11 April 2015

Man arrested in Friday night standoff with police

Posted in Local

A man is in jail after a stand off with police in West Medford.  Medford police say around 8:30 Friday night they responded to a domestic assault on the 11-hundred block of west tenth street. But, ...

10 April 2015

Federal lawmakers celebrating Oregon Caves

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore.--  Some of the state's biggest political heavy hitters gathered today for a special celebration that's been a long time coming. The dedication of the Oregon Caves National Monum ...

10 April 2015

Streets closing for Pear Blossom festivities

Posted in Local

MEDFORD, ORE. -- Pear Blossom festivities kick off Friday but there are a number of road closures you need to be aware of. Police will begin closing roads for the Pear Blossom Runs beginning at 5am ...

10 April 2015

Two mental health workers accused of sex crimes at youth facility

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore -- Two mental health workers in Grants Pass are facing major charges of sexual misconduct with an underage patient.    According to police in Grants Pass 31-year-old Dewayne Sandl ...

10 April 2015

Grants Pass cat electrocuted after climbing power pole

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grant's Pass cat's curiosity got the better of him when he climbed a power pole, was electrocuted, fell 25 feet and miraculously survived. This is no tall tale. NBC5 News spok ...

10 April 2015

Wyden makes effort to change the tax code for marijuana businesses

Posted in Politics, Regional

Ore. --- Senator Ron Wyden has thrown his weight behind an effort to change the federal tax code to make it easier for pot businesses to claim deductions.Senator Wyden is the ranking democrat on the ...

10 April 2015

Fire teams strategize for upcoming widlfire season

Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. --- It may only be April but threat of wildfire season is quickly approaching.Several agencies including the Oregon Department of Forestry, the U.S. Forest Service, and BLM gathe ...

10 April 2015

Two Medford businesses robbed, MPD searching for suspects

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Medford Police are investigating two business burglaries overnight and one of the stores that was hit is releasing surveillance video, hoping the suspects can be identified.It took ...

10 April 2015

Oregon DMV's offer online wait time check-up

Posted in Local

Ore. --- You can now check on wait times at most Oregon DMV's, without getting off the couch!37 of the Oregon DMV's 60 field offices including Medford, Grants Pass, Klamath Falls and Roseburg locati ...

10 April 2015

Billion dollar project proposed for Swan Lake valley

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath County, Ore. - A billion dollar hydroelectric storage project could bring needed jobs to Klamath County...but the development has some strong opposition. Backers say the Swan Lake North Pump ...