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5 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune
New activities, more music, an expanded carnival midway and food are just some of the highlights that mark this year's Jackson County Fair.
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9 hrs ago | Willamette Week
A group called the Organic Consumers Fund has made a second $100,000 contribution to Oregon GMO Right to Know, the political action committee behind a proposed November ballot measure seeking to label genetically modified organisms.
12 hrs ago | Medford Mail Tribune
The median sales price for existing houses in Jackson County rose 8.1 percent during the first half of 2014, compared with the same period in 2013.
Most charges against the owners of a Medford medical marijuana dispensary have been dismissed as part of a plea deal to wrap up a case that began with a high-profile raid in May 2013.
The article in the Tribune featuring the Ashland Fourth of July parade was very nicely done.
Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Lorenzo Mejia today dismissed most of a racketeering and money laundering case against a Medford couple related to a highly publicized raid on their medical marijuana dispensary in May 2013.
A total of 26 people have been arrested on weapons, drug and other charges after an investigation that began with the accidental killing of a 5-year-old girl by a Grants Pass man using a military-style rifle as a crutch to get up from a couch, authorities said.
A multi-agency investigation, dubbed Operation Rap It Up, is wrapping up its investigation involving more than 40 people, 31 of which have been indicted on state and federal drug and firearms charges.
Sheriff's deputies are trying to track down a homeless man who allegedly robbed another man at knifepoint Monday on the Bear Creek Greenway near Central Point.
Recent scorching temperatures and the increased abundance of dry fuels have prompted the Oregon Department of Forestry to increase restrictions for logging sites and other commercial operations in Jackson and Josephine counties.
Wynonna Judd and the Big Noise, Mark Chesnutt and The Guess Who headline the 2014 Jackson County Fair, and about 30 regional musicians and bands will perform throughout the fair on two other stages.
Triple-digit temperatures and possible thunderstorms are expected in Jackson County today, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory and red flag warning because of possible wildfires.
Anticipated triple-digit temperatures for today and Tuesday have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory for Jackson County.
A multi-agency effort to net Jackson County drunken drivers over the Fourth of July holiday turned up more suspended drivers than those under the influence of intoxicants - but that doesn't mean the roads were safe, police say.
For political junkies, these are the dog days of summer. Even the most maniacal candidates are resting up after July 4th parades, content in the knowledge that they have only a few county fairs before election season begins in earnest after Labor Day.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 02:33 pm
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