Heckert Leads Jackson County District Attorney Race

May 15, 2012 By Steven Sandberg JACKSONVILLE, Ore. — Early results in the race for Jackson County District Attorney show a commanding lead. Three candidates faced off to replace a man that has served as Jackson County’s District Attorney for two decades. Voters chose the candidate the current D.A. endorsed. Chief Deputy District Attorney Beth … Continue reading »

Josephine County Voters Turn Down Public Safety Levy

May 15, 2012 By Sharon Ko GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Many voters in Josephine County are keeping a close eye on the public safety levy. 57% voted against a property tax to fund law enforcement and without the money that levy would have provided; the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office says 70 pink slips will be … Continue reading »

Two Candidates Lead Jackson County Commissioner Race

May 16, 2012 By Bryan Navarro MEDFORD, Ore. — Seven candidates were hoping for a chance to become a Jackson County Commissioner – four Republicans and three Democrats. Now, we know who will likely face off in November. The Democratic nominee for Jackson County Commissioner Position 2 is Jeff Scroggin. He received 61% of the … Continue reading »