Josephine County

Man rescued and arrested from river in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore.– Hellgate Jetboat Excursions found one of its boats assisting in an arrest early Tuesday morning. Grants Pass police say 30-year-old Gregory Jackson-Angus was attempting to escape from officers when he decided to jump into the river. Grants Pass Department …

Josephine Co. announces new COVID-19 related death

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Josephine County announced a new coronavirus-related death Tuesday evening. Josephine County Public Health said the 83-year-old man died from complications relating to a COVID-19 infection on August 3. Health officials said the man had underlying conditions and tested …

Motorcyclist killed in Josephine County crash

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – A motorcyclist died after a crash northwest of Grants Pass. The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office said at 10:03 a.m. Friday, deputies were told about a motorcycle crash near the 1600 block of Robertson Bridge Road. The rider was …