Gold Hill

Oregon Vortex to close for 30 days

GOLD HILL, Ore. – Another Southern Oregon tourist draw is closing out of concerns over COVID-19. The Oregon Vortex House of Mystery is usually open during March through October for visitors to explore unusual perceptual phenomena. However, COVID-19 is prompting the tourist …

Missing Gold Hill man found in Northern California

Update (12/06/16 3:24 p.m.) – Jeffrey Owen Boon has been found in Burney, California. He was reportedly talking with officers there. Friends and family members are working to bring him home. —————————————— Original story: GOLD HILL, Ore. – A Gold Hill man …

Gold Hill mom arrested for DUII crash

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – A local mom was arrested after a crash that sent her two sons to the hospital. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said on the afternoon of October 13, 31-year-old Amanda Leigh Knutson of Gold Hill was driving on …

Commercial truck driver killed in crash off I-5

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore – Oregon State Police, Oregon Department of Transportation and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a fatal crash along Interstate 5 near Exit 45-B. According to OSP, preliminary evidence indicates at about 3:30 a.m. Thursday, a semi-truck traveling …