The tree that killed wildland firefighter Logan Taylor on the second day of the Rum Creek Fire last month was a 160-foot-tall Douglas fir that fell on its own, according to an investigative team's preliminary findings. Read More »
Wide receiver Jackson Tunick evades West Salem's Ugochukwu Odoemelam (left) and Roman Burrow on the way to a touchdown. Tunick's 11 catches and 189 yards were third- and fourth-best, respectively, in Grants Pass history.
By Travis Moore of the Daily Courier
Talk about a bounce-back game.
Grants Pass clipped West Salem 27-25 in a wild, back-and-forth District 1 football game Friday at Mel Ingram Field, less than a week after a 48-7 loss at South Salem.
Outstanding performances from quarterback Jace Blanchard, receiver Jackson Tunick and key stops by the Caveman defense helped earn the gritty, homecoming win.
After a rough game last week, Blanchard went 21-for-39 passing on Friday for 267 yards and three touchdowns. Read More »
After four years and two lawsuits, a woman who was ejected from a Hellgate Jetboat Excursions boat as it was performing spins during a sightseeing trip on the Rogue River settled the matter with the company.
A civil trial set to begin Monday in Josephine County Circuit Court was canceled last month after the parties agreed to an undisclosed settlement in a lawsuit prompted by a list of injuries Dione Young of Eugene said she suffered in the accident. Read More »
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