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Local woman gives out 100 lunches to truckers

MERLIN, Ore. — With some help from her community, a woman in Williams made sure 100 truckers didn’t continue their routes hungry. Marni Brown says she created the meals in a clean certified kitchen. The lunches were put together with items donated …

Community libraries close in Josephine County

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Josephine County public libraries will shut down in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Josephine County Community Library said that on March 16, all four branches in Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams and Wolf Creek will temporarily shut down …

Crews make progress fighting Panther Gulch Fire

WILLIAMS, Ore. – Crews are making progress fighting the Panther Gulch Fire burning near Williams. The Oregon Department of Forest said the Panther Gulch Fire started around 6:00 p.m. on July 30. Multiple crews responded worked throughout the night after the fire …

Panther Gulch Fire: 70 acres, 15% contained

WILLIAMS, Ore. – A wildfire that started Tuesday evening near Williams is now estimated to be about 70 acres. The Oregon Department of Forest said the Panther Gulch Fire started around 6:00 p.m. on July 30. Multiple crews responded to the area …