Articles tagged with: Jackson County

13 November 2014

Two month investigation leads to meth bust

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. --- A two month long narcotics investigation nets several pounds of meth and lands two men in jail.Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement (MADGE) and the Jackson County Sheriff's ...

11 November 2014

Marijuana cases in Oregon dropped in July 2015

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- The district attorney of Oregon’s largest county is preparing to drop dozens of marijuana cases once measure 91 becomes law.Multnomah County’s DA says they'll dismiss pending violation- ...

05 November 2014

Voters say no to proposed RVTD property tax levy

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- Jackson County voters are considering whether or not to approve a new tax levy for the Rogue Valley Transportation District in Measure 15-128. The Rogue Valley Transportation ...

03 November 2014

Jackson County resident being monitored for Ebola

Written by Kyle Aevermann

Medford, Ore. -- Jackson County Public Health is monitoring a loacal resident, who they say recently returned from west Africa. The health director says the person has no known exposure to Ebola, ...

02 November 2014

Election drop box locations

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- The midterm elections are on Tuesday.  Oregon voters have until 8pm on Tuesday to turn in their ballots to any of the 24 hour drop box locations, located nearest them. Election off ...

28 October 2014

Cat-stravagana, adopt a cat for free this weekend

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Looking for a purr-fect pal? This weekend the Jackson County Animal Shelter, Southern Oregon Humane Society, and CATS are holding a cat-stravaganza; meaning all the adult cats are ...

27 October 2014

Sheriff Winters investigation update

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- An update to a story you saw first on NBC5 news.Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters is getting some help as he is being investigated by the Oregon Secretary of State's office.Fire ...

27 October 2014

Election drop site locations open today

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. --- If you don't want to mail in your ballot you're in luck, drop site locations opened today.Remember, ballots must be received at the Jackson County elections office or in an officia ...

24 October 2014

Election ballots returning to Jackson County Clerk's office already

Posted in Politics

Ore. --- Jackson County elections officials are already reporting a 10% return on ballots for the November election.Jackson County Clerk Chris Walker says it's one that has people interested, ''Ever ...

22 October 2014

Jackson County commissioners lean towards taxing marijuana

Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County Commissioners take the first official step toward taxing marijuana, ahead of Measure 91, which could legalize recreational marijuana.Commissioners voted 2-1 Wednesda ...