Jacksonville Woman Disappears July 4th

JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — A woman hasn’t been seen since the 4th of July and the only clue investigators say they have is her truck. Investigators say they did not know Warner disappeared till her mother called them saying she hadn’t heard from Warner. Several Jackson County Sheriff Deputies and K-9′s searched the Jacksonville-Ruch area near … Continue reading »

Cougar Stalks Local Hunter

NEAR RUCH, Ore. — On day one of Western Oregon’s deer hunting season a cougar stalked a man hunting on property south of Cantrall Buckley County Park. The cougar was about 15 feet away and the hunter was forced to shoot the animal with his rifle. Oregon State Police say the man’s response was legitimate. … Continue reading »

Crews Containing Fire Battle Gusty Winds

NEAR RUCH, Ore. — Crews containing a grass fire near Ruch battled gusty winds. The fire reached one acre in size. Applegate Fire and the Oregon Department of Forestry responded to the call shortly before 6 p.m. Sunday. Crews operated helicopters and bulldozers while working to contain the rapidly growing fire. It’s unknown what starting … Continue reading »