MERLIN, Ore. – In Josephine Co., residents will vote on whether or not they want to allow a fire district in their community. If approved, the Josephine Independent Rural Fire Protection District would be formed. Residents would pay an extra tax ...

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Months after a woman went missing in Josephine County, her family is upping the reward. The family of a Lane County woman who went missing in Josephine County is now offering a reward for any information ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. —Josephine County is receiving around 1800 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine to begin distributing to community partners. Josephine County Public Health Director Mike Weber says the county is shifting from max vaccination events. A new model relies on ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Jackson and Josephine Counties are holding their first vaccine clinics later this week. They’re both partnering with Asante and the National Guard to make it possible. Jackson County Public Health has made it clear only people in ...

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, Ore. —Firefighters say 30 years ago you had about 15 minutes to escape a house fire, today you only have a few minutes. Rural Metro Fire in Josephine County is continuing to educate the public through an interactive ...

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 ...

This article has been updated with new information. GRANTS PASS, Ore. – The car of a missing Lane County woman was found in Rural Josephine County. On June 19, Fauna Frey found her older brother dead from at heart attack. ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – New unemployment numbers for the month of May are showing the impact of the state’s reopening on our community’s economy. The Oregon Employment Department says Jackson County gained over 3,000 jobs in the last month. The biggest ...

JOSEPHINE CO., Ore. — Josephine County Public Health has confirmed the first fatality from coronavirus in the county today. The victim died yesterday and he was 81 years old. He was admitted into Three Rivers Medical Center, but was eventually ...