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15-year-old arrested for Hugo robbery

HUGO, Ore. – A local store was robbed at gunpoint by a 15-year-old suspect. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office said at about 6:15 Monday night, someone wearing a mask approached a cashier at the Hugo Hitching Post. The suspect then pointed what …

Hugo Road Fire 67% contained

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Containment of the Hugo Road Fire has increased to 67% Wednesday. The Oregon Department of Forestry said the wildfire burning ten miles north-northwest of Grants Pass has held steady at 199 acres over the last 24 hours. However, …

Hugo Road Fire 45% contained

Evacuation levels in the following article were updated on 09/04/18 at 1:20 p.m. JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Over 200 structures remain under threat due to the Hugo Road Fire burning in Josephine County. The Oregon Department of Forestry said the fire started …

Hugo Road Fire declared a “conflagration”

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Oregon Governor Kate Brown has officially declared the Hugo Road Fire a “conflagration.” This will allow state resources to respond to the wildfire burning in Josephine County. According to the Oregon Department of Forestry, the grass fire started …

250-acre fire reported near Hugo

HUGO, Ore. (Update 10:30 a.m. 09-03-18) – Oregon Governor Kate Brown has officially declared the Hugo Road Fire a “conflagration.” This will allow state resources to respond to the wildfire burning in Josephine County. According to the Oregon Department of Forestry, the …