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COVID-19 booster eligibility expanding

SOUTHERN OREGON, —The CDC announced last week, it’s expanding eligibility for COVID-19 booster shots. “The way to stop this pandemic is to get as many people protected as possible,” said Dr. Shames with Jackson County Public Health. More and more Oregonians are …

Fire erupts at 76 gas station in Wolf Creek

WOLF CREEK, Ore.— Around 4 A.M. Wednesday morning, Josephine and Jackson county firefighters were called out to a structure fire at the 76 gas station in Wolf Creek. Rural Metro Fire told NBC5 News at around 7 A.M. they were still working …

Jackson County will test emergency alert system Thursday

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson County is scheduled to test its emergency alert system. County representatives said, “Residents with registered Citizen Alert accounts will receive the test through all listed delivery methods—call, text, and email, as well as landline CenturyLink phone numbers—between 10 …