The 2002 Busicuit Fire. Where Past Meets Present, Page 194

On July 13, 2002 southwestern Oregon suffered one of the worst fires in recorded history.

The 1997 Ashland New Year's Day Flood. Where Past Meets Present, Page 191

The "New Year's Day Flood" one of the worst floods in history.

The 1964 Christmas Flood. Where Past Meets Present, Page 189

The Christmas Flood of 1964 was rated as the fifth most destructive in the 20th century.

The 1962 Columbus Day Storm. Where Past Meets Present, Page 187

On October 12, 1962 the west coast of the United States was struck by one of the worst storms in recorded history.

The 1959 Ashland Wildfire. Where Past Meets Present, Page 185

From two small fires into a large conflagration.

The Past and Present of Mercy Flights. Where Past Meets Present, Page 179

Mercy Flights has grown from a single aircraft to sophisticated aircraft, helicopters and grown trans portation.

Rogue Valley Manor. Where Past Meets Present, Page 176

The "Manor" has grown from an idea into a non profit corporation with facilities all over the United States.

Providence Medford Medical Center. Where Past Meets Present, Page 172

Providence Medford Medical Center has grown from three nuns of the "Sisters of Providence Order" to a large hospital network.

Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. Where Past Meets Present, Page 169

The growth of the Rogue Valley Memorial Hospital Hospital into Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center.

Wildlife Images. Where Past Meets Present, Page 163

J. David Siddon founder of Wildlife Images. A wildlife rehabilation facility located in Grants Pass Oregon.

The record powerball win. Where Past Meets Present, Page 160

History of the Chaney/West lottery win.

The Carpenters and Their Foundation. Where Past Meets Present, Page 157

Alfred and Leonard Carpenter founded the Carpenter Foundation.

Kids Unlimited and its Power. Where Past Meets Present, Page 154

Founder Tom Cole has gone from a desire, to help to a school to support at risk kids.

Dogs for the Deaf. Where Past Meets Present, Page 151

Dogs for the Deaf a nonprofit that trains dogs to be service animals for various needs.

Bill and Florence Schneider. Where Past Meets Present, Page 149

Long time Philanthropists with generous donations to many worth while organisations.

Mt. Shasta. Where Past Meets Present, Page 143

Mt. Shasta popular with everbody from skiers to new agers.

The Oregon Caves. Where Past Meets Present, Page 140

Discovered by Elijah Davidson in 1874. With the completion of hiway 46 in 1922 Oregon Caves became a tourist destination.

Crater Lake. Where Past Meets Present, Page 137

Crater Lake one of the premier land marks of southern Oregon

Mt. McLoughlin. Where Past Meets Present, Page 134

Mount McLoughlin from beautiful scenery to a source of drinking water for Medford and the Rouge Valley.

The Table Rocks. Where Past Meets Present, Page 131

History of Upper and Lower Table Rocks

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