. Oregon Republican Party on hunt for yet another new leader after bad election yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Oregon Republican Chairman Art Robinson, seen in his Cave Junction office, is leaving his post after a disappointing year for the GOP in Oregon. But he's in the middle of a fight between two rival slates for leadership of the party.

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  8. Warmer temps roll into Brookings, OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is a meal. Brookings is a great getaway, about an hour and fifty minutes from Grants Pass past Selma, Kerby, Cave Junction and my all-time favorite town name, Gasquet. Thursday the temperature hit 64, Friday it reached 60 but with overcast skies. ...

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  9. Air stagnation sticking around the Rogue Valley until ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The National Weather Service says an air stagnation advisory will remain in effect until 10 a.m. Thursday, due to strong high pressure remaining in Southern Oregon. The advisory covers a wide area, including the cities of Roseburg, Cave Junction, Medford, Ashland and Grants Pass.

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  10. Cold temperatures will stick around through Wednesday Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Some of the season's chilliest weather is expected to stick around through Wednesday across Southern Oregon, with temperatures expected to dip into the teens overnight. The drop in temperatures is expected to affect parts of Douglas, Curry, Josephine and Jackson counties, with Medford, Ashland, Grants Pass, Glendale, and Cave Junction expected to feel the nip, according to the National Weather Service.

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  11. S. Oregon historic smokejumper base expandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... hall and bathhouse were demolished. The museum and historic district at the Illinois Valley Airport outside Cave Junction originally was made up of an administrative building and parachute loft. Now it includes a barracks, bathhouse and exercise ...

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  12. Three vehicles in 199 crashRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Triplicate.com

    ... rossed the double yellow lines and collided with a Caltrans dump truck driven by Christopher J. Conrad, 35, of Cave Junction, Ore., who was traveling south.

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  13. Three new members join OFRI boardRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Representing small landowners is Jennifer Phillippi, a fourth-generation owner and operator of Rough & Ready Lumber, a mill in Cave Junction. Her family also owns timberland.

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  14. National Forest open house to discuss road systemRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | Triplicate.com

    The Wild Rivers Ranger District of the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest is hosting an open house this Thursday, Dec. 11, in Grants Pass to discuss the current roads systems. The district includes areas around Grants Pass, Cave Junction and Merlin.

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  15. Defense bill includes loan relief for fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | National Fisherman

    West Coast fishermen will get relief from high-interest government loans that were part of a 2003 assistance package, thanks to a provision inserted in the National Defense Authorization Act by U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio. DeFazio also secured inclusion of legislation to expand the Oregon Caves National Monument near Cave Junction by 4,070 acres and designate the River Styx - the underground stream running through Oregon Caves - as the first subterranean Wild and Scenic River in the nation.

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  16. Bill expanding Oregon Caves on verge of approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    FILE _ This Aug. 9, 2005 file photo shows Fran Mainella, then director of the National Park Service, looking at a feature of the Oregon Caves National Monument outside Cave Junction, Ore., highlighted with a flashlight by tour guide Chas Davis. After decades of effort, a bill to expand the boundaries of the monument to protect water quality and reduce wildfire danger is on the verge of paying off.

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  17. Medicinal marijuana gets go-aheadRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Lake County Examiner Online

    ... currently appealing an October decision by a Josephine County circuit court judge ruling that the town of Cave Junction has the right to deny a business license to a dispensary, thereby banning dispensaries outright if it so chooses. That appeal may ...

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  18. Oregon appeals ruling that city can ban pot outletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... Judge Pat Wolke ruled that the dispensary law enacted last year by the Legislature does not stop the city of Cave Junction from denying a business license to a medical marijuana dispensary. He relied on past rulings over similar issues, and did not ...

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  19. Court ruling allowing Cave Junction to deny marijuana dispensaries challenged by stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... Judge Pat Wolke ruled that the dispensary law enacted last year by the Legislature does not stop the city of Cave Junction from denying a business license to a medical marijuana dispensary. He relied on past rulings over similar issues, and did not ...

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  20. Chateau at the Oregon Caves elected to Historic Hotels of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    The Chateau at the Oregon Caves National Monument at Cave Junction, which opened in 1935, previously was designated by the U.S. Secretary of the Interior as a National Historic Landmark and now becomes a member of the Historic Hotels of America . It's Oregon's seventh in the historic hotel program, joining 23 other newcomers when it was announced this week.

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