Articles tagged with: Jackson County

12 December 2014

Inmates attempt escaping Jackson County jail

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Medford, Ore. --- Two inmates in the Jackson County jail will now face federal charges after attempting to escape.The Jackson County Sheriff's office says on December 2nd, an off-duty deputy heard a ...

02 December 2014

Thousands of Rogue Valley seniors are hungry

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Medford, Ore. -- 17,000 seniors and those on disability are hungry in Jackson and Josephine County. That's about the entire population of Central Point. The Rogue Valley Council of Governments off ...

02 December 2014

GMO measure recount to begin Tuesday

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Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Elections Office will recount ballots Tuesday on Measure 92, the GMO labeling measure. More than 85,000 ballots will be re-counted. Jackson County Clerk, Chris W ...

25 November 2014

Jacksonville man arrested on numerous rape charges

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Jacksonville, Ore. --- A Jacksonville man is behind bars accused of raping a 12 year old girl. 48 year-old Everett Allen Scott was arrested by Jackson County Sheriff' deputies Friday. They say in Ja ...

21 November 2014

Accused serial killer Susan Monica back in court

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Medford, Ore. --- Accused serial killer Susan Monica was back in court on Friday afternoon.   Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Tim Barnack called for an emergency hearing to tell Monica to stop ...

19 November 2014

Companies in the Rogue Valley step up to help the hungry

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Ore. --- Thousands of pounds of potatoes are dropped off in the Rogue Valley, just in time for the turkey day holiday.40,000 pounds of locally grown "Wong’s potatoes" were delivered today to food ...

18 November 2014

Jackson County family farms file suit challenging ban on GE crops

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Medford, Ore. --  Two family farms in Jackson County have filed a lawsuit against the county over the GMO ban voters passed in May. Portland law firm Markowitz Herbold filed the lawsuit in Jackson ...

18 November 2014

Local woman hopes to raise money for bullet proof vests for K-9's

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Medford, Ore. --- One woman is stepping up to better protect local law enforcement, but she is talking about the officers who run around on all 4's.Marie McGoldrick says she wants to help the K-9 un ...

17 November 2014

Jackson County resident ending ebola monitoring this week

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Medford, Ore. --- The Ebola monitoring period for the Jackson County resident who recently returned from West Africa is ending this week.Jackson County health director doctor Jim Shames says the per ...

13 November 2014

Two month investigation leads to meth bust

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Central Point, Ore. --- A two month long narcotics investigation nets several pounds of meth and lands two men in jail.Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement (MADGE) and the Jackson County Sheriff's ...