Articles tagged with: Jackson County

07 January 2015

Grand jury indicts two Talent teens on multiple charges including abuse of corpse

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Medford, Ore. --- A Jackson County grand jury has made their decision in the case where a Talent woman was stabbed and hospitalized.The grand jury returned an indictment against 18-year-old Eric Val ...

05 January 2015

Jackson County welcomes new sherrif

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Medford, Ore. --- Changes are coming to county government starting today.The Jackson County Sheriff's department says good bye to Sheriff Mike Winters and welcomes newly elected Sheriff Corey Falls, ...

31 December 2014

Wood stove restrictions in Jackson County

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Medford, Ore. --- The Jackson County air quality officials have declared today a yellow day for wood stove burning starting at 7 a.m. on Wednesday.The National Weather Service issued an air stagnat ...

12 December 2014

Inmates attempt escaping Jackson County jail

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Medford, Ore. --- Two inmates in the Jackson County jail will now face federal charges after attempting to escape.The Jackson County Sheriff's office says on December 2nd, an off-duty deputy heard a ...

02 December 2014

Thousands of Rogue Valley seniors are hungry

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Medford, Ore. -- 17,000 seniors and those on disability are hungry in Jackson and Josephine County. That's about the entire population of Central Point. The Rogue Valley Council of Governments off ...

02 December 2014

GMO measure recount to begin Tuesday

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Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Elections Office will recount ballots Tuesday on Measure 92, the GMO labeling measure. More than 85,000 ballots will be re-counted. Jackson County Clerk, Chris W ...

25 November 2014

Jacksonville man arrested on numerous rape charges

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Jacksonville, Ore. --- A Jacksonville man is behind bars accused of raping a 12 year old girl. 48 year-old Everett Allen Scott was arrested by Jackson County Sheriff' deputies Friday. They say in Ja ...

21 November 2014

Accused serial killer Susan Monica back in court

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Medford, Ore. --- Accused serial killer Susan Monica was back in court on Friday afternoon.   Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Tim Barnack called for an emergency hearing to tell Monica to stop ...

19 November 2014

Companies in the Rogue Valley step up to help the hungry

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Ore. --- Thousands of pounds of potatoes are dropped off in the Rogue Valley, just in time for the turkey day holiday.40,000 pounds of locally grown "Wong’s potatoes" were delivered today to food ...

18 November 2014

Jackson County family farms file suit challenging ban on GE crops

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Medford, Ore. --  Two family farms in Jackson County have filed a lawsuit against the county over the GMO ban voters passed in May. Portland law firm Markowitz Herbold filed the lawsuit in Jackson ...