Articles tagged with: Jackson County

10 June 2015

Crime update from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office

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Jackson County, Ore. -- (News Release from Jackson County Sheriff's Office) Deputies responded to a domestic violence call on Tuesday in the 6300-block of Chaparral Drive, Central Point. Sheri Kay S ...

08 June 2015

Jackson County Vector Control changing protocal

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Medford, Ore. --- It may take a bit longer to rid yourself of pesky mosquitoes. Jackson County Vector Control is requiring a few more steps before the agency can spray the bugs. The Vector Control m ...

02 June 2015

Jackson County fire season to begin this Friday, June 5th.

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Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County fire season starts on Friday, June 5th, according to the Oregon Department of Forestry.That means no more burn piles, ditch burns, fireworks, or sky lanterns until t ...

02 June 2015

Local woman suing company after finding tooth-like object in bag of chips

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Medford, Ore. --- A woman is suing for more than $9,000 because of something she claims she found inside a cheese puff.According to court documents Jackson County resident Cinda Perkins purchased ch ...

29 May 2015

UPDATE: Officials find body of missing Air National Guard pilot

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Klamath County, Ore. -- UPDATE: Officials from the 173rd Fighter Wing said Friday that an airman failed to report for duty, prompting an extensive search of Klamath County. The body of the Airman ...

27 May 2015

Butte Falls man convicted of murder, denied release back to Jackson County

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Medford, Ore. --- A Butte Falls man found guilty, but insane, of murder will not be heading back to Jackson CountyThe psychiatric review at the Oregon state mental hospital decided to deny Dwight l. ...

27 May 2015

Jackson County commissioners make final decision on where medical marijuana facilities can be

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Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County commissioners took a final vote today, May 27th, on where medical marijuana facilities can and cannot be built. Commissioner Doug Breidenthal says facilities must be ...

19 May 2015

Federal judge to hear arguments on ban of GMO crops

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(Updated 5/21 10:08 am) Medford, Ore. --- A packed federal courtroom in Medford Wednesday, May 20th, as defenders of a Jackson County GMO-ban gathered to hear a judge's decision on a lawsuit filed a ...

14 May 2015

Anonymous tip leads to conviction of deer poacher

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Jackson County, Ore. -- Two animal humane organizations will award $10,000 to a tipster who provided information that led to an arrest and conviction of a deer poacher. Austin Burkett was found gui ...

13 May 2015

Murder trial continues for man accused of killing Gold Hill woman

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Medford, Ore. --- The murder trial continued today, May 13th, for Robert Simonson, the man accused of shooting and killing a woman in Gold Hill back in 2013. Wednesday morning, the court heard testi ...