Articles tagged with: Prospect

20 August 2015

Candlelight vigil being held Friday for young drowning victim

Posted in Local

Takelma Gorge, Ore. -- A candlelight vigil will be held on Friday in memory of the four-year-boy who died after a rafting accident this past weekend. Brayden Riley Biggs will be remembered at River ...

25 June 2015

Vancouver man dies after falling from a viewpoint at Mill Creek Falls

Posted in Local

Prospect, Ore. -- Officials say a 66-year-old man from Vancouver who slipped and fell from a viewpoint at Mill Creek Falls early Thursday morning has died. Officials say the man fell about 75-100 fe ...

15 January 2015

Prospect women rescued after falling from a 20-foot tall tree

Posted in Local

Prospect, Ore. --- A 19-year-old woman is in the hospital after taking a 20-foot fall from a tree, in a rugged area near the town of Prospect.Mercy Flights airlifted the woman from Mill Creek Falls ...

08 October 2014

Prescribed burns cause haze and smoke in Rogue Valley

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- If you're wondering what's causing the smoke and haze throughout the Rogue Valley this week, you're not alone.Several agencies are conducting prescribed burns. The smoke you see to ...

11 August 2014

Semi-truck crashes near Prospect

Posted in Local

Prospect, Ore.  A Les Schwab truck driver was seriously injured this morning after crashing head-on into a tree on highway 62 near Prospect.            Authorities say 50 year old Gary D ...

29 May 2014

Softball tournament forces school to postpone graduation

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Prospect, Ore.-- Hard work is paying off for the Prospect  Charter School's softball team. The Cougar's won their softball playoff game and are one step closer to state champs. But back at their s ...

13 May 2014

ODF working 12-acre fire between Prospect and Butte Falls

Posted in Local

Near Prospect, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Forestry was on scene Tuesday of a wildfire between Prospect and Butte Falls. The Carney Flat fire has burned 12 acres of timber and fuels since it ...

05 May 2014

Hiker rescued from Red Blanket Canyon with injuries

Posted in Local, Regional

Prospect, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call on Saturday evening about a man who had sustained a knee injury after he had fallen while hiking in the Red Blanket Canyon ...