JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – All evacuation notices around a wildfire in Josephine County were dropped Friday. The lightning-sparked Rum Creek Fire was first reported near the community of Galice on August 17. It went on to trigger Level 1, 2, ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Evacuation levels around a wildfire burning northwest of Grants Pass continue to decline. The Rum Creek Fire was started by lightning near the community of Galice on August 17, 2022. Just one day after the fire ...

MERLIN, Ore — Light showers from tropical storm Kay moved over the Rum Creek fire late Sunday, favoring firefighting efforts. As of Monday, the fire is 21,347 acres and 75% contained. Officials said the weather over the last few days ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Increased fire activity has pushed the Rum Creek Fire to nearly 14,000 acres. The lightning-sparked fire started on August 17 in rural Josephine County near the community of Galice. Since then, it has grown to over ...

This story has been updated with the latest information from the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office. JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – There were no reported injuries after a plane crashed into the Rogue River Tuesday morning. At about 9:30 a.m. on May ...

GALICE, Ore. — A day after the historic Galice Resort burned to the ground, the owners are thanking the community for the support. The Galice Resort posted on Facebook, saying their motto has never been more true: “Galice is just ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – A major fire is being reported at the Galice Resort. A structure fire at the resort along the Rogue River was first reported at about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Numerous structures were reportedly involved and multiple spot ...

This article has been updated. JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – A death investigation is underway in the Galice area. Oregon State Police said in the early morning hours of July 31, 43-year-old Julie James and her boyfriend, 41-year-old Travis Albins, were ...

Update (8/16/19 6:30 p.m.) –At about 1:30 p.m. Friday, the body of missing swimmer Jason Briggs was located about 500 yards downstream from where he was last seen on August 15. Five divers were in the water Friday looking for ...

Galice, Ore. — A man was treated for hypothermia Monday after he was rescued by Josephine County Search & Rescue crews. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office was notified around 11:15 PM on Sunday, February 24th, that a group of 5 ...

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