Articles tagged with: Jacksonville

07 June 2014

Britt Festival kicks off with Taste of Summer

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Jacksonville, Ore. -- The Britt Festival season kicked off in Jacksonville on Saturday. The fourth annual "Taste of Summer' celebration is the ceremonial beginning of Jacksonville's Britt festival. ...

05 June 2014

Chicken coop grass fire

Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- A grass fire sparked early Thursday morning in Jacksonville. Applegate Valley Fire District 9 responded to the fire on Highway 238 and Longnecker Road at about 3 a.m. Fire Dist ...

30 May 2014

Search and Rescue K9 teams training in Jacksonville

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- Search and Rescue crews from across Northern California and Southern Oregon were in Jacksonville Friday. One Jackson County Search and Rescue K9 Unit volunteer, Marsha McBaine, ...

26 May 2014

Valley View Winery going global

Posted in Local, Economy

Jacksonville, Ore. -- On Tuesday morning, nearly 4,943 miles away from Valley View Winery in the Applegate, residents in Japan will be able to get a taste of Southern Oregon. Mike Wisnovsky, co-own ...

26 May 2014

Car crashes into Jacksonville coffee shop

Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- A car crashed into a Jacksonville coffee shop Monday afternoon. It happened at Good Bean Coffee Company around 4:40pm Monday on Oregon Street and West Main Street. Police say ...

13 April 2014

GMO awareness talk at Jacksonville Library

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Jacksonville, Ore. --  Local GMO free activists hosted an informational talk regarding genetically modified crops at the Jacksonville Library Sunday afternoon. It's one of several talks coming with ...

09 April 2014

The Britt Festival season 2014

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Jacksonville, Ore. -- Here are a few of the performers for the Britt Festival's 2014 season. Fitz and the Tantrums take the stage on June 22 Tommy Emmanuel on July 26 Joan Baez comes to town on ...

26 March 2014

Supreme Court looks into Jacksonville protest turned violent

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics

Jacksonville, Ore.--  Anti President George W. Bush protesters were heard by the Supreme Court Wednesday. 10 years ago Shelly Elkovich was one of hundreds protesting during president George W. Bush ...

12 March 2014

ACLU filing class action lawsuit for Secret Service actions during Bush campaign in 2004

Posted in Local, Politics

Ashland, Ore. -- The ACLU visited Southern Oregon University to talk about a local free speech class action lawsuit that's headed to the Supreme Court. Back in 2004 when President George W. Bush vi ...