Articles tagged with: Jackson County

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 ...

10 October 2014

Fire prompts death investigation in Central Point

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- A fire investigation turns into a death investigation after a body is found in a trailer It was sometime after 6 p.m. last night at a storage lot on the 1900 block of east G ...

07 October 2014

Citizen's tip leads to arrest of alleged driver involved in White City hit and run

Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- A tip to the Oregon State Police led to the arrest of the driver involved in an early Saturday morning pedestrian-involved serious injury hit & run crash on Highway 62 in Whi ...

01 October 2014

Local health organizations respond to Ebola diagnosis in U.S.

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. --- Jackson County Public Health will do more training on how to deal with infectious diseases, now that the first case of Ebola was diagnosed in the U.S.  Health experts say Ebola is ...

24 September 2014

Central Point man arrested for drug trafficking

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. --- A month long MADGE investigation into drug trafficking lands a Central Point man behind bars.Authorities say 33 year old Michael Rivera-Sears had 3 ounces of meth and a loade ...

24 September 2014

Jackson County Commissioner honored at Medford Airport

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- An influential Jackson County commissioner was honored today with a special sign at the Medford airport.The air tanker base used to fight fires in southern Oregon and northern Cali ...

24 September 2014

ODF lowers fire danger level

Posted in Local

Ore. --- The Oregon Department of Forestry is lowering the fire danger level from extreme to high on ODF protected lands in both Jackson and Josephine counties as a result of the rain.ODF officials ...

23 September 2014

Jackson Country Sheriff's Office warns about phone scam

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office issuing a warning tonight after an elderly woman fell victim to a phone scam. They say the woman lost $400 after she received a phone cal ...

19 September 2014

Gang member arrested in Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A known gang member is back behind bars after authorities say he took off from a youth correctional facility in Junction City.The Jackson county sheriff’s office and the U.S. Mar ...

17 September 2014

How you can help the community of Weed

Posted in Regional

Weed, Calif. --- There are so many places and ways you can help the people of Weed, California tonight. In Northern California, you can help through the North Valley Catholic Social Service. In Ja ...