Josephine County Newswire (Page 4)

Josephine County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Josephine County, OR. (Page 4)

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  1. 'Patriots' Declare Victory For Oregon Mine After Judge Issues Stay For BLM EnforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    A judge's order requiring the Bureau of Land Management to refrain from enforcing its regulations while the dispute over the Sugar Pine Mine in southwestern Oregon is being adjudicated appears to be enough for the assembled antigovernment "Patriots" who have shown up on the scene to declare victory and head for home. "Mission Accomplished" now declares the header over the website of the Oath Keepers of Josephine County, the local organization that had made a national callout the month before for other Oath Keepers and likeminded antigovernment zealots to show up to defend the mine from the supposed plans of the BLM to destroy the mine and kick out its owners.

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  2. Joy Pullmann: The Civil Disobedience Charles Murray Wants Has...Read the original story

    May 25, 2015 | Instapundit.com

    ... Keepers standing down from Sugar Pine Mine, awaiting appeal decision. "Armed members of the Oath Keepers in Josephine county are standing down from the Sugar Pine Mine in Galice tonight. Last night the Interior Board of Land Appeals announced that ...

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  3. Cleaning up Hales' Pembina mess; Body camera policy loophole: Editorial week in reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    While the past few decades have brought significant losses in blue-collar jobs, the past few months in Portland have been particularly grim, the editorial board writes but not for reasons out of Portland's control. 'Portland's setbacks largely reflect policy decisions, not external economic forces such as an energy crisis or housing collapse,' the editorial states.

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  4. Boatnik 2015 kicks offRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | KOBI NBC5

    Year after year the Boatnik Festival kicks off the unofficial start to summer in Grants Pass and Josephine County and with the beautiful weather, the crowds showed up in force to celebrate. "Everybody's coming out.

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  5. Oath Keepers standing down at Sugar Pine MineRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | The Westerner

    Armed guards are standing down from an Oregon gold mine after an administrative law judge put on hold any plans by a federal agency to enforce an order to stop mining. Mary Emerick, spokeswoman for the Josephine County chapter of Oath Keepers, said Thursday the guards are leaving the Sugar Pine Mine outside Galice, where they have been for five weeks.

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  6. Armed guards stand down from Oregon gold mine disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Armed guards are standing down from an Oregon gold mine after an administrative law judge put on hold any plans by a federal agency to enforce an order to stop mining. Mary Emerick, spokeswoman for the Josephine County chapter of Oath Keepers, said Thursday the guards are leaving the Sugar Pine Mine outside Galice in Southern Oregon, where they have been for five weeks.

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  7. Josephine County jury convicts California man in killing of brother, sister-in-lawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | The Oregonian

    A Josephine County jury has convicted a California man in the 2011 ambush killings of his brother and sister-in-law. The Grants Pass Daily Courier reports jurors took only hours to come back with a decision Tuesday in the trial of 62-year-old Gary Goins of El Dorado County, in Central California.

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  8. Time for a dramatic move in rural Oregon: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... the status quo is acceptable. "Everyone agrees there's a lack of resources for vital county services," said Josephine County Commissioner Simon Hare. "Where that should come from is the big debate." To some degree there's also a debate over which ...

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  9. Privatize our public lands? No wayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | BlueOregon

    ... by the success of scofflaw rancher Cliven Bundy a year earlier, and with the approval of the local Josephine County Sheriff, the groups were preparing for what many of them clearly hoped would be an armed show-down with federal officials. ...

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  10. Former deputy testifies he sees some truth in zombie storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    A former detective who investigated the slayings of a Southern Oregon husband and wife has testified he feels there is some truth to stories about flesh-eating zombies. The Grants Pass Daily Courier reports former Josephine County deputy Josh White was called Wednesday by defense lawyers in the trial of Gary Goins.

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  11. Missing Brookings man last contacted family from Portland areaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... Ground searches in areas where he used to hike in southern Oregon and northern California are led by the Josephine County and Curry County sheriff's offices. Anyone who spots Ahearn or his truck, or has information on his possible location, is asked ...

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  12. Oregon man arrested in connection with sex abuse offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Tyler Kyle Webb, 34, is booked in Josephine County Jail on four counts of sex abuse in the second degree and two counts of sex abuse in the third degree. Detectives with the Oregon State Police Major Crimes Section in Central Point arrested Webb at his Wolf Creek residence Wednesday, May 6, after an investigation and subsequent search warrant related to the sex offenses against three separate underage victims.

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  13. Police: Man arrested on six counts of sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | KPIC

    WOLF CREEK, Ore. Police arrested a man Wednesday at his residence in Josephine County after an investigation and a search warrant by the Oregon State Police related to sex offenses against three separate underage victims.

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  14. Liquor ShotsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... and handcuffing someone, I put myself in a unique legal position," says Chad Gray, an inspector who works Josephine County in the state's southwest corner. "If it turns out I was wrong, I want to make sure I'm protected. AFSCME doesn't seem like ...

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  15. Eradication of alyssum proves to be tough task - Wed, 06 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... pull and destroy alyssum plants that grow at the Illinois Valley Airport and other locations in southwest Josephine County. The area is known for its bounty of beautiful native wildflowers, many of which are endangered by the invasive alyssum. "It's ...

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  16. Volunteers battle invasive plant in southern OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... pull and destroy alyssum plants that grow at the Illinois Valley Airport and other locations in southwest Josephine County. The area is known for its bounty of beautiful native wildflowers, many of which are endangered by the invasive alyssum. "I ...

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  17. Fears Of Black Helicopters And Mercenaries Fuel Oregon Oath Keepers' ParanoiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    ... PATRIOTS IN THE AREA. ROLL OUT. ANYONE WHO CAN GO BETTER" read the callout on Facebook. But according to Josephine County Sheriff Dave Daniel, it was all a false alarm . The helicopter did not belong to the BLM or any government agency, but instead ...

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  18. Illinois Valley Airport project at risk of defaultRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... leased its airport last November amid promises that upgrades would bring in tenants and add 200 jobs. Josephine County commissioners issued a default warning last week for Larry Osborn and his company, Manor Communities Development Corporation, when ...

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  19. Oath Keepers freak out after helicopter landing sets off Facebook rumors of government invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... Keepers leader determined that BLM "troops" were not arriving and ordered his group to "stand down," said Josephine County Sheriff Dave Daniel. Joseph Rice, the Oath Keepers leader, said a single helicopter had landed multiple times without ...

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  20. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Daily Star

    ACCUSED: Jessica Anne-Marie Morton, 30, is said to have had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old teen [JOSEPHINE COUNTY JAIL] Morton has been charged with two counts of third-degree sexual abuse as well as three counts of custodial misconduct. The lengthy investigation into her involved "numerous interview and scientific analysis of collected evidence," public safety spokesman Dan Evans said.

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