Jackson Co.

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 …

JaCo. Dutch Bros makes surprise donation

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore— One local coffee stand is stepping up this holiday season, to give back to people who lost everything in the Almeda Fire. Jackson County Dutch Bros locations and the Dutch Bros Foundation, made a surprise donation of almost $290,000 …

Small business grants now available

MEDFORD, Ore. – Southern Oregon small businesses who are affected by COVID-19 may be eligible for new grants. The assistance is called SO CARES COVID-19 Small Business Grants; businesses in both Jackson and Josephine County are eligible to apply. Southern Oregon Regional Economic …

Erosion control holding up

JACKSON CO, Ore. —All of the efforts to restore the Bear Creek Greenway have ended, due to weather. According to the Emergency Operations Center, volunteer contracts and EPA crews, are pretty well wrapped up. With the storms this past weekend, the greenway …

FEMA deadline extended

JACKSON CO, Ore. — The deadline to get disaster assistance from FEMA has been extended from today, to Monday, November 30th. FEMA has already given $19.4 million to fire victims in Jackson County this fall. You can register at the MARC, or …