Final Election Day Preps Underway

MEDFORD, Ore. — As of this afternoon, 16 percent of registered voters in Jackson County had turned in their ballots, and officials expect that number to increase to twenty percent by the end of the day. Tuesday morning, Jackson County Clerk Chris Walker ran a test on the tabulator’s software to make sure the system … Continue reading »

Ballots Mailed to Registered Voters

MEDFORD, Ore. - Ballots are in the mail, and registered voters are set to make some big decisions this year. Several controversial measures are on the 2014 Primary Election ballot, which has election office representatives preparing for more than 50% turnout. NewsWatch12′s Kirstin O’Connor spoke with Jackson County Clerk, Chris Walker, to find out how voters can make their voices heard.

Drought Could Help Save OSU Extension

NEAR JACKSONVILLE, Ore. – Supporters of the Jackson County OSU Extension say they hope the drought year will influence voters as they head to the ballot booths next month. A tax district for the Extension will appear on the May ballot — giving voters the chance to weigh in on a levy of about a … Continue reading »