With Club Closure, Tennis Players Redistribute in Medford, Ore.

By | February 16, 2018

The Rogue Valley Swim and Tennis Club closed on December 31, eliminating five of the area’s 13 indoor courts. The nearby Rogue Valley Country Club gained 80 new tennis members since that property’s closure, while Ashland (Ore.) Tennis & Fitness Club has gained 20 to 25 members. The number of indoor tennis courts in the […]

The Shape of Things to Come?


One club announced that for the second straight year it would forego hiring a GM to save $200,000, and instead continue to rely on ‘a couple of members of the Board to be the figureheads.’ We’ve received a lot of “atta-boys” for the recent columns where we spoke out against the cases of General Managers […]

Cell Tower Proposed at Rogue Valley CC

By | October 13, 2016

A 114-foot Verizon Wireless cell tower could be built near the sixth hole tee boxes at the Medford, Ore., golf course, if the town’s planning commission approves a conditional use permit. The proposed tower will be planted next to a 91-foot evergreen near the maintenance area sand box, and a 15-foot-tall cedar hedge will conceal the base.