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27 October 2014

Crews clean up old illegal marijuana grows

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- A helicopter and about a dozen volunteers on the ground with the 'Southern Oregon Multi-Agency Marijuana Eradication and Reclamation', also known as S.O.M.M.E.R. spent Monda ...

27 October 2014

Young Medford woman suffers with rare nerve condition

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A rare nerve condition called trigeminal neuralgia or TN, affects the face and causes excruciating pain. It's also known as the suicide disease because it drives some people to take ...

27 October 2014

Sheriff Winters investigation update

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- An update to a story you saw first on NBC5 news.Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters is getting some help as he is being investigated by the Oregon Secretary of State's office.Fire ...

27 October 2014

Election drop site locations open today

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. --- If you don't want to mail in your ballot you're in luck, drop site locations opened today.Remember, ballots must be received at the Jackson County elections office or in an officia ...

27 October 2014

Fallen tree kills man in Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- High winds on Saturday caused a tree to come crashing down and killed a man sleeping in a tent.It happened Saturday morning along the Bear Creek Greenway; Medford Police say that 2 ...

27 October 2014

Medford Police conducts Minor Decoy Compliance Check over weekend

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford police conducted a Minor Decoy Compliance Check at various businesses over the weekend.The department along with the Oregon Liquor Control Commission conducts the checks to ...

26 October 2014

Police investigating drive-by shooting in West Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Residents in West Medford are on high alert after a drive-by shooting. It happened around 2:45am Sunday on Finch Lane. Police say several bullets hit a house, but luckily no one was ...

26 October 2014

Tree falls down in Talent neighborhood

Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. --  Clean up efforts are underway in the valley after Saturday's fall storm including in one Talent neighborhood where a tree came crashing down in a front yard. Colin Mollane says the ...

26 October 2014

Storm destroys business in Port Orford

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Port Orford, Ore. -- A storm in Port Orford left nearly a dozen people jobless Saturday. The coastal town was one of the hardest hit by the storm. Strong winds and high tide sent waves crashing over ...

25 October 2014

Storm destroys building; forces evacuations in Port Orford

Posted in Local

Port Orford, Ore. -- High winds and surf caused damage to the port in Port Orford, Saturday. As large waves crashed onto the dock, they damaged several small buildings. The storm also forced tempora ...