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05/21/24, 8:12 PM “PRE-ELECTION RESULTS PARTY”   Jefferson County Commissioner Candidates, George (Wes) Curtiss and Rick Molitor are celebrating tonight at Molitor’s NEW BASIN DISTILLING business. Commissioners Kelley Simmelink and Wayne Fording joined the party. Rick Molitor thanked all of his supporters and friends. George Curtiss commented: “I want to thank all of my supporters, […]


05/21/24, 7:02 PM OREGON 2024 PRIMARY ELECTION NIGHT-COVERAGE Oregon voters have just about an hour left to cast their ballots. Ranch Matters is currently reporting from the Jefferson County Clerk’s Office and according to the Clerk, about 5,000 ballots have been returned so far. Stay with Ranch Matters as election night results unfold.   ********************************** […]


05/20/24, 12:40 PM Reminder “UNLESS WE AWAKE” CRR/BOD REGULAR MEETING TONIGHT, 05/20/24, AT 6:00 PM IN PERSON-Juniper Room & via ZOOM Meeting ID: 860 3414 7557 Passcode: 350597 AGENDA ATTACHED Item of Interest: Listed under NEW BUSINESS, Ranch resident Manny Martinez will be allowed time for his presentation. . Mr. Martinez hail’s originally from Cuba […]


05/16/24, 12:42 AM CRR/SPECIAL ROAD DISTRICT (SRD) REGULAR MEETING-MINUTES . Monday night’s, (05/06/24), SRD MEETING was called to order by Chairman Lynn Breeden at 6:00 p.m. and ended about 6:50 p.m. After Flag Salute, Roll Call was held and the following Directors present: Breeden and Mike Wilcox. Director Ed Thompson was absent. CRR Road Supervisor […]


05/13/24, 8:10. PM RELENTLESS The race is heating up for Jefferson County Commissioner Wayne Fording’s seat on the Board. . There are seven contenders and one in particular, George (Wes) Curtiss Is relentless. Curtiss spent the afternoon meeting and greeting Crooked River Ranch residents on 43rd and Chinook. . He waved at the passing cars, […]


05/08/24, 2:49 PM SPOOK GROUP “CRR REPUBLICAN ADVOCATES” Jefferson County Board of Commissioner candidate Brandie McNamee appears to be under attack from serious oppositional force(s). . Last week certain CRR residents received an anonymous letter in the mail with the return address: “CRR REPUBLICAN ADVOCATES, CRR, OR 97760.” . The letter was mailed via USPS […]


05/05/24, 3:52 PM VOTER BEWARE . Resident Carol Orr contacted Ranch Matters (RM) today regarding Ranch resident and HOA Director Ara Erdekian’s run for the Jefferson County Commissioner Position # 3. . Orr: “By now you have received your Jefferson County voting packet in the mail. . Please note that Ranch resident and CRR/HOA Director, […]


05/05/24, 1:14 PM REMINDER CRR/BOD WORK SESSION MEETING TOMORROW, 05/06/24, AT 10:00 AM IN PERSON-Juniper Room & via ZOOM Meeting ID: 831 1129 7153 Passcode: 282929 . AGENDA ATTACHED ********************************** RANCH MATTERS CRR, LLC JOHN STEVENS & DAVE STANGLAND


05/04/24, 12:03 PM . “MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU!” . CRR FIRE & RESCUE-WILDFIRE PREPAREDNESS OPEN HOUSE Fire Chief Sean Hartley kicked off the event by welcoming attendees and introducing the presenters.   Sergeant Skidgel, the Emergency Manager from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, explained the new ALERT ZONE, specifically related to Crooked River […]

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