ROGUE RIVER, Ore. — The Marine Law Enforcement annual drift boat operations training course started June 10 on the Rogue River. Thirteen agencies from around the state will be participating in the week-long exercise to perfect their drift boating operation ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – A local rowing team for the youth is getting ready to head to nationals. Rogue Rowing’s junior team traveled to Vancouver, Washington last month to compete in regionals. 19 athletes competed in 18 events against 30 other ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – It was a beautiful day for boating out at Emigrant Lake on Memorial Day. Kayaking and paddle-boarding have steadily become more popular over the years, making it easier and more affordable for everyone to get out and ...

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – You may have heard of the name Tom Rice from the memorial boat race hosted at Boatnik. Tom Rice is a fallen local law enforcement officer who was a marine deputy with the Josephine County Sheriff’s ...

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Boats took to the Rogue River during the Tom Rice Memorial Boat Race at Boatnik Monday. Before the big event, the Cal-Ore River Racers were darting up and down the river, practicing and warming up their ...

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Memorial day marks the unofficial start of summer and as the weather warms up, people are heading out on local lakes and rivers. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind the community of the ...

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Investigators are looking for the owners of a homemade raft that was found abandoned in the Rogue River. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said last weekend, two men were seen building a “Huck Finn”-style raft from ...

If you haven’t renewed your boating registration, it’s time to shape up or ship out. Oregon state police, in partnership with county sheriff’s offices and the state marine board, will be looking for expired boating registrations this weekend. From August ...

SHADY COVE, Ore. – Police publicly identified the man who died in a drowning incident near Shady Cove. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said just before noon on July 22, dispatchers received a call about a possible drowning in Shady ...

Ashland, Or.- It’s been about four months since Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche risked his life to save others on a max train in Portland. “A local hero but really the way I see it a national hero and certainly somebody we ...

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