Articles tagged with: Jackson County

02 May 2014

JaCo ballots to hit mailboxes this Saturday

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Clerk, Chris Walker, said the GMO issue is part of the reason for a surge in registered voters. She said more people registered for this primary than the last pre ...

30 April 2014

Findings released from voter panel on GMO measure

Jackson County, Ore. -- They spent the last four days getting educated about what's being called the most complex measure on any ballot in the state.  Now, members of a citizen panel release their ...

29 April 2014

JaCo primary registration surpassing presidential election

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Ashland resident Clark Jackson-Geil is one of the more than 120,000 voters registered in Jackson County. He said of voting "it's important to exercise your voice, every person matte ...

29 April 2014

Voter registration deadline is midnight tonight

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Time is running out to register for the May 20 primary election. Today is the deadline and also the last day to change your party affiliation. Registration cards postmarked by today ...

28 April 2014

JaCo Sheriff's Deupties respond to possible drive-by shooting in White City

Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for two cars involved in a possible drive-by shooting. People who live near Atlantic and Avenue H called 911 Saturday saying they ...

25 April 2014

Proposed Medford casino: The letters Pt. 2

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- On Thursday night, NBC 5 revealed the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians offered to pay 110% of what the Coquille Indian Tribe paid for the Medford properties for the us ...

22 April 2014

Results are in on first ever JaCo gang assessment

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Results are in from the first ever Jackson County gang assessment. The Sheriff's Office collected 4,500 surveys from community members, business leaders, schools, parents and stud ...

14 April 2014

Week 2, Day 1: Jury members hear murder suspect's version of events

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- On Monday, jury members saw the interview Bourne Huddleston gave detectives just hours after his wife died. Prosecutors say Huddleston shot and killed his wife Kristy two years ago ...

11 April 2014

Suicide resources and support for those impacted by loss

Posted in Local, Health

Jackson County Mental Health Crisis Line: 541-774-8201. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week Walk-in crisis services available at 1005 E. Main Street LIFE TRACK Youth Drop-In: An opportuni ...

07 April 2014

It's 'National Crime Victim's Rights' week

Posted in U.S. & World News

Sunday kicked off 'National Crime Victim's Rights' week. It's designed to promote victims’ rights and to support crime victims. In 1984 congress passed the "Victims of Crime Act", which created ...