Our local Mudslinger team participated in their yearly 24 Hour Mountain Bike Race, which takes place in Bend, Oregon. They took first place and was granted the opportunity to donate the proceeds of their division which was made up of 5 officers of multiple agencies including Oregon State Police, Medford Police, Oregon Youth Authority and Community Corrections. Women's Crisis Support Team received $425. Thank you so much!
Grants Pass public safety levy passes easily
By Troy Shinn of the Daily Courier
With all 13 precincts reporting, the unofficial election results are in. The Grants Pass supplemental public safety levy — the lone item up for vote on the November ballot — has overwhelmingly passed.
Local officials say this acts as a vote of confidence by Grants Pass residents in the work of the Department of Public Safety.
The levy received 5,623 votes in favor (71 percent) and 2,292 votes against (29 percent).
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