A K9 officer helped Grants Pass Police bring an uncooperative suspect into custody. 25-year old Kurt Dewayne Trujillo was wanted on a number of charges. When police arrived at a residence on Rogue River Highway him, Trujillo hid underneath a bed. He ignored all order to come out, and after being warned, K9 Brock was deployed to apprehend Trujillo.Read More »
A morning fire has destroyed an Eagle Point barn.
The Mail Tribune newspaper reports (http://is.gd/7c5hCQ ) that crews arrived shortly after 6 a.m. Thursday to find a fully engulfed structure, and focused on preventing the fire's spread to nearby wildland.
No injuries have been reported.Read More »
More time to pay on Obamacare purchases, A Reno Hospital Shooting, a possible Natural Gas Price Hike, a fatal crash on Highway 199, Union Fee Restrictions, and Trail Smoking are all the topics of this nights news update.
Voters in at least three states could get a chance to decide next year whether to limit the fees that unions can collect.
After recent successes in Michigan and Indiana, supporters of "right-to-work" laws now are focusing their efforts on Missouri, Ohio and Oregon.Read More »
The Oregon parks department is contemplating a rule to ban smoking out in the open air on hiking trails, picnic areas and common areas of campgrounds.
Spokesman Chris Havel said Wednesday the agency is following through on an executive order from the governor to reduce the public's exposure to secondhand smoke.
He adds that a smoking ban would also help limit the problem of discRead More »
A 450-ton shipment of oilfield equipment delayed by protests and bad weather in Eastern Oregon got permission from state officials for a daylight run on Tuesday.
It traveled 50 miles on a stretch at elevations above 4,000 feet where the state said ice was feared after dark.
The transport is headed for the Canadian tar sands oil development and has to pull off frequently to let trRead More »