Gold Hill

Wildfire reported near Gold Hill

UPDATE (10:38 P.M.) — The Ramsey Canyon fire has burned around 600 acres and is threatening over 200 homes. Level 3 and Level 2 evacuations are in effect for homes on East Evans Creek Road, Antioch Road, Meadows Road, and Ramsey Road. …

King of the Rogue rafting race cancelled

GOLD HILL, Ore. — The 6th annual King of the Rogue Race in Gold Hill has been cancelled. After poor air quality the last several weeks, organizers and competitors are pulling out of this weekends competition due to the unhealthy air. This …

Man killed in Gold Hill motorcycle crash

GOLD HILL, Ore. – Police are identifying the man who was killed in a motorcycle crash in Gold Hill Saturday. Witnesses told the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office they saw a 2017 red Harley Davidson motorcycle traveling on Second Avenue at about 9:00 …

Smart meters coming to the Rogue Valley

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Pacific Power is rolling out “smart meters” for residences and businesses in Jackson County. According to Pacific power, they’ll work this summer to replace about 88,000 old, aging electric meters in Medford, Central Point, Eagle Point, Butte Falls, …