Weekend Water Rescue

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Saturday afternoon, Jackson County Fire District 3 responded to reports of an unconscious person in the Rogue River. Crews were gold dredging near the old Gold Ray Dam when the current swept a man downstream in the water where he hit his head, knocking him out. The man’s coworkers pulled him … Continue reading »

Firefighter Hopefuls Apply For Jackson County Fire District 3

By Rob Scott MEDFORD, Ore. — On Wednesday, 16 firefighter hopefuls continued their application process to become interns with Jackson County Fire District 3 in the third year of the program. Jackson County Fire District 3 has nine openings for interns to come on in September. The internship program lasts two years and gives first … Continue reading »