14 March 2014

Southern Oregon University releases final retrenchment plan

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Economy

Ashland, Ore. -- Southern Oregon University released their final retrenchment plan Friday, in an effort to make up university debt. In the 29 page report, the university explains the reasoning beh ...

14 March 2014

Curtain closing on Alger Theater

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Entertainment, Economy, Technology

Lakeview, Ore. -- A shift to digital projection is taking a toll on small town movie theaters...including a classic theater in Lakeview that's facing closure. Susan and Kevin Samples have owned Lake ...

14 March 2014

Mt. Ashland will not open this season

Posted in Local, Economy, Weather

Ashland, Ore. --  Mt. Ashland will not open for the 2013-14 ski season due to low snow levels.  “At some point we had to face the fact that the weather was not going to cooperate,” explained ...

13 March 2014

Man says suspects posed as police in home invasion

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. --  Barrett Kearney said he woke up to six armed robbers in his house. He said they were carrying AK-47's. Kearney said the men kicked down his door claiming they were police w ...

13 March 2014

Resident questions safety on Foothill Road

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A deadly accident last weekend has one Medford woman pleading with the county to make changes to the road. Becky Jackson has lived on a hill that overlooks Foothill Road for 10 year ...

13 March 2014

MaryJane's Attic owner receives citations from MPD but will not have to pay

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- Marlene Nuckols, the owner of a MaryJane's Attic and MaryJane's Basement, told NBC 5 News she was given three citations this week from the Medford Police Department for operating wi ...

13 March 2014

Quartz Mountain gold

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Economy

Fremont National Forest, Ore. -- Quartz Mountain could soon provide a golden opportunity for Lake County. Linda Thorstad of Alamos Gold claims there's plenty of gold to be found on Quartz Mountain.. ...

13 March 2014

4th Annual Careers in Gear event draws hundreds of students

Posted in Local

About 500 students from Jackson and Josephine County got a chance to explore their career options.  About 150 different jobs were represented at the 4th annual Careers in Gear Youth Success Expo at ...

13 March 2014

SXSW: Car hits crowd

Posted in U.S. & World News

Austin, Texas.  -- (NBC News)  A drunk driver on the run from police drove into a crowd of people at Austin's South-By-Southwest Festival overnight, killing at least two and injuring more 20. A ma ...

13 March 2014

Searching through the rubble

Posted in U.S. & World News

New York, N.Y. -- (NBC News) Four more bodies were found overnight in the smoldering rubble of two upper Manhattan buildings leveled by a gas explosion that injured more than 70 people and spewed de ...