Articles tagged with: Central Point

09 May 2014

Local farmers rally against proposed Jackson County GMO-ban

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Central Point, Ore. -- Dozens of family farmers who support using genetically modified crops gathered in Central Point Friday morning to show their opposition to measure 15-119. Local farmer Jim Fr ...

05 May 2014

Road construction slows local business

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local, Economy

Central Point, Ore. -- Several businesses along Table Rock Road say they've noticed fewer people walking through the door and they blame the road work outside. One woman says her business has take a ...

05 May 2014

Hiker rescued from Red Blanket Canyon with injuries

Posted in Local, Regional

Prospect, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call on Saturday evening about a man who had sustained a knee injury after he had fallen while hiking in the Red Blanket Canyon ...

28 April 2014

Twist of fate and act of heroism save elderly man's life

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A 78-year-old man was sent to the hospital Sunday afternoon after he was pulled from his burning home by two young men who are being called heroes. As of Monday, Jackson Count ...

27 April 2014

Man sent to hospital after house fire

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A 78 year old man was taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after a fire tore through his Central Point home. Firefighters say the fire broke out shortly before 4 pm on the ...

25 April 2014

Floyd A. Boyd Co. sells

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Merrill, Ore. -- Today marks the end of an era for Klamath Basin agriculture. The Floyd A. Boyd company began selling farm machinery in Klamath County in 1940. Today marks the final day of operation ...

20 April 2014

Man arrested after running and hiding from police

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A Medford man wanted on several outstanding warrants is behind bars after fleeing from police Saturday night. Central Point Police say that an officer tried to stop Donald ...

18 April 2014

OSP traffic stop leads to drug bust

Posted in Local, Regional

Central Point, Ore. -- An Oregon State Police traffic stop on Thursday night in Central Point revealed two Washington residents were transporting drugs. OSP said they found approximately 45 pounds o ...

15 April 2014

Car fire damages three cars at Crater High School

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Smoke could be seen from blocks away as Jackson County Fire District three worked to put out a vehicle fire. "It started under the hood, somewhere near the carburetor" said De ...

14 April 2014

Grants Pass man arrested for 'huffing' while driving after rollover

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A 21-year old Grants Pass man is in jail after a rollover accident on I5. Oregon State Police arrested Christopher Robert Sarver for driving under the influence of inhalants. ...