Articles tagged with: Josephine County

20 May 2014

Race for Josephine County Sheriff

Posted in Local, Politics

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Initial results from Josephine County showed current sheriff Gil Gilbertson is trailing behind Grants Pass Police officer Dave Daniel.   was talking with supports and candidat ...

20 May 2014

Mental health services for young people a "grave situation"

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Health

Grants Pass, Ore. -- When it comes to mental health care for kids and young adults in Southern Oregon, the situation is grave. That's according to a Rogue Regional Medical Center psychiatrist. On Mo ...

18 May 2014

Body found near Wolf Creek

Posted in Local, Regional

Near Wolf Creek, Ore. -- The remains of an unidentified body were found Saturday afternoon near the 8100 block of Lower Graves Creek Road. Oregon State Police Criminal Investigations Division, the ...

16 May 2014

Parents on edge after multiple school threats

Posted in Local

Murphy, Ore. -- Parents are on high alert after two threats in one day at Hidden Valley High School. The school was placed on lock-down for a few hours Thursday and a suspect was arrested after all ...

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 ...

05 May 2014

Josephine County Commissioners look for public input on medical marijuana facilities

Posted in Local, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. -- Josephine County Commissioners hold the first of a few town hall meetings getting input from the public on medical marijuana dispensaries.The city of Cave Junction itself has ...

02 May 2014

Washington man arrested, accused in rape of JoCo girl

Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore. -- A Washington state man is arrested in Josephine County after investigators say he raped a 13 year-old girl. Oregon State Police say 22 year-old Shawn Allen Ware, of Chehal ...

30 April 2014

JoCo Commissioner candidate forum

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Nine Josephine County Commissioner candidates are battling for one spot.Wednesday night the race against incumbent Simon Hare heated up at a second forum hosted by The Chamber o ...

30 April 2014

Body found in Wolf Creek identified as missing Yamhill county man

Posted in Local, Regional

Update 5/23 12:00pm) The Oregon State Medical Examiner's Officer identified human remains found last Saturday in the Wolf Creek area as missing 44-year-old Timothy Dale Fenimore. The cause of death ...

29 April 2014

Behind the scenes with Josephine County Sheriff Deputy part two

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore. -- Tasked with the impossible, the Josephine County Sheriff's Department has two deputies covering an area bigger than the state of Rhode Island. Deputy Travis Snyder has been ...