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Body found in Rogue River identified

Gold Hill, Ore.- Investigators with the Jackson County Medical Examiner’s Office have identified the body found floating Thursday in the Rogue River as Gary Richard Schultz, 64. Schultz had recently been reported missing out of Marysville, Washington. At the time of the …

Body found in Illinois River

Illinois Valley, Ore.- Law enforcement agencies were called to the Illinois River Thursday afternoon after a hiker discovered a body. According to the Illinois Valley Fire District, the hiker was walking along the river about five miles from the Snailback Falls trail …

Man drowns in Illinois River

Josephine County, Ore. – The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office was notified around 1:10 Sunday afternoon that there was a drowning in the Illinois River near Reeves Creek. Deputies said the investigation indicates 87-year-old Jack Sauer and a friend were crossing the river …