Skateboard Park Opens in Gold Hill

GOLD HILL, Ore. — The Gold Hill Skate Park is now open. The town held a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the occasion this morning. The park is a memorial to Tom Fish, a Gold Hill native and skateboarder who died of a drug overdose four years ago. His ashes are mixed into the concrete … Continue reading »

Suspect Jailed After Elude & Foot Chase

This past Wednesday afternoon in Gold Hill a Sherrif’s Deputy was waiting for an impound tow from a driver operating a vehicle on a suspended licensed when he identified a stolen vehicle passing by. After the tow truck arrived on scene a few minutes later, the deputy began driving the direction in which he saw … Continue reading »

Mobile Unit Used During DUI Saturation

GOLD HILL, Ore. — Law enforcement agencies in southern Oregon banded together to try and stop drunk drivers from getting anywhere once behind the wheel Saturday night. Oregon State Police brought in their DUI mobile processing unit for Saturday night’s saturation. The modified RV is set with all of the equipment needed to process drunk … Continue reading »

Grass Fire Reminds Of Fire Danger

GOLD HILL, Ore. — A small grass fire on interstate five delayed traffic and could have a done a lot of damage. Oregon Department of Forestry and Fire District 3 headed out to mile marker 40 outside of Gold Hill. There, they found flames burning through the dry grass and brush and a broken-down car … Continue reading »

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