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Grants Pass, Oregon is located in Josephine County. Zip codes in Grants Pass, OR include 97528, 97526, and 97527. The median home price in Grants Pass is $259,900 which is roughly $128/per square foot. More Grants Pass information.

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Local news for Grants Pass, OR continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Rogue Community College security guard reports attack, shoots at fleeing suspect on Grants Pass campus

A security officer at Rogue Community College in Grants Pass fired her gun at a fleeing attacker while patrolling the campus Tuesday night, Oregon State Police reported Wednesday.

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6 hrs ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

Sweep uncovers unlicensed contractors in Southern Oregon

The state Construction Contractors Board said today it is looking into 34 potential violations in Southern Oregon after investigators last week showed up at 279 job sites here checking for unlicensed contractors.

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14 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune

Emergency Services

Karolyn Sue St. George, 28, of the 4600 block of Hamrick Road, Central Point. Medford police Monday arrested St. George on charges of possession of hydrocodone and failure to appear on charges of possession of methamphetamine, providing false information to a police officer and two counts of first-degree theft.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Triplicate.com

Wildfire in Illinois Valley

Jackson County officials report that there is an active fire Tuesday morning in the Illinois Valley, off Reeves Creek Road and Highway 199.

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Local TV Station KTVZ

Progress on fire that threatened homes near Grants Pass

Firefighters have nearly contained a wildfire that threatened seven rural homes in drought-parched woods about 15 miles southwest of Grants Pass.

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KXLY-TV Spokane

Firefighters contain fire that threatened Grants Pass homes

Firefighters have nearly contained a wildfire that threatened seven rural homes in drought-parched woods about 15 miles southwest of Grants Pass.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Dollar Tree is acquiring Family Dollar

The acquisition creates will create a discounter with 13,000 stores in 48 states and five Canadian provinces, with sales exceeding $18 billion and more than 145,000 employees.

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KGW-TV Portland

Ore. wildfires wind down, more lightning ahead

A member of the fire fighting ground crews keeps watch for flare-ups and other fire hazards during fire suppression operations at the Logging Unit fire, west of Madras, Ore.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Sunherald.com

Increase in gonorrhea alarms health officials

Ruth Helsley, sexually transmitted disease program manager for the Oregon Health Authority, tells the Grants Pass Daily Courier the reason is unclear.

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News10.net

New photos show wandering wolf OR-7 has 3 pups

New photos show that Oregon's famous wandering wolf, OR-7, has at least three pups that he and a mate are raising in the New photos show wandering wolf OR-7 has 3 pups GRANTS PASS, Ore.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Local TV Station KTVZ

Murder suspect in loincloth surrenders at pantry

An Oregon murder suspect who was wearing a wreath of twigs and a bright yellow loincloth when he was arrested this week did not offer any explanation for his attire.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

OregonLive.com

Grants Pass fugitive arrested in Arizona

Grants Pass police said Michael C. Hardy, 60, secured jobs in vehicle repair or custom bodywork only to later never finish the work and sell the victims' vehicles.

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Las Cruces Sun-News

Fire season in West expected to get more intense

GRANTS PASS, Ore. >> Despite widespread drought in the West and expectations of an above-average wildfire season, wildfires have burned less than half the 10-year average area so far this summer.

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Fish Sniffer

Anglers Wait For Fall Kings To Arrive

It is transition time on the Rogue River. The spring salmon run is just about over and fall run kings have yet to arrive.

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Medford Mail Tribune

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Kenneth Adrian Lopez, 52, no known address. Medford police Tuesday arrested Lopez on charges of possession of methamphetamine, resisting arrest and failure to appear on a charge of carrying a concealed weapon.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Wenatchee World

Wildlife refuges to phase out pesticide

THIS BAND WILL ALSO CONTAIN SOME EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER RAINFALL RATES POSSIBLE WITH FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE.

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Local TV Station KTVZ

Warm Springs updates injury fire engine crash

The dangers of firefighting aren't solely on the fire lines, a reminder seen Friday in a pair of injury rollover crashes involving vehicles en route to two of the wildfires burning in Central Oregon.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Town Talk

Heat, storms target central U.S. as fires char West

Rayleigh Burks, 10, found the perfect way to stay cool during a heat wave Tuesday in Grants Pass, Ore.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

OregonLive.com

Grants Pass high-speed chase between 2 parents leads to mother's arrest, police say

A high-speed chase involving two parents led to the arrest of a Washington woman who tried to ram her husband off the road during the ordeal in Grants Pass Saturday, according to police.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

National Guard gets ceremonial send off

About 1,500 people in Ashland today attended a mobilization ceremony for about 275 soldiers from the Oregon Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 186th Infantry Regiment of the 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team headed to Afghanistan in September for a nine-month deployment.

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Fire Warning for Josephine County was issued at July 30 at 3:07PM PDT

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