election

WHO chief comments on Biden victory

GENEVA, Switzerland (NBC) – The World Health Organization chief welcomed efforts Monday to strengthen the Geneva-based body through reform and said that it was looking forward to working closely with the administration of President-elect Joe Biden. “We congratulate President-elect Joe Biden and …

Where does your ballot go after being counted?

MEDFORD, Ore. — You cast your ballot and it’s counted, but where does it go next? Jackson County Clerk Chris Walker says the elections office has mandatory maintenance periods in all elections. In federal elections, she says that period is almost 2 …

Jackson Co. early voter turnout breaks records

MEDFORD, Ore. — Statewide in Oregon, the voter turnout is already higher than in the 2016 presidential election. Jackson County has been counting ballots since last Thursday. They’re able to do so as early as 7 days before the election. No results …

Siskiyou Co preparing for vote-by-mail

SISKIYOU CO., Calif.– Governor Gavin Newsom of California announced last week that all registered voters in the state will receive a ballot for the November election. While several states like Oregon already mail out ballots to voters, Californians must still choose to …

Georgia delaying primary election

ATLANTA, Ga. (WXIA/NBC) – The Georgia Secretary of State has postponed the presidential primary election due to coronavirus concerns. The primary, which was scheduled to take place March 24th, has been pushed back to May 19th. In-person early voting, which began on …

GP School Board proposes tax levy

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The Grants Pass School Board is getting closer to creating a new tax levy for the upcoming election. The Grants Pass School District 7 School Board will meet Tuesday night to discuss some of the options for facility …

Medford candidate’s bio in question

MEDFORD, Ore. — A controversial Medford man known for numerous runs at public office is back at it again. This time, Curt Ankerberg is taking another shot at the Medford School Board, but the description he provided in the voters’ pamphlet may …