Extension Service Tax Rate Set

MEDFORD, Ore. — A tax rate has been set in place to help the OSU Extension Service and 4H Program. The new Extension Service District, which includes two county commissioners, set a tax rate Wednesday morning of five cents per $1,000 of assessed property value. The tax money will go toward expanding services and hiring … Continue reading »

4-H Program Faces Cut

MEDFORD, Ore. — As Jackson County looks to cut the budget and to avoid dipping into the rainy day fund. A huge cut looms for Jackson County’s OSU Extension Office and it could leave nearly 40 people without a job. The county’s budget committee approved the cuts. If approved by commissioners, several resources and education programs will be eliminated … Continue reading »