Crime

Grants Pass officer-involved shooting update

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Police are releasing more details about an officer-involved shooting in Grants Pass. Investigators said at about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Grants Pass police responded to a call about a man inside a home that was under construction in the …

New Level 3 ‘Go’ evacuations for Slater Fire

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — New evacuations for the Slater Fire in the Illinois Valley are issued Sunday. Josephine County Sheriff’s Office is issuing a Level 3 ‘Go’ for all residences on Beebee Drive, Kendall, Browntown, Holland Corner Road and all of Althouse …

Suspect arrested for arson during Almeda Fire

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – A person was arrested for allegedly starting a fire during the Almeda Fire. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said a fire started at 11:04 a.m. in north Ashland and spread north along the Bear Creek Greenway. While the …