Knife River Help Employees Cope

NEAR WOLF CREEK, Ore. — A grief counselor has been called in to help employees of Knife River cope with the loss of a co-worker after a fatal traffic accident on Wednesday. The regional president says 60-year-old Kathleen Wilson’s co-workers called her “Kasey” for short. He says the counselor stopped by the Medford work-site and … Continue reading »

Names Released in Fatal Traffic Crash

NEAR WOLF CREEK, Ore. — Police have identified the Knife River employee who died near a work zone yesterday on Interstate 5. 60-year-old Kathleen Roberta Wilson from Trail was working on a paving project, when she stopped a pickup and arrow board trailer with overhead caution lights and emergency flashers activated. She was standing in … Continue reading »

Fire Officials Spreading the Word

WOLF CREEK, Ore. — The most smoke is being put out by the Douglas Complex, which is larger than the other four fires combined. The fire is also the most expensive, now estimated at more than $6 million. It is burning more than 28,000 acres, and is 9% contained. Officials from a half dozen agencies … Continue reading »

Wolf Creek Man Investigated For Drug, Theft Charges

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police serve a search warrant in Josephine County and arrest a Wolf Creek man for multiple charges. 34-year-old Sky Shipman of Wolf Creek is in the Jackson County Jail, on $60,000 bail for charges for theft and unauthorized use of a vehicle. Those charges stem from a June 3rd theft on … Continue reading »