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Hiker dies on Rogue River Trail

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — A hiker died after reportedly falling on the Rogue River Trail. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office said at 6:20 p.m. Tuesday, an uninjured hiker on the trail near Black Bear Lodge sent a message via satellite reporting a …

Injured hiker rescued in Coos County

COOS COUNTY, Ore. – An injured hiker was rescued in a remote area of the Oregon Coast. The Coos County Sheriff’s Office said on September 21, a 24-year-old man called 911 and told dispatchers he was lost in the woods. Using GPS …

Hiker injured in fall, still cited

CURRY COUNTY, Ore. — A Gold Beach man fell into a creek and hurt his ankle while hiking. He was rescued by the Curry County Sheriff’s Office, and now he’s being cited. The Curry County Sheriff’s Office says they got a call …

Hiker in distress rescued near Diamond Lake

DIAMOND LAKE, Ore. – A hiker in distress was rescued by search and rescue crews thanks in part to a personal GPS tracker. The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office was made aware of an SOS signal emanating from a SPOT Personal Tracker. The …