Increasing Patrols in Josephine County

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Despite Josephine County’s budget problems over the past several years, county commissioners have been able to hold onto a small reserve of contingency funds for a rainy day. Wednesday morning, with rain drops falling outside their meeting, commissioners approved the next year’s budget which dips into some of those funds The … Continue reading »

911 Tapes in Fatal Crash Released

By Steven Sandberg CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. – Emergency dispatchers did not immediately call for a medical response for what turned out to be a fatal car crash in Cave Junction. Newly-released 911 tapes reveal the initial conversation among Josephine County 911 dispatchers, Oregon State Police dispatchers, and the man who called 911 to report a … Continue reading »