Grass Fire Starts in Transient Camp

MEDFORD, Ore. — A fire at a homeless camp spread to a nearby field Friday morning and sent up a black plume of smoke that could be seen for miles. The fire was in a field between Bullock Road and the Rogue Regency Inn in Medford. Crews from Medford Fire and the Oregon Department of … Continue reading »

Homeless Camps Cleared in Greenway Sweep

MEDFORD, Ore. — It could take several days for the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office to clean out tons of garbage and debris from 50 camp sites along the Bear Creek Greenway. Jackson County Sheriff’s employees and Community Corrections workers will be out over the next few days clearing out homeless camps and picking up tons … Continue reading »