Articles tagged with: Grants Pass

17 May 2014

Training day for Rural Metro firefighters

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore.--  Saturday was "Burn and Learn" training day for Rural Metro Firefighters. 30 firemen from practiced how to put out fires safely. A resident donated his house on the 800 block ...

17 May 2014

OSP investigating suspicious death

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Oregon State Police are handling the lead on a suspicious death. They said 43-year-old Johnny Neile Hamlin was found dead on a creek where he's a caretaker for the property. A m ...

15 May 2014

War of words before May election

Posted in Local, Politics

Grants Pass, Ore. --  Josephine County Sheriff Gil Gilbertson accuses commissioner Simon Hare of telling him he would transfer money away from the sheriff's department to convince voters to pass a ...

14 May 2014

Man arrested after allegedly raping disabled Grants Pass woman

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, ore. -- The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety said a 31 year-old disabled woman reported she had been forced into sexual contact by 36 year-old Donte Weece. Officials said the vic ...

13 May 2014

Hunger on the rise: Pt. 2

Posted in Local, Regional, Economy

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Across America, it's estimated that one in every six people is suffering from hunger. That's put incredible pressure on food banks, who are having a hard time keeping up with th ...

12 May 2014

Hunger on the rise: Pt. 1

Posted in Local, Regional

Grants Pass, Ore., -- It's estimated that one in every six American's is hungry.  And many of those people rely on food pantries for a good portion of what they put on the table every night. But i ...

11 May 2014

New bus route from Medford to Grants Pass

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Starting in September a new bus route could be making it easier for many Rogue Valley residents to get around. For just $2.00 a ticket you will be able to get from Grants Pass t ...

11 May 2014

Blue Slide Project entering phase 2

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- On Mother's day 2013 NBC 5 covered a story about Isaac Pinon, a six-year-old who suffers from a tumor growth on his spine. His Mother, Mona, has been working hard to create a f ...

09 May 2014

Grants Pass call center hiring dozens of employees

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Economy

Grants Pass, Ore. -- First Call Resolution in Grants Pass is looking to hire 50-60 employees by the end of June. The call center opened in 2009. It currently employs 225 people and provides customer ...

05 May 2014

Tree smashes through home nearly crushing people inside

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- It was a close call for one Grants Pass woman when a giant oak tree fell onto her house and landed right in between where she and her neighbor were sitting. Angie Ferrara and he ...