Joe Wilson

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Name: Joe Wilson
Date registered: June 18, 2013

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  1. Body Found Near Ft Jones a Murder Victim — November 26, 2014
  2. Strong First Week for Open Enrollment — November 26, 2014
  3. 5th House Fire in Two Weeks — November 26, 2014
  4. Protest Planned at Medford Walmart — November 25, 2014
  5. Rally Highlights Divide Over Ferguson — November 25, 2014

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Body Found Near Ft Jones a Murder Victim

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. – A body found this week south of Ft. Jones is being investigated as a murder by the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office On Monday November 24th, the body of Mr. Daniel Mark English, 55, of Fort Jones was found under the Kelsey Creek Bridge. According to officials, the cause of death is … Continue reading »

Strong First Week for Open Enrollment

CNN – More than 460-thousand people signed up for health insurance in the first week of enrollment under the Affordable Care Act. That’s according to a report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. According to officials, more than one million applications were submitted to healthcare.gov. 48 percent of the sign-ups are new … Continue reading »

5th House Fire in Two Weeks

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Grants Pass Fire and Rescue have responded to the 1100 block of NE D St. for a vacant home fire. At about 6:30 P.M. on Tuesday November 25th, crews were dispatched to reports a vacant house with smoke coming from the attic vents. Crews found the attic filled with smoke and … Continue reading »

Protest Planned at Medford Walmart

MEDFORD, Ore. – A public rally is planned on Thanksgiving Day at the Walmart Supercenter on Center Dr., as workers press the company to commit to paying a higher wage, institute a new scheduling policy and upgrade protections for pregnant workers. The event comes as some workers at the Walmart in Klamath Falls plan a three day strike, opposing what they say is … Continue reading »

Rally Highlights Divide Over Ferguson

MEDFORD, Ore. – People have gathered in Vogel Plaza on Central Ave. to show support for Michael Brown and his family. About 30 people rallied Tuesday afternoon, chanting and drumming in support of Brown’s family. Those driving by were largely honking and yelling support for Officer Darren Wilson. Wilson is the Ferguson, Missouri police officer … Continue reading »

Police Investigating Car Crash Death

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly motor vehicle crash in the 400 Block of Azalea Dr. On Monday November 24 at about 2:15 P.M., police received reports of a 1997 Oldsmobile sedan that left the road and immediately caught fire with the driver trapped inside. According to officials, … Continue reading »

Police Investigating Body Near Ft. Jones

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. – The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a body found under the Kelsey Creek Bridge outside of near Ft. Jones. The initial report came in about 1:30 P.M. on Monday November 24th. According to officials, investigators suspect the body may had been in the area about a day before being discovered. … Continue reading »

Chimney Blamed for Fire in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Rural/Metro Fire confirms a chimney fire started a house fire in the 3,400 block of Elk Lane. Fire Crews were called out at 2:35 A.M. Tuesday after the property owner reported being awakened by the smoke alarm, and seeing a red glow where the wood stove pipe went into the wall … Continue reading »

Crews Investigating 2nd Alarm House Fire

ASHLAND, Ore. – Crews are investigating a structure fire that damaged the attic and roof of a home on the 100 block of Pinecrest Terrace. It happened Monday at about 10:50 AM. According to reports, firefighters from Ashland Fire and Rescue and Jackson County Fire District #5 arrived to find flames and smoke coming from the roof … Continue reading »

Local Unemployment Rate Ticks Down

MEDFORD, Ore. – Total payroll in Jackson County rose by 1,630 in October, dropping the local unemployment rate nearly one full percent from the same time last year. According to a new report from the State of Oregon Employment Department, the new seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Jackson County is 8.5 percent, down from 8.6 … Continue reading »

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