Articles tagged with: Grants Pass

10 February 2015

Tip leads police to wanted robber

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. ---  Grants Pass Police say they arrested 33-year-old Joe Ortiz Monday, after a citizen passing through the area of Williams Highway and New Hope Road saw Ortiz acting suspicious ...

03 February 2015

Fraudulent electronic card reader found at local gas station

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Grants Pass Police want to hear from anyone who purchased gas the U-Save Gas-Union 76 station on Rogue River Highway within the last 30 days.An employee at the U-Save Gas-Union ...

28 January 2015

Medford Police searching for sex offender

Posted in Local

(Updated 2/3 3:18pm) Medford, Ore. --- Medford police say 49 year old Steven Brewer; a wanted sex offender was taken into custody this morning in Florida.Brewer was convicted of sexually abusing an ...

28 January 2015

Bicycle license bill headed to Oregon Senate

Posted in Regional

 Salem, Ore.-- Oregon Senate is looking at a bill that would require bicyclists to get a license. State legislators are back in session on Monday. Senate Bill 177 states that Oregon residents ages ...

27 January 2015

Fatal pedestrian/car crash under investigation in Grants Pass

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Oregon State Police troopers are investigating a fatal vehicle/pedestrian crash in Rural Josephine County.OSP says the incident happened north of Grants Pass at around 8:20 Mon ...

20 January 2015

JoCo group working to get public safety tax levy on May ballot

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore.-- Community United for Safety is a group of Josephine County Residents who are ready to see some change in their county. They're behind the effort to put a public safety tax levy o ...

14 January 2015

Red Robin opening in Grants Pass

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Pretty soon people in Grants Pass will be able to get a royal Red Robin burger without having to make a trip to Medford. Red Robin says a new restaurant is in the works for Gr ...

13 January 2015

Grants Pass Walmart purse snatchers arrested

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- Alert citizens are being thanked for helping locate two people who snatched a 73-year-old woman's purse. We first told you about the crime last Wednesday when an elderly woman ...

13 January 2015

"He's watching us from heaven" Family of man stabbed to death, speaks out

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- The family of a man murdered at a Grants Pass bar in 2014 demands their son's killer look at them as he's sent off to prison. It all happened Monday when Mike McCoy's family con ...

12 January 2015

Grants Pass man arrested for abusing 7-week-old son

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass man is behind bars in Josephine County and charged with abusing his seven week old child. 27-year-old Kevin McCage was arrested in Portland on Friday. Oregon State ...