Burglar Steals Mother’s Sons’ Remains

SUNNY VALLEY, Ore. — After a home burglary last month, a Sunny Valley resident is asking the thief to return two unusual items. On November 25, a burglar cut the lock on Crystal Rothbarth’s front door, he stole a bag with jewelry, medical marijuana, and smoking pipes. Also in that bag, were the ashes of … Continue reading »

Woman Indicted in Homicide Investigation

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore.– A Josephine County woman is now part of a homicide investigation. Grants Pass Department of Public Safety said a missing persons report came in on April 2nd. Oregon State Police said deceased remains were later found at a campsite in the Sunny Valley area, and are believed to be the same person. … Continue reading »

Josephine County Detours Come Summer

SUNNY VALLEY, Ore. — Anyone who uses the Grave Creek covered bridge or drives on Sunny Valley Loop Road is in for some detours this summer. Josephine County road crews will be making some repairs to the historic 93-year old bridge that will take several months. That means Sunny Valley Loop Road will be closed … Continue reading »