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JoCo Parks builds new condo for bats

MERLIN, Ore. — One of Josephine County’s most popular parks is getting a new addition to help some frequent visitors. The county parks department has even built a new home for its special guests. Underneath a shelter at Indian Mary Park in …

Car crash victim reacts to sentencing

Grants Pass, Ore. — More than a year after the 2015 car crash that killed 15-year-old Aryen Chambers – the driver, Breanna White was sentenced to 18 years in prison. There were three other passengers that night who sustained life-threatening injuries when …

Victim’s mom gets closure after sentencing

Grants Pass, Ore. — More than a year after the crash that killed 15-year-old Aryen Chambers, her mother, is finally getting closure. “This last year has been complete hell for me,” Terri Puckett said. Terri Puckett is the mother of 15-year-old Aryen …

Car crash victim’s mother speaks

Grants Pass, Ore. — Aryen Chambers was one of five teenage passengers in 22-year old Breanna White’s car when it hit a tree in Grants Pass. The crash resulted in 22 charges for white. Last week, she pleaded guilty to all of …

Breanna White sentencing begins

Grants Pass, Ore. — It was the first day of sentencing for Breanna White. and though her attorney asked for 120 months behind bars, the state had other plans. “There are no winners, but there’s going to be accountability,” said Lisa Turner, …

Man found dead in Josephine County

Josephine County, Ore. – A man was found dead Monday night north of Grants Pass. Police say it appears he died from an apparent gunshot wound. Oregon State Police say they responded to a report of a shooting on Potts Way, just …