Jackson County Newswire (Page 4)

Jackson County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jackson County, OR. (Page 4)

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  1. Mentor programs steer teens away from gangsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | The Progress

    ... I have nightmares about it still." When they reached the Medford exit on I-5, they were met by police and Jackson County Sheriff's Department cars. When he was 6, Wohosky's family immigrated to America after a volcano erupted in the Philippines. His ...

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  2. Halloween preparations in the valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    Ashland, Ore., - With Halloween coming up on Monday, agencies around the valley are preparing for the crowds over the weekend. Medford Police along with Jackson County Sheriff, Oregon Probation Officers and the OLCC will join Ashland Police starting tonight to help patrol the busy streets.

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  3. Pedestrian struck and killed in Shady CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is investigating just what took place when a pickup truck collided with an elderly man. "Units responded from the Jackson County Sheriff's Department to this location where it was found a pedestrian had been struck by a motor vehicle and subsequently ended in a fatality," said Sgt.

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  4. Ballot drop box replaced in Eagle PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    The current ballot drop box next to the Eagle Point Library is the replacement of one that got jammed on Thursday. Jackson County Clerk Chris Walker says the box wasn't even full, but ballots were getting jammed as soon as they entered.

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  5. Opinions divided on proposed monument expansionRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The Jackson County Board of Commissioners listened to widely differing views on the proposed expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument during a public hearing Thursday night attended by more than 400 people. Commissioners held their own hearing at North Medford High School after an earlier meeting called by U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., in Ashland attracted mostly expansion supporters.

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  6. Public split on proposed Cascade-Siskiyou Monument expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | The Columbian

    People who attended a public hearing on a proposed expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument were split on the issue. The Mail Tribune reports that more than 400 people attended a public hearing held by the Jackson County Board of Commissioners in Medford.

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  7. Woman nabs burglar with mobile surveillance appRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... Ashland. They apprehended him within minutes, according to Buffington and a probable cause affidavit by the Jackson County Sheriff's Office. Robert William Doctor, 49, of the 2200 block of Highway 99 outside Ashland was arrested on charges of ...

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  8. Oregon man pleads guilty to federal child porn chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Progress

    ... app. Court records show he messaged a photo of his son in a stroller as part of his effort to obtain images. Jackson County sheriff's deputies arrested last year after a Department of Homeland Security's summons to the Kik Messenger app company and ...

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  9. Jackson County labor pool nears all-time highRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Jackson County's civilian labor force is nearing an all-time high. If trends continue, the county's peak labor force of 104,012, recorded in November 2008, will be surpassed in the next couple of months.

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  10. Southern Oregon women joined the NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... to wait a few weeks before joining her sisters in service. Source: Waldron, Sue, “Yeomanettes: Jackson County's Blue Star Daughters”, Table Rock Sentinel, March/April, 1990, p. 2. As It Was is a co-production of Jefferson Public ...

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  11. Commissioners to hold hearing on monument expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The Jackson County Board of Commissioners will hold its own public hearing on the proposed expansion of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument after an earlier meeting called by U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., attracted mostly expansion supporters. The commissioners' hearing is at 6 p.m. Thursday in the North Medford High School Commons, 1900 Keene Way Drive, Medford.

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  12. Board member wants to expand Oregon's no-logging buffersRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2016 | News-Register

    A member of the Oregon Board of Forestry is pushing for the extension of streamside no-logging buffers in the state's Jackson and Josephine counties. The buffers would be similar to those already proposed for the rest of Western Oregon and are meant to keep salmon streams cool, The Medford Mail Tribune reported .

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  13. Pedestrian killed in Eagle PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    Jackson County Sheriff's Office said deputies responded around 6:45 Monday evening to a reported crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian in the 900 block of West Linn Road in Eagle Point. JSCO said at the time of the crash Belknap was in the roadway and the driver of the vehicle is not suspected of being impaired or under the influence of intoxicants.

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  14. Cheese truck flips on I-5, spills delicious cargo everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Oregonian

    ... by Oregon State Police as Jagjiwan Singh, age 26, of Santa Clara, was traveling northbound near milepost 8 in Jackson County. For unknown reasons, Singh veered from his lane and took out roughly 300 feet of guardrail before the truck tipped, Oregon ...

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  15. Wind advisory issued for parts of Jackson CountyRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory until 5 p.m. for Medford, Ashland, Central Point and Prospect. The gusty south winds are expected to be strongest in the southern Rogue Valley from Ashland to Phoenix, and at higher elevations, weather officials said.

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  16. Three on ballot for City Council Position 1 Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The following are contenders for Ashland City Council Position 1. Ballots were mailed Friday and must be returned to the Jackson County Elections Office by 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8. Twenty-four-hour ballot drop boxes open today at the Elections Office and libraries in Ashland, Central Point, Eagle Point and Rogue River. Top priorities: 1) Have the city immediately file a class-action suit in the name of the tenants of Ashland who have been abused and defrauded by the illegal actions of property management companies and individuals who have broken Oregon tenant law repeatedly, with triple damages awarded to each tenant and the city.

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  17. Lemhouse faces challengers for council seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The following are contenders for Ashland City Council Seat 3. Ballots were mailed Friday and are due back to the Jackson County Elections Office by 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8. Twenty-four-hour ballot drop boxes will open Monday at the Elections Office and Ashland, Rogue River, Central Point and Eagle Point libraries. Top priorities if elected: My first priority for Ashland is a robust, diverse, sustainable economy that provides enough family-sustaining jobs for people who want to live and work within our borders.

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  18. Four vie for Ashland mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Following is information on the four candidates on the ballot for Ashland mayor. Ballots were sent out today and must be returned to the Jackson County Elections Office by Nov. 8. Editor's note: A photo of John Greene was not available.

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  19. in Re: D. J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... Marie Ann Wright, a certified sex offender therapist who runs the juvenile sex offender treatment program in Jackson County-the county in which Eagle Point is located-testified that she did not know the details of youth's sexual history involving ...

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  20. Peoplea s Bank of Commerce Reports 20% Increase in Quarterly Net IncomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... . Founded in 1998, People's Bank of Commerce is the only locally-owned community bank in Jackson County, headquartered in Medford, Oregon with five branches located in Medford, Ashland, Central Point and Grants Pass. For more information, contact ...

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