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Naked Man Arrested at Hemp Expo
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:15:57 -0700

PROVOLT, Ore. — A 27-year-old Grants Pass man was arrested by Oregon State Police troopers early Sunday morning, following a disturbance at the Jefferson State Hemp Expo in Josephine County. The man was naked and combative and was sedated by medical personnel before transport to a Grants Pass hospital for a medical examination prior to … Continue reading »

Law enforcement presence to increase in Josephine County
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:21:03 -0700

GRANTS PASS, Ore. - More deputies and emergency dispatchers will be coming to Josephine County. The Josephine County Sheriff's Office is in the process of putting more deputies on the streets, and increasing emergency dispatch staff to cover the county. ...

Grants Pass man arrested at Jefferson State Hemp Expo
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:51:00 -0700

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Oregon State Police arrested 27 year old Timothy Seaux at the Jefferson State Hemp Expo in Josephine County on Sunday morning. When police arrived on scene Seaux, who was naked and combative, was being restrained in the parking lot by four men. Witnesses also pointed out a vehicle in the parking lot that they say Seaux heavily damaged while two women sat inside. After taking ...

Police: Naked man goes on violent rampage at Oregon hemp fest
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:53:03 -0700

State Police arrested a naked man who was beating on cars and getting into fights at a Southern Oregon music festival that promoted the benefits of hemp.

Oregon Trails: Josephine County Fair
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:20:32 -0700

Southern Oregon residents, especially those in Josephine County are kicking up their heels this weekend in celebration of the 100th Josephine County Fair. A centennial for anything is a pretty big deal, and this year’s fair is no exception. In the video above, NewsWatch 12′s Ron Brown takes a look at how the fair grew … Continue reading »

Police: Naked man fought, beat cars at hemp fest
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:49:29 -0700

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) â State Police arrested a naked man who was beating on cars and getting into fights at a Southern Oregon music festival that promoted the benefits of hemp. Troopers went to the Jefferson State Hemp Expo in the Josephine County community of Provolt early Sunday found four men holding the naked man on the ground. ...

Homicide Suspect in Custody
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 13:50:18 -0700

NEAR CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — An ongoing investigation by detectives from the Oregon State Police (OSP) Criminal Investigations Division with the assistance of Josephine County District Attorney’s Office and Grants Pass Department of Public Safety into the death of an adult male last Saturday south of Cave Junction led to an arrest of a 28-year … Continue reading »

Police: Naked man beat cars, brawled at Oregon hemp fest
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:03:35 -0700

The Associated Press

No Arrest in Cave Junction Homicide Case
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 20:05:58 -0700

NEAR CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — Oregon State Police (OSP) Criminal Investigations Division, with the assistance of Josephine County District Attorney’s Office and Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, are continuing the investigation into the death of an adult male found Saturday afternoon south of Cave Junction. Investigators are asking to to hear from anyone with … Continue reading »

Box To Show Off Truck at JoCo Fair
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:49:57 -0700

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Kelsey Box, a Southern Oregon Tuff Truck driver will be racing this weekend at the Josephine County Fair and before the races will be giving an exhibition of her specially designed truck. Box, was paralyzed in a car accident in January 2013, but has continued racing thanks to a specially designed … Continue reading »