Articles tagged with: Jackson County

29 August 2014

Limited public access along Lost Creek Lake

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Due to fire suppression activity for the fire burning in the Sky Lakes Wilderness area, the Jackson County Sheriff's Office says parts of Lost Creek Lake will have limited access for public ...

27 August 2014

Pawn shop regulations

Posted in U.S. & World News

Jackson County, Ore. --- In an effort to curb the circulation of stolen goods, Medford Police are calling for stiffer regulations at pawn shops and second-hand stores. Current ordinances require pur ...

13 August 2014

Have you signed up for Jackson County Citizen Alert?

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. --- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says they've discovered that during the Gulch and Rogue River drive fires, people aren't getting the emergency alerts they need to be get ...

17 July 2014

Former sheriff's candidate Bob Sergi has been fired

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A Jackson County Sheriff's Lieutenant who ran for sheriff against his boss and incumbent Mike Winters in May has been fired from the department.   Lt. Bob Sergi was let go Monday ...

05 June 2014

Jackson County approves 2014-2015 fiscal year budget

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Commissioners unanimously approved $306 million for the 2014-2015 fiscal year on Wednesday. The budget is an increase of about $5 million over the previous one. O ...

05 June 2014

Missing Eagle Point man: FOUND

Posted in Local

Update (6/6 8:15am): Nicholas Smith was located at around 12:00 a.m. Friday morning. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says he was returned to his home and is uninjured. Eagle Point, Ore. -- The ...

02 June 2014

Fire season could cost you

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- The dry conditions could make this one of the costliest fire seasons in Oregon history. "The forest fuels, vegetation is very dry," comments Brian Ballou, who works at the O ...

02 June 2014

Fire season begins today in three Southern Oregon counties

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire season begins in three counties across Southern Oregon today. Those counties include Jackson, Josephine and Klamath. With the start of fire season, backyard burning and debris ...

28 May 2014

GMO farmers face uncertain future

Written by Travis Koch

Medford, Ore. -- Some local GMO farmers are uncertain about the livelihood of their crops and land following the passage of Measure 15-119, a GMO ban in Jackson County. Bruce Schulz grows geneticall ...

27 May 2014

Three Medford men behind bars after raid

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Three Medford men are in custody tonight after state and local law enforcement raided three homes on Tuesday morning.  Deputies arrested 34-year-old Henry Carr on Saturday for esc ...