StrikeWatch: Sheriff’s Office Security

RUCH, Ore. — As the strike continues, Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies are out securing safety at schools outside the city limits. The areas are also being closely guarded by district security. Sheriff’s deputies are on patrol outside the entrance of Ruch Elementary School and Griffin Creek Elementary. They say they’ve been out there, off and … Continue reading »

Lit Brush Pile Fire Escapes

NEAR RUCH, Ore. — Crews worked overnight to battle a grass fire that spread through several acres outside of Ruch. The grass fire sparked just after 5:30 p.m. On Little Applegate Road outside of Ruch. The Oregon Department of Forestry says it burned through 24 acres, but crews were able to get a hold of … Continue reading »