County Commissioner Returns to Work

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Josephine County Commissioner is back on the job after being hospitalized for blood clots, Commissioner Keith Heck returned to the office this week.

He had felt chest pains last Thursday and was later admitted to the hospital. Doctors discovered a blood clot in his leg and in a lung.

Heck spent a few days in the hospital receiving treatment before he was released. He now says he’s feeling better, and is anxious to get back to work.