Josephine County

Logger dies in rural Josephine County

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – A logger reportedly died in an accident east of Grants Pass. Rural Metro Fire said on the morning of July 13, first responders were dispatched to a logging accident high in the mountains above West Pickett Creek Road. …

Woman reported missing in Josephine County

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Police are trying to find a missing woman in Josephine County. Investigators said 40-year-old Mindy Marie Gates was last seen in Grants Pass on June 28. Her family has not heard from her since. The Josephine County Sheriff’s …

Psychologists explain outbursts over face masks

MEDFORD, Ore. — Heated debates have sparked across the country as health officials urge Americans to wear facial coverings to prevent the spread of Covid-19. But why is wearing a mask such a contentious topic? Ashland clinical psychologist Dr. Dan Quinn says …