Gold Hill

Woman rescued from Gold Hill rapids

GOLD HILL. Ore. – A kayaker was rescued by firefighters Thursday in Gold Hill after she couldn’t handle the strong rapids. Fire District 3 responded to the water rescue call near John Day Drive in Gold Hill Thursday afternoon. When first responders …

Detours on I-5 starting next week, ODOT says

MEDFORD, Ore. — You should expect detours on I-5 next week between Gold Hill and Rogue River starting on Tuesday night. The Oregon Department of Transportation is repairing the two southbound bridges over the Rogue River and nearby Rogue River Highway. ODOT …

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 …