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Fatal crash in rural Josephine County

TAKILMA, Ore. – One person was killed in a crash east of Highway 199 in rural Josephine County. Early Friday morning, paramedics and firefighters responded to a report of a single-vehicle crash at the intersection of Rockydale Road and Waldo Road east …

Klondike Fire prompts new evacuation warnings

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. – Due to the slow southward movement of the Klondike Fire, the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office is notifying some residents to be ready to evacuate. Deputies said increased fire activity and burnout operations—along with predicted changes in weather patterns—necessitates …