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Klondike and Taylor Creek Fires merge

MERLIN, Ore.– The Klondike Fire has continued to expand on all fronts growing to become even larger than the Taylor Creek Fire at about 55,248 acres as of the latest update. Over the last several days crews have allowed the two to …

Third suspect arrested in June murder

Las Vegas, NV- A third arrest has been made in a Josephine County murder case. Elizabeth “Little Red” Hudson, 22, was arrested in Las Vegas Wednesday. Police say she, and two others, killed 22-year-old John Reitterer last summer. His body was found …

Body found near Selma identified

Josephine County, Ore. – The body of a man found near the Selma, Oregon has been identified by authorities. Oregon State Police said the body was found on June 22 near the Snail Back Beach Trail along the Illinois River. On June …

Body found in Illinois River

Illinois Valley, Ore.- Law enforcement agencies were called to the Illinois River Thursday afternoon after a hiker discovered a body. According to the Illinois Valley Fire District, the hiker was walking along the river about five miles from the Snailback Falls trail …