Articles tagged with: Grants Pass

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 ...

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 ...