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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. …

Applegate residents question new BLM project

Jackson Co, Ore. — The Bureau of Land Management is currently reviewing public comment on a proposed 500-acre operation in the Applegate. While the agency says letters were sent to residents who will be effected, one local woman says she never heard …

Lawmakers react to end of legislative session

MEDFORD, Ore. — After a wild end to the legislative session over the weekend, many Oregon lawmakers are back home. Although it’s the end of the legislative session, the conversation about cap and trade is far from over. Governor Kate Brown, D-Oregon, …