Rogue River Rd Fire Now Six Times Larger

10:30AM UPDATE: New Estimates put the fire at 600 acres, 10% containment. 229 people are working the fire, along with 8 helicopters and 3 airtankers. SHADY COVE, Ore. — Fire Crews battling the fire near Shady Cove are taking advantage of the rain’s help reinforcing the south side of the fire where it grew out … Continue reading »

Nearly-Drowned Rogue River Fisher In Critical Condition

By Sharon Ko SHADY COVE, Ore. — A man fishing in the Rogue River is in serious condition after he almost drowned while fishing. Witnesses say 45-year-old Robert McGarvey was fishing upstream. They say he possibly had a stroke causing him to fall into the water. Some fishers downstream say they saw McGarvey floating face … Continue reading »