June 18, 2019
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County Close-Up

Thank you for visiting the Jackson County Close-Up page. You will find a series of video stories that show what is happening around the County.

You will discover what the different departments do and what drives them to work so hard for the citizens of Jackson County. You will find better understanding of why they are so committed to a safe and healthy place to live.

You will meet the people that work for you and what is on their minds. You will find out how citizen involvement shapes the direction of the county and about rules of governance.

We will discuss hot topics, things you may not know, and we may even surprise you. Enjoy your time as you look 'Close-Up' with your Jackson County Government.

A Suicide Has Happened, What Now?

Our local community is at even more risk after a suicide happens. Here’s how Jackson County steps in to help prevent the ripple effects of a suicide.

Preparing for Wildfire Smoke Season

Jackson County is an area where wildfire risk is high.  It is important to take steps now to prepare for wildfire season, which brings wildfire smoke into our area. Being prepared for fire and smoke ...

EASA: Treating Early Psychosis in Young People

Did you know that psychosis is more likely to develop in people between 15 and 25? Fortunately, treatment can be very effective, and has a major impact on the rest of someone’s life.

It's Raining Cats: How the Animal Shelter...

Whether you’ve seen them or not, feral cats are abundant in Jackson County. Here’s how the Animal Shelter helps our local felines both wild and domesticated.

An Innovative Way to Learn Valuable Parenting...

Change in Reproductive Health and Sexually...

Jackson County Public Health will no longer be seeing patients to provide Reproductive Health and Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI)  services. The last day of services will be on Wednesday, June ...

The Volunteers Who Care for Jackson County's Pets

With only 6 people on staff at the Jackson County Animal Shelter, we rely heavily on the support from the Friends of the Animal Shelter. Watch to see why we couldn’t do it without their loving ...