Articles tagged with: Jackson County

19 March 2014

Drought state of emergency declared in Jackson County

Posted in Local, Weather

County commissioners voted unanimous to declare a drought state of emergency in Jackson County. Music to County Watermaster Travis Kelly ears. He said "this year potentially has been the lowest sno ...

18 March 2014

Declaring a drought declaration of emergency in Jackson County?

Posted in Local, Regional, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- Governor Kitzhaber has already declared a drought declaration of emergency in four Southern Oregon counties, including Klamath and Lake.Now, the county administrator wants something ...

16 March 2014

Armed robbery at Stop N' Shop

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- The Medford Police Department said they have arrested one of the two Stop N' Shop robbery suspects.  24-year-old Demario Aundre Jackson has been arrested and charged with Robbery in ...

10 March 2014

Early warming trend worries local farmers

Posted in Local, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- After a weekend of continuous rain and warmer temperatures on the horizon, how are local crops holding up? Dunbar Farms in east Medford says it depends on the type of crop. One of ...

10 March 2014

Flood warning issued for Jackson County

Posted in Local, Weather

FLOOD WARNING: The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a flood warning for Jackson County until 12:30 p.m. Monday. The flood warning is for urban areas and small streams in Medford, Ashla ...

07 March 2014

Grants Pass man arrested for attempted murder

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff’s office says 36-year old Grants Pass resident Jack Porter assaulted his 74-year old neighbor Thursday with a crowbar. Investigators say the attack ...

06 March 2014

Three local women still missing

Posted in Local

The search continues for these three women who've gone missing in the last month. The most recent to have gone missing is Grace Sabots (pictured at left). Sabots was last seen on March 1st of thi ...

27 February 2014

GMO ban supporters get organized to fight

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- The fight against GMO's in Jackson County got organized Thursday night. The group "Our Family Farms Coalition" met at their new headquarters in downtown Medford's Woolworth buildi ...

26 February 2014

Mother of missing girl pleads for community's help

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Billie Jo Dick is living every parents worst nightmare. She is on day 16 in the search for her daughter Danielle Bertolini. "I'm so numb now I don't even know where to begin. I feel ...

24 February 2014

Group raises money against Jackson County GMO ban

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- The fight to ban GMO's in Jackson County is getting some push-back. According to the Oregon Secretary of State's website, the group "Good Neighbors Farmers" has raised more than $6 ...