Jackson County Newswire (Page 10)

Jackson County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jackson County, OR. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 635 in Jackson County, OR

  1. WasteNot: Hazardous waste collection day coming soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... Call Rogue Disposal at 779-4161 for more information. This event is sponsored by the three waste haulers in Jackson County. If you have additional questions, contact them for more details. You might have spent Saturday, May 6, bettering yourself in ...

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  2. Rainwater HarvestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Eugene Weekly

    ... water rights information to landowners, among myriad other water-supply oriented duties. Mattick points to a Jackson County case in which a landowner was jailed for storing rainwater that he didn't have permits for as the source of the rumors that ...

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  3. Police reports, April 18-19Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... an assault at Ashland High School, in the 200 block of South Mountain Avenue. They lodged a juvenile at the Jackson County Juvenile Department on charges of second-degree assault, harassment and disorderly conduct. Two men were cited and released ...

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  4. Wolves expected to make their move to Southwest OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    This remote camera photo taken May 3, 2014 and provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, shows the wolf OR7 in southwest Oregon's Cascade Mountains. When gray wolf OR-7 made his historic and famous trek from northeastern Oregon to find a mate and territory of his own, the lone wolf wandered well over 1,000 miles throughout Southern Oregon and even Northern California before he finally found what he was looking for in remote eastern Jackson County.

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  5. Renewed interest in search for missing Shady Cove motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    ... didn't show up for Thanksgiving dinner. But it wasn't until November 28 when she was reported missing to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office. "I wish I didn't wait before I called," said Malina's mother, Chareen Nickel. "But she is an adult." Family ...

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  6. Police still on the hunt for missing Ashland manRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    An Ashland man who was last seen walking away from his home the morning of Monday, April 10, still has not been found. Jackson County Search & Rescue teams searched the property surrounding Hardesty's home in the 1200 block of Oak Street over the weekend.

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  7. More wolf packs expected in southwest OregonRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | News-Register

    When gray wolf OR-7 made his historic and famous trek from northeastern Oregon to find a mate and territory of his own, the lone wolf wandered well over 1,000 miles throughout Southern Oregon and even Northern California before he finally found what he was looking for in remote eastern Jackson County. A new draft report on Oregon's wolves concludes that OR-7, his mate and four offspring remain the only official wolf pack outside of the northeastern corner of the state, but there are plenty of up-and-comers which, under the right conditions, could reach pack status come New Year's Day.

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  8. Progressive CollectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Willamette Week

    ... Organics' indoor delicacies and the sun-grown buds from Pilot Farm, a Clean Green Certified grower out of Jackson County, at an affordable range of $6 to $13 a gram before taxes. Lauren has contributed to the Willamette Week's weed column since ...

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  9. Oregon Legislation declines to tackle GMO billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The News-Review

    ... two southern Oregon counties - Jackson and Josephine - approved anti-GMO ordinances in May 2014. The one in Jackson County was allowed to stand because it had qualified for the ballot before lawmakers approved the ban that stopped communities from ...

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  10. Amy Drake selected as library foundation directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... workshops and awarding scholarships. Drake serves on the boards of the Oregon Museums Association and the Jackson County Cultural Coalition. She holds a Master of Arts in Museum Studies from the Cooperstown Graduate Program and her Bachelor of Arts ...

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  11. Others Say: Health insurance savings could help heal the stateRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | News-Register

    A legislative proposal to move the state's public employees' health care into coordinated care organizations makes sense on multiple levels: It would save hundreds of millions of dollars at a time when Oregon's institutions are facing massive cutbacks, it would enroll public employees in a system that focuses on total health and it could do so without a major hit to the public employees' pocketbooks. The author of House Bill 3428, Rep. Julie Parrish, R-West Linn, says the bill could save nearly $1 billion per biennium.

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  12. Puppies burned in fire ready for adoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    White City, Ore.- Three puppies burned in a house fire in Central Point in March have found new homes and five others are preparing for adoption. According to Jackson County Animal Services, a puppy named Ashes was adopted by a tech who worked for the veterinarian clinic where the puppies were fostered.

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  13. Ashland students, in media spotlight, get lessons on reporting sexual misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... well as state and federal laws. Bare encouraged students to get help from the school, law enforcement and the Jackson County Sexual Assault Response Team (SART). Ashland police Deputy Chief Warren Hensman confirmed at the time that there was an ...

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  14. Student deals with own addiction for capstone project Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... surrounding addicts. Now over three years sober, he attempted to identify root causes of opiate addiction in Jackson County, its economic effects, and how to prevent it from happening in the future. The screening, followed by a panel discussion of ...

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  15. Man missing in AshlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    An 86-year-old Ashland man who reportedly suffers from dementia has been missing since Monday, and Jackson County Search & Rescue teams are actively searching for him. Harold Hardesty was last seen leaving his home, in the 1200 block of Oak Street, on foot Monday, according to a Jackson County Sheriff's Office news release.

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  16. Oregon GMO pre-emption battle continues in SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | Portland Tribune

    ... McArthur, the group's executive director. Lawmakers created an exception to the 2013 pre-emption bill for Jackson County, which already had a GMO ban proposal on its ballot at that point. McArthur said the government of Jackson County is nonetheless ...

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  17. a We can redesign and rebootaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Ashland software pioneer Jim Teece challenged a Chamber of Medford/Jackson County audience to encourage entrepreneurs and innovation at Monday's monthly forum in Medford. "When I want to take a pulse of how our community thinks about a particular issue, I go and see how we voted," Teece said.

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  18. Police release identity of man who was found dead in Bear CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office has released the identity of a man that was found dead in Bear Creek on April 6. Following an autopsy, the man was positively identified as 38-year-old Medford resident John Alfred Mapstone, according to JSCO. Mapstone had been reported missing to police on March 11, deputies said.

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  19. Family of five injured in crash with suspected drunk driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    A family of five was sent to the hospital after their vehicle was involved in a crash with a man who was allegedly driving drunk. According to a Jackson County Sheriff's Office investigation, 23-year-old Gold Hill resident John Viera Andrade was driving a maroon Nissan Altima on Blackwell road around 1:10 p.m. on April 9. The Altima reportedly crossed the center line and hit an oncoming white Dodge Caravan carrying a family of five.

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  20. Mistrial declared in alleged child abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | KOBI NBC5

    ... in the home who inflicted the injuries on the infant. On Friday the jury deliberated for more than 5 hours. Jackson County Judge David Hoppe declared a mistrial after the jury could not reach a verdict. The Jackson County District Attorney's Office ...

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