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14 December 2014

"Wild" premieres in Ashland

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The New York Times Best Seller, "Wild," is now a major motion picture starring Reese Witherspoon. The author, Cheryl Strayed, tells NBC5 that she never expected her story to be such ...

14 December 2014

Man dies in early morning crash

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PROSPECT, ORE. -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says a 25 year old man is dead after his vehicle collided with a tree. The accident happened around 1:50 am Sunday, on the 1200 block of Mill Cr ...

13 December 2014

Salvation Army in need of Christmas donations

Posted in Local, Economy

MEDFORD, ORE. -- The Salvation Army is gearing up for it's annual toy distribution but they say that they're running out of gifts for children in need.       Volunteers bagged toys for 1,100 kids ...

13 December 2014

'Neighborhood Street Tree Project' kicks off in Medford

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MEDFORD, ORE. - Medford Parks and Recreation is teaming up with Habitat for Humanity to plant trees around the community.  It's the beginning of their 'Neighborhood Street Tree Project,' an effort ...

13 December 2014

Local Jeep club to give away free Christmas Trees

Posted in Local, Economy

MEDFORD, ORE --  A local auto club is getting into the holiday spirit by giving out free Christmas trees. Members of the 'Southern Oregon Jeep Klub went to Butte Falls, Saturday, and picked up near ...

13 December 2014

Oregon Duck Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy

Posted in Local, Sports

NEW YORK, NY -- Marcus Mariota was the 80th recipient of the Heisman Trophy, Saturday night beating out Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon and Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper. Needless to say, ...

13 December 2014

Ashland children Christmas shop with cops

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Ashland Police Officers took a break from fighting crime Saturday morning to go Christmas shopping with local children who may not receive presents otherwise. For the fifth year Wal ...

13 December 2014

Facebook tip lands wanted sex offender in jail

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MEDFORD. ORE -- Medford Police say a Facebook tip led them to the arrest of a wanted sex offender. On Friday night, Medford Police arrested 32 year old Donald Berry in White City. Barry's arrest cam ...

12 December 2014

Closing in on Opening day for Mt. Ashland

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Ashland, Ore -- The week's stormy weather means plenty more snow on the Mountains as Rogue Valley skiers and snowboarders anxiously await the opening of Mount Ashland.  The snow pack on the mountai ...

12 December 2014

Benefit dinner for 7-year-old battling cancerous tumor

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- 7-year-old Jorge Machain is battling a cancerous tumor on his liver for the second time in two years. His father Hernan, a horse farrier in the Rogue Valley said, "It's a really hard ...