Jackson Co. Public Health

Jackson Co. keeps current overdose alert

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson Co. Public Health said it’s keeping the current overdose alert in place It was first issued last month after an increase in first responders going to overdoses and suspected fatal overdoses from illicit opioids. Some of the overdoses …

Breaking down Oregon’s risk levels

MEDFORD, Ore. – Several Southern Oregon counties, like Coos, Jackson, and Josephine will stay in the state’s extreme risk category Beginning Friday. However, Oregon’s largest county, Multnomah County, is being lowered from extreme to high despite having more cases. There are three …

Educators now eligible for JaCo Vaccination Clinic

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Jackson Co. is putting the finishing touches on its first drive-thru COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic beginning tomorrow 9 am-4:30 pm. The county said it’s now opening up to educators because fewer people are registering than previously thought. The 3-day …