Articles tagged with: Jackson County

30 June 2015

Oregon is leading the nation in illegal tobacco sales to minors

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- Oregon is leading the nation in illegal tobacco sales to minors, but even undercover federal and state investigations aren't slowing down sales.    Hundreds of Oregon markets are current ...

24 June 2015

Applegate Valley man to spend 20 years in jail for sexually abusing young girl

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- An Applegate Valley man is sentenced to 20 years in prison for rape and sexual abuse of a developmentally delayed girl.  48-year-old Everett Allen Scott of Upper Applegate ...

16 June 2015

Medford man indicted for sexual misconduct, supplying contraband in jail

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Updated (6/17 3:00 p.m.) The company who employed a food service worker accused of trading contraband for sex in Jackson County jail is speaking out to NBC5 News. Yesterday, June 16th, we told you ...

12 June 2015

No charges filed against driver who killed pedestrian in Talent

Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. --- No charges will be filed against a driver who killed a pedestrian. The Jackson County DA's office announced this morning that there's insufficient evidence to support criminal culpa ...

10 June 2015

Crime update from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office

Posted in Local

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

Posted in Local

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.

Posted in Local

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

Posted in Local

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

Posted in Local

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

Posted in Local

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. ...