Jackson County Newswire (Page 9)

Jackson County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jackson County, OR. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 1,765 in Jackson County, OR

  1. Medford Police standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    ... Kirpatrick. Officers went back to the apartment with a hostage negotiator, along with a crisis worker from Jackson County Mental Health. "I got up and went outside to see what was happening, and they told me to go back inside." said one neighbor, ...

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  2. Southwest Oregon pot growers eye potential for tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... and adjacent Josephine counties have about half of the 258 indoor and outdoor grow sites in the state. And Jackson County has about a third of all the large commercial outdoor marijuana operations. Commission Chairman Rob Patridge said it's not ... 1 comment

  3. Bear Creek Salmon Festival coming next weekRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... workshops and work parties. Festivals, hikes, activities and classes take place at various locations across Jackson County. Participating organizations are actively engaged in watershed matters and education and many will also take part in the Bear ...

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  4. Former Jackson County judge retiring as president of judicial collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | MLive.com

    A former Jackson County Circuit Court judge who left the bench to oversee the education and development of judges throughout the nation is retiring early next year. After three years as president of the National Judicial College, former Jackson County Circuit Court judge and state court administrator Chad Schmucker announced he's stepping down.

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  5. DUII driver gets almost 12 years for causing dispatcher's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... 30 minutes Wednesday before returning the verdict. He was sentenced to 11 years, nine months in prison by Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Patricia Crain. Crain said Scott was a "dedicated alcoholic" who chose to drink the night of the crash. ...

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  6. Manslaughter trial for man accused of driving drunk, wrong-way on I-5 beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    The trial for a Grants Pass man accused of driving drunk in a wrong way crash that killed a 911 dispatcher in 2014 got underway in Jackson County Tuesday. Richard Scott is facing charges of manslaughter in the first degree, and DUII.

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  7. Recycling will cost you moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    Medford, Ore.- You may have to pay more to recycle. Rogue Disposal and Recycling Inc. explained its plan to increase customer costs to Jackson County Commissioners this morning, outlining an increase of $2.19 per month for residential customers and an increase of $17.95 a month for commercial businesses.

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  8. Victims in Ashland Plaza knife attack identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... victims started walking away. Witnesses pointed them out to Ashland police when they arrived on scene. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department, Talent police, and Ashland Fire & Rescue also responded. The victims were transported to Asante Rogue ...

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  9. Trial set to begin for man accused of fatal DUII crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    Jury selection begins tomorrow in the trial of a man accused of killing a Jackson County dispatcher while driving drunk. Police say 45-year-old Richard Scott was driving the wrong way on I-5 between Medford and Ashland when he hit and killed Karen Greenstein back in March of 2014.

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  10. State orders Ashland woman spoon-fed despite advanced directiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... state is ignoring his wife's wishes. He tried to challenge the spoon-feeding but lost his civil case in July. Jackson County Circuit Judge Patricia Crain agreed that Nora Harris would not have wanted the intervention. But Crain said she had to allow ...

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  11. Council candidates draw packed houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... the problem. It's a West Coast problem,” but the Downtown Streets model looks promising. He faulted Jackson County government, which has lots of land and cash reserves, for not helping with the problem.  Dennis Slattery, a former ...

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  12. Medford man accused of fatal shooting sentenced to 75 months behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    A Medford man accused of shooting and killing another man in his backyard in May will spend more than 6 years behind bars. The Jackson County District Attorney's Office says 23-year-old Vincent DiCostanzo pleaded guilty to manslaughter and weapons charges on Thursday.

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  13. Body of missing Klamath Falls man found months after high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Authorities say a body found in Medford this week is that of a Klamath Falls man who fled deputies last winter. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department reported on its Facebook page that the body found Wednesday near Bear Creek is 36-year-old Leonard Johnson.

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  14. One airlifted after I-5 rollover crash near Siskiyou SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... 1½ miles from the California border. Two dogs that were in the truck ran away after the crash. Jackson County Animal Control responded but was unable to locate the dogs, OSP said. Emergency crews blocked southbound traffic in the slow ...

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  15. OSF Offers $10 Community Rush DiscountRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... cash donations in the Box Office lobby. ACCESS provides food, housing, warmth and other essential services to Jackson County's low income children, families, seniors and people with disabilities. As the Community Action Agency of Jackson County, ...

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  16. Wednesday Morning 'Dawg BitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Dawg Sports

    ... in recent memory. People will get injured/suspended/kidnapped by separatists from the breakaway republic of Jackson County. It happens every year, and Holyfield will need to be ready for it. While we're obviously focused on 2016, the 2017 UGA ...

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  17. Woman faces attempted murder charge Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    A woman is facing attempted murder, second-degree assault and unlawful use of a weapon charges after allegedly stabbing a man in the back at a homeless camp on the outskirts of Ashland. Susan Marie Gibbs, 47, who has an address listed in the 2000 block of Campus Drive in Medford, is being held in the Jackson County Jail on $100,000 bail.

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  18. Affordable housing in MedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | KOBI NBC5

    ... PTSD as well as substance abuse, alcoholism and now I find myself homeless." But he's ecstatic to hear the Jackson County Housing Authority is looking to build a new apartment complex on Ross Lane in West Medford, with a dozen spots specifically for ...

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  19. Charcoal briquettes dumped in trash can likely cause of Talent house fire Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... logs show the fire was first reported at 1 a.m. in the 100 block of Autumn Ridge Court. Capt. Tony Halley of Jackson County Fire District 5 said crews arrived to see flames roaring from the structure. "It was well involved," Halley said. "It was ...

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  20. Residents, pets unhurt following Talent house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... logs show the fire was first reported at 1 a.m. in the 100 block of Autumn Ridge Court. Capt. Tony Halley of Jackson County Fire District No. 5 said the fire engine on scene arrived to see flames roaring on the structure. "It was well involved," ...

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