Author: KGW Staff WASHINGTON COUNTY, Oregon — Washington County deputies are searching for a possible downed plane following multiple witness reports. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) said just before 6:30 p.m. on Sunday that officers were investigating a report ...

LAKEVIEW, Ore. – Recent rainfall has helped crews fighting the Bootleg Fire burning in Klamath and Lake Counties. Lightning started the wildfire in rural Klamath County on July 6. It grew rapidly in the following days, expanding into neighboring Lake ...

SOUTHERN OREGON, Ore. — A steady increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations and cases continues to bring a concern to local health officials. “We are seeing the hospitalizations going up, it is a worrisome sign,” said Dr. Shames, Jackson County Medical Director. ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. —A judge has ruled against the Josephine County Commissioners’ resolution on state government Coronavirus restrictions. We spoke with Wally Hicks, the county’s Legal Counsel, Thursday. He says the resolution was only the opinions of the Josephine County Commissioners. According to ...

MEDFORD, Ore.– Fat Irish kitchen & Pub owner, Jay Trost, said a step down is a major step forward for his Brookings business. “It doesn’t seem like a big deal, but it is. There’s a lot of exciting factors, the biggest excitement ...

MEDFORD, Ore— A local country band in Medford flew to Nashville a few ago to record their very first album. Dustin Clark, the lead singer of Fogline, says they worked with the producer of the famous country artist, Kenny Chesney. ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Tuesday was the last day to file for people looking to run for office in Oregon as a major party candidate. We looked at who’s running for both state and county seats. In Jackson County, Commissioner Bob ...

Salem, Ore. — Oregon Governor Kate Brown has ordered all flags at Oregon public institutions to be flown at half-staff Wednesday, in honor of Cowlitz County Deputy Justin DeRosier. The Washington state deputy died on April 14th after being shot ...

Central Point, Ore. — Beginning Friday, July 20, 2018, the fire danger level on lands protected by the Oregon Department of Forestry in Jackson and Josephine counties will rise to “extreme”. The change affects 1.8 million acres of state, private, ...

Central Point, Ore. — ODF declared the end of fire season in our area Friday morning. While crews fought more fires than usual, those fires burned less land. “This is the first time that all parts of the district are ...

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