Siskiyou County http://ijpr.org en An Alternative Klamath Water Task Force http://ijpr.org/post/alternative-klamath-water-task-force <p>The task force appointed to examine Klamath Basin water issues is nearly finished with its work.</p><p>But the nature of the work does not please the elected county leaders in Klamath and Siskiyou Counties, who want a future for the Klamath Basin to at least consider keeping the four dams targeted for removal.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.klamathcounty.org/commissioners/" target="_blank"><strong>Klamath County Commissioner</strong></a> Tom Mallams explains what led to the parallel move, and what happens now. &nbsp;<br /><br />&nbsp;</p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 18:01:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 1032 at http://ijpr.org An Alternative Klamath Water Task Force Siskiyou Secession Talk http://ijpr.org/post/siskiyou-secession-talk <p>The "State of Jefferson" concept never translated into an actual state, but the idea is alive and well.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.co.siskiyou.ca.us/BOS/BOS.aspx" target="_blank"><strong>Siskiyou County Supervisors</strong></a> recently voted to pursue seceding from California, due to frustrations with a perceived lack of attention from the federal and state governments.&nbsp; How far will it go?&nbsp; You'll hear from supervisors pro and con.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 23:15:52 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 233 at http://ijpr.org Siskiyou Secession Talk VENTSday-Nullification + Tobacco Sales To Minors http://ijpr.org/post/ventsday-nullification-tobacco-sales-minors <p>We do not schedule guests for Wednesday at 8:30, because that's the time for VENTSday, your chance to vent (politely, please) on a pair of topics in the news.&nbsp; We bring the topics, you bring the opinions.&nbsp; It's VENTSday on The Jefferson Exchange, and you participate by calling 1-800-838-3760 or 541-552-6782 or emailing <a href="mailto:jx@jeffnet.org?subject=VENTS%20Sept%2011"><strong>JX@jeffnet.org.</strong></a><br>THIS WEEK:<br>+Nullification of federal and state laws by state &amp; local officials<br>+Tobacco sales to minors and how to stop them</p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 23:11:29 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 232 at http://ijpr.org VENTSday-Nullification + Tobacco Sales To Minors Keeping Yreka's Past Safe For The Future http://ijpr.org/post/keeping-yrekas-past-safe-future <p></p><p>There's a lot of history in our region, and a lot of reminders of it--some of those in pretty rough shape from the passage of time.&nbsp; And there's often more enthusiasm than money available for restoring historic sites.&nbsp; The <a href="http://www.yrekapreservation.org" target="_blank"><strong>Yreka Historic Preservation Corporation</strong></a> works to preserve pieces of the past in its city, including a historic church given to the corporation a few years ago.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 03:07:49 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 226 at http://ijpr.org Keeping Yreka's Past Safe For The Future