Articles tagged with: Jackson County

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 ...

20 October 2014

Free event: Cyber Crime in Jackson County

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and the Southern Oregon High Tech Crimes Task Force are hosting a free forum for the public about how to deal with online predators and childre ...

17 October 2014

Stolen goods found in MPD campsite sweep

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police conducted a sweep of the greenway on Thursday and found stolen goods at one of the campsites. Four batteries stolen from a construction site near U.S. Cellular Field ...

13 October 2014

Local residents attend healthcare forum

Posted in Local, Regional

Ore. --- The future of Oregon’s healthcare system for seniors and the disabled.That was the topic at a public forum at the Jackson County Library this afternoon, employees from the Oregon Departme ...