Oregon’s unemployment rate dropped to 4.0% in February, from 4.2%, as revised, in January. Oregon’s unemployment rate dropped rapidly from its peak in April 2020
Oregon’s Suicide Rate Improves For 2020 Year
Oregon had the nation’s 13th highest suicide rate across all ages in 2020—an improvement from the year before when the state was ninth in suicide
Jackson County Storm Totals So Far
Even though we only saw a glancing blow from the much hyped “atmosphere river”, our metro saw some impressive wind and rain numbers. NWS Medford,
Oregon to Increase Child Care Assistance for Working Families
Finding affordable, quality child care has long been a struggle for families, and the pandemic has only made this situation worse. Working families who participate
Medford Police Livability Team Releases Data on Operations
The Medford Police Department Livability Team has attempted to maintain as much data as possible as it pertains to the referral of homeless citizens to
Oregon Unemployment Rates Drops
Oregon’s unemployment rate dropped to 4.9% in August from 5.2% in July. This was the first time Oregon’s unemployment rate dropped below 5% since March
Oregon Residents Share Views About Climate Change
From August 9-17, 2021, the Oregon Values and Beliefs Center conducted a statewide survey of Oregonians’ perceptions of climate change. The questions were intended to
Statewide COVID Survey Findings
From August 9-17, 2021, the Oregon Values and Beliefs Center conducted a statewide survey of Oregonians’ perceptions of COVID-19. The questions were intended to gather
Local & State Vaccination Update.
Vaccinations in Jackson County There have been 204,457 doses administered in Jackson County. A total of 111,766 people are vaccinated. With 12,399 series in progress
July Metro Employment Info.
Total payroll employment in Jackson County rose by 860 jobs in July. Construction and leisure and hospitality had the largest increases, up by 230 and
8/13 Metro COVID Update
Daily Number of New COVID-19 Cases As of 12:01 a.m. on August 13, 2021, Jackson County Public Health reports 84 new COVID-19 cases. This brings
OHA Breakthrough Cases.
OHA Releases Latest Monthly Update on Vaccine Breakthrough CasesThrough July 31st, Oregon Health Authority has identified 4,196 COVID-19 vaccine breakthrough cases. Vaccine breakthrough cases are