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24 July 2014

Suspicious fire burns hundreds of Tree Top crates

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Medford, Ore. -- A suspicious fire breaks out in West Medford Thursday morning, just after 3:30 a.m., with flames rising 30 feet in the air near the railroad tracks on Fir Street. A security guard f ...

23 July 2014

Another suspicious fire keeps fire crews on their toes

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Updated (7/24 9:45 a.m.) Medford Police released a short description on their Facebook page of a possible suspect from last night's fire. Witnesses saw a male in the alcove just prior to the fire, a ...

23 July 2014

ODOT to hold open house on Highway 99 improvements

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore.--  The Oregon Department of Transportation will host a meeting for the public Thursday to get the public's input on a proposed Highway 99 corridor plan. Just a couple days ago Kihan ...

23 July 2014

Specialized leg brace saves goat's life

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- A Medford company that makes prosthetics fulfilled an unusual request, saving a goat's life. Katrina Hinnewinkel owns six goats. One of them is Pete. She said Pete is the leade ...

23 July 2014

Local Unsolved Mysteries: the David Grubbs murder

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- A brutal murder case has gone cold almost three years after the investigation began. As part of NBC5's special series, Local Unsolved Mysteries, we reexamined 23-year-old David Grub ...

24 July 2014

A bear cools off in an Ashland resident's pond

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Ashland, Ore. -- Take a look at what one Ashland couple found in their backyard. It was early in the morning when Joel Axelrod snapped these photos from inside his home on July 10th. He was outside ...

23 July 2014

Virtual Neighborhood Watch

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

    Cave Junction, Ore -- An alleged murderer is behind bars and it's all thanks to a call from an informed citizen.   A couple of Facebook groups may be to thank for spreading the word about D ...

23 July 2014

Sprague River fire victims seek relief

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - "Help us to rebuild."  That's the request made to the Klamath County Commissioners from those hit by last week's fire in Sprague River. Ken Petersen was one of 17 homeowners w ...

23 July 2014

Rape charges against Oregon Shakespeare Festival actor dropped

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Ashland, Ore. -- The Jackson County District Attorney’s office has dropped rape charges against an Oregon Shakespeare Festival actor. Veteran OSF actor Tyrone Wilson was charged in February with ...

23 July 2014

Report says Oregon marijuana sales would generate $38.7 million in first year

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Ore. -- A new report out shows, legalizing marijuana would raise close to $39,000,000 in it's first year of being taxed and regulated for personal use. The analysis by ECONorthwest reports legal pot ...