Articles tagged with: Grants Pass

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 ...

04 May 2014

Grants Pass woman left with no where to go after house fire

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --  Brittany Asher has two children and no place to sleep Sunday night. "I have a six month old baby and an eight-year-old son and now everything is gone."Asher in shock  Sunday ...

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 ...

29 April 2014

KAIROS receives $450k donation

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- An organization that supports mental health services for children has received an incredible donation. KAIROS of Grants Pass is the recipient of a $450-thousand gift from the A ...

28 April 2014

Behind the scenes with Josephine County Sheriff's Deputy

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore. -- A massive reduction in government provided timber funds has created a dire situation for law enforcement in Josephine County. Sheriff Gil Gilbertson said crime is running r ...

17 April 2014

Earthquake conference focuses on Southern Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Could the "big one" be coming for Oregon? A big earthquake, the topic of a big discussion Thursday. Dr. Althea Rizzo with the Oregon Office of Emergency Management spoke about how ...