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Macklemore concert brings thousands to Expo

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Thousands will be at the Jackson County Expo Friday night to watch Grammy winner Macklemore take the stage. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says be prepared for traffic. It’s is encouraging people to carpool and figure out a plan beforehand. …

Burned body found within Penninger Fire perimeter

Update (07/20/18 4:03 p.m.) – Investigators have identified a man whose body was found within the area burned in Tuesday’s Penninger Fire in Central Point. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said 60-year-old Robert Lee Walker died as a result of “thermal injuries …