Grants Pass

File photo of a cave (Photo by Bergwacht Bayern via Getty Images)

Cave Containing Earliest Human DNA Dubbed Historic

University of Oregon archaeologist Dennis Jenkins led excavations that turned up fossilized human feces — known as coprolites — that were radiocarbon dated to 14,300 years ago.

CBS Seattle–10/03/2014

(STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Wildfire Threatens 7 Homes Outside Grants Pass

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

CBS Seattle–07/29/2014

(Ed Jones/Getty Images)

Burn Victim Douses Self With Slurpees At 7-Eleven

Things were quiet at a convenience store in Southern Oregon when a tattooed man came in and started dousing himself with Hawaiian Punch Slurpees

CBS Seattle–05/28/2014

(Photo credit NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images)

Two Local Men Cited In Central Oregon For Carrying 40 Pounds Of Marijuana

Oregon State Police say 40 pounds of marijuana have been seized in a Grants Pass-area motel parking lot. Detectives with the Rogue Area Drug Enforcement team responded to assist city police Monday at the parking lot where the city officers had gone on an unrelated disturbance call.

CBS Seattle–02/06/2013

file photo of firefighter (Photo credit JEAN FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Suspect In Ecoterrorism Fires Pleads ‘Not Guilty’

A woman who turned herself in after a decade as a fugitive in the largest-ever U.S. ecoterrorism investigation pleaded not guilty Friday to conspiracy and arson charges in federal court.

CBS Seattle–01/11/2013

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,133 other followers