Articles tagged with: Jackson County

09 May 2014

Two arrested in Gold Hill home burglary

Posted in Local, Regional

This page has been moved. You should be redirected automatically. If not, click here. Gold Hill, Ore. -- 50 year-old Rex Stansell from Eagle Point and 35 year-old Melissa Crandell from Central ...

07 May 2014

Drought declaration providing help for farmers

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Regional

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Farmer Ron Bjork has called his ranch home for decades. That long-standing ownership gives him water rights to  Little Butte Creek. But Bjork said others aren't so lucky. "It c ...

07 May 2014

Jackson County approves 3 million dollar parking lot addition

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Construction is already in the works on the new Jackson County Health Services Building. Now they will be adding to that construction by constructing two more stories to the already ...

07 May 2014

Governor Kitzhaber declares drought emergency in Jackson County

Posted in Local, Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Yesterday Governor Kitzhaber declared a drought emergency in Jackson County. Officials say Jackson County requested the emergency declaration this spring, and the The State Drought Co ...

06 May 2014

District Attorney's Office bombing suspect sentenced to 15 years in prison

Posted in Local

Updated (8/18 10:40am) Alan Timothy McVay has been sentenced to 180 months (15 years) in prison. NBC5's Kyle Aevermann was in court today and will have reaction from District Attorney Beth Heckert ...

02 May 2014

JaCo ballots to hit mailboxes this Saturday

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Clerk, Chris Walker, said the GMO issue is part of the reason for a surge in registered voters. She said more people registered for this primary than the last pre ...

30 April 2014

Findings released from voter panel on GMO measure

Jackson County, Ore. -- They spent the last four days getting educated about what's being called the most complex measure on any ballot in the state.  Now, members of a citizen panel release their ...

29 April 2014

JaCo primary registration surpassing presidential election

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Ashland resident Clark Jackson-Geil is one of the more than 120,000 voters registered in Jackson County. He said of voting "it's important to exercise your voice, every person matte ...

29 April 2014

Voter registration deadline is midnight tonight

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Time is running out to register for the May 20 primary election. Today is the deadline and also the last day to change your party affiliation. Registration cards postmarked by today ...

28 April 2014

JaCo Sheriff's Deupties respond to possible drive-by shooting in White City

Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for two cars involved in a possible drive-by shooting. People who live near Atlantic and Avenue H called 911 Saturday saying they ...