Articles tagged with: Jackson County

10 August 2015

Bat in Jackson County tests postive for rabies

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Central Point, Ore --- Jackson County Public Health is sending out a warning after a bat tested positive for rabies.The bat was tested after a dog got a hold of it in Central Point.This is the first ...

07 August 2015

Two women shot in White City, officials searching for suspect

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- Jackson County Sheriff deputies are searching for a suspect after two adult females were shot Friday morning. Officials say they were dispatched to the 2500 block of Antelope Roa ...

05 August 2015

New addiction recovery center to open in Medford

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Medford, Ore. --- A new addiction recovery center is opening in Medford in September.The 2,000 square foot, eight-bed center located in the Jackson County sobering unit on Front Street, will cost $3 ...

04 August 2015

Man arrested for sexually abusing child, officials seeking additional victims

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Jackson County, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says 22-year-old Timothy Dean Diaz was arrested Monday on charges of sexually abusing a child under the age of 13. Officials say the inves ...

28 July 2015

West Nile Virus detected in Jackson County

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Jackson County, Ore. -- The West Nile virus is back in Jackson County. OSU Diagnostic Laboratory in Corvallis confirmed the positive mosquito pool from Central Point, according to Jackson County Ve ...

27 July 2015

Jackson County begins accepting applications for dispensaries

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Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County will begin accepting applications for a limited number of dispensaries. At 8:00 this morning, July 27th, dispensary owners can begin to apply for a license.Two month ...

21 July 2015

Officials warn against smoking marijuana at Jackson County Fair

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Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Fair is nearly done being set up. Some of the musical acts this year include Theory of a Deadman, 38 Special and Brett Eldridge. The fair is open from 11 a.m. to ...

21 July 2015

Jackson County firefighters offering free smoke alarm installations

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Jackson County, Ore. --- Smoke detectors save lives and with that in mind, local firefighters may install them free in your house.Jackson County Fire District 3 is offering free smoke alarms and ins ...

10 July 2015

Lightning sparks 10 small fires in Jackson and Josephine counties

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Ore. --- Lightning is being blamed for 10 small fires in Jackson and Josephine counties overnight.The Oregon Department of Forestry says the largest fires have only been about a quarter of an acre i ...

10 July 2015

JCSO says they're close to making arrest in Stephanie Warner's disappearance

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Ruch, Ore. --- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office believes it is closer than ever to making an arrest in a missing woman's case. Stephanie Warner from Ruch was last seen walking in the 2013 Ashland ...