Law enforcement officers raided the former Red Mountain Golf Course in the Hugo area on Tuesday morning and found illegal outdoor and indoor marijuana growing operations, authorities said. Officers demolished hoop houses and tore up plants.
By Shaun Hall of the Daily Courier
HUGO — If he brought his golf clubs, Josephine County Sheriff Dave Daniel might have been able to squeeze in a few practice shots Tuesday at the former Red Mountain Golf Course, but instead he brought a bunch of cops.
They raided the former golf course and an adjoining property where they found illegal outdoor and indoor marijuana growing operations and 4,537 pot plants, according to Daniel. Two people were arrested.
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JOEL TAKARSH for the Daily Courier Grants Pass junior Pedro Gonzalez fires the ball upfield as North Medford's Colson Rumrey defends during the Cavemen's 2-1 Southwest Conference victory at Mel Ingram Field on Tuesday.
Elijah Leach scored on a pass from Kenley Sheard with 18 minutes left and the Grants Pass defense held the rest of the way as the Cavemen clipped North Medford 2-1 in Tuesday's Southwest Conference boys' soccer action at Mel Ingram Field.
Grants Pass (1-2, 1-1 SWC) fell behind early, but Evan Miranda knotted the score at 1-1 with a goal 10 minutes before halftime.
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It might be time for you to get back out there. But be wary of fake job postings as you take your first strides into the workforce in this COVID-19 era.
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum recently learned about several fake online postings that target people applying for jobs at the Oregon Department of Justice, according to a press release over the weekend. Read More »
Courtesy of the Oregon Cultural Trust This mural by Liza Burns of Eugene was chosen as the new Oregon license plate to support the Oregon Cultural Trust. A copy of the mural was unveiled Tuesday at the Medford airport and others will be later at three other airports in Oregon. The license plates are available beginning Oct. 1.
Oregon car owners have a new license plate to consider — a riot of color and symbols that explore Oregon's cultural diversity.
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