A man suspected of buying over two-thousand dollars worth of merchandise from Medford Guitar Center with counterfeit money has been arrested in Grants Pass. 32-year Stephen Bleu Marlatt also illegally had a firearm in his possession when he was arrested Wednesday.
Tuesday, an off-duty Grants Pass officer noticed a vehicle of interest in a recent rash of crimes.Read More »
Rain last night gave firefighters a chance to make headway on the Onion Mountain Fire, 12 miles outside of Grants Pass. The more than four-thousand acre fire has eight percent of its’ perimeter contained and involves 780 firefighters.
A LEVEL ONE Evacuation Advisory remains in effect for the following areas:
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A portion of Highway 38 near milepost 16 remains closed after a truck accident at 8:20 this morning. A commercial truck and trailer are hanging over a Scottsburg Bridge railing above the Umpqua River.
The Oregon State Police says the driver of a truck hauling lumber products was negotiating a curve, when for unconfirmed reasons, he struck a guard rail and went onto the bridge railing.Read More »
Some parents with children in a southwest Oregon school district are complaining about a book in the high school libraries.
During Tuesday night's school board meeting, they said students should not be allowed to read the book "Persepolis" without parental approval.
The novel by Marjane Satrapi is about her experiences growing up during the Iranian revolution.Read More »