Gold Hill

Search for missing swimmer resumes

GOLD HILL, Ore. – After a temporary suspension overnight due to darkness, the search for a man who went missing in the Rogue River resumed Tuesday. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said at about 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 2, several people …

Gold Hill assault suspect publicly identified

GOLD HILL, Ore —Police have identified a Gold Hill man who allegedly pulled out a knife during an argument. The incident forced an evacuation of the nearby area. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the domestic disturbance call around 3:45 pm …

Gold Hill boil water order lifted

GOLD HILL, Ore. — A precautionary order issued to Gold Hill residents telling them to boil tap water before drinking has been lifted. Earlier this week, the city issued a warning due to the possible presence of harmful bacteria in the water. …

Expo to distribute PPE for Jackson Co. businesses

UPDATE 1/06/2021: from Jackson County Press Release Business Oregon and the Jackson County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) have set up a depot to distribute Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) free of charge to Jackson County Businesses to help curb the current surge of …

Nugget Butte fire above Gold Hill 100% lined

GOLD HILL, Ore.– The quick actions of firefighters kept what has been dubbed the ‘Nugget Butte’ fire at half an acre. The fire began Wednesday afternoon around 2 p.m. Natalie Weber, the public information officer for the Oregon Department of Forestry Southwest …

Song unites community after Almeda Fire

MEDFORD, Ore. — When a wildfire threatened their community, Hannah and Alex Goldman say they packed up their things and realized what really mattered. “I just thought how blessed we are to have so much to be thankful for and to have …