Grants Pass

2018 Rotary Duck Derby

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Rotary Clubs of Josephine county 2018 Duck Derby began was held in Grants Pass this afternoon. Proceeds go to start renovation of the Riding Arena at the county fairgrounds and to improvements to Jubilee Park in Cave …

Suspect arrested after standoff in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – A convicted felon who was able to evade capture on numerous occasions was arrested after a standoff in a Grants Pass neighborhood. Police said over the past week, they’ve responded to numerous disturbances at a pseudo-trailer park in …

Body found in the Rogue River

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was recovered from the Rogue River. A couple saw the body while walking along the Parkway Bridge in Grants Pass at around noon on September 11, 2018. Sheriff …

Missing man found safe

TALENT, Ore. — The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office says the search for a missing Grants Pass man is over. Todd Plankenhorn had been missing for four days after visiting the Applegate Lake area over the weekend. Deputies say he was in a …

Body recovered from Rogue River

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was recovered from the Rogue River. A couple saw the body while walking along the Parkway Bridge in Grants Pass at around noon on September 11, 2018. Sheriff …

Attempted murder suspect arrested in downtown Medford

MEDFORD, Ore. – An attempted murder suspect from Josephine County was arrested in the middle of downtown Medford Thursday afternoon. 32-year-old Patrick Hermes was considered armed and dangerous. Police in Grants Pass said Hermes was involved in an incident where shots were …

Focused DUII patrols net 37 arrests in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Police in Grants Pass are announcing the results of their latest high-visibility DUII enforcement action. The Grants Pass Department of Safety said during the past month, they worked with other law enforcement agencies to “aggressively look for impaired …