Residents Attend Sheriff’s Forum

MERLIN, Ore. — Josephine County residents are getting the chance to learn more about the three men running for sheriff this May. The North Valley Community Watch of Merlin is hosting a forum at the high school’s commons. The session is centered around public safety and current funding issues in the county. “We want to … Continue reading »

Community Watch To Be Armed

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Northern Josephine County residents are arming themselves, hoping to fill gaps left by cuts to law enforcement. A deputy, who was laid off after county residents did not pass a public safety levy last May, is training seven Hugo residents on how to respond to burglaries and other crimes. In a … Continue reading »