livestock

New additions to Josephine County Fair

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. — Whether it’s rides, food or livestock fair goers want to see, the Josephine County Fair has it all, plus a few new sights. Members of the Head, Heart, Hands and Health club as well as the Future Farmers …

Horse rescued thanks to new equipment, training

TRAIL, Ore. – Local first responders were able to put some new training into practice during a recent animal rescue operation. This past weekend, deputies with the Jackson County  Sheriff’s Office teamed up with 13 search and rescue team members to rescue …

Wolf attacks calf in Lake County

Lake County, Ore. – According to ODFW, on September 28, a cattle producer on a Forest Service grazing allotment saw a calf with severe injuries to its back legs. A wolf attack was suspected. ODFW said the live calf was examined the …

Mountain lion attacks concern residents

Recent mountain lion attacks on livestock have left some Jackson County residents concerned. Oregon’s Department of Fish and Wildlife received two reports of a mountain lion in Sam’s Valley near 234 and Duggan last week. Two goats and a sheep were attacked …

Josephine Co. Fair kicks off

Grants Pass, Ore.–  “It’s so much fun!  There’s so many rides and there’s a cotton candy machine!,” exclaims Sierra joined by her little sister. There’s lots to love at the Josephine County Fair this year!  Food vendors, midway games, the livestock barn and …