ILLINOIS VALLEY, Ore. —Around 4 this afternoon, multiple agencies responded to the 200 block of Airport Drive, for a single-car rollover. Four people were taken to the hospital with injuries, one by Mercy Flights from the Illinois Valley Airport. Airport ...

ILLINOIS VALLEY, Ore. —The Illinois Valley Fire Chief has accepted an 8-year contract with the district. Chief John Holmes says, he thanks the board of directors for the contract. He says he looks forward to the coming years, as he ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – The Oregon State Fire Marshal’s Office is dishing out a large grant that will have a local impact. The Illinois Valley Fire District received $35,000 for the Wildfire Season Supplemental Staffing Grant.  It said it will help ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Two people were injured during a structure fire in rural Josephine County. The Illinois Valley Fire District said at about 3:08 a.m. Thursday, first responders were dispatched to a structure fire in the 400 block of ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. —The Illinois Valley Soil and Water Conservation District works with landowners alongside community members to protect, restore, and manage water quality use. We’re told the organization got calls last May concerning water theft, among other problems with ...

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. – A Josephine County library will get long-awaited renovations after receiving a substantial grant. A Community Development Block Grant of $1.5 million from Business Oregon is headed to the Illinois Valley Branch of the Josephine Community Library ...

ILLINOIS VALLEY, Ore. — There have been three fatal car crashes in rural Josephine County this past week, including another last night. Two of those accidents happened on the same road. “Mariah: You were here. You were just here how ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – A suspect was arrested in connection with an attempted homicide investigation in the Illinois Valley area. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office said on the night of Monday, July 19, deputies responded to a crash and possible ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Over 80,000 illegal marijuana plants were found during a raid in rural Josephine County. Last week, members from numerous law enforcement agencies served a search warrant at an illegal marijuana grow operation in the 1500 block ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – A citizen alert system will be put to the test in rural Josephine County next week. In the Illinois Valley, many people’s only primary contact is via a landline phone. During last year’s Slater Fire, heavy ...

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