30 April 2013

JACO Commissioners Oppose Casino Proposal

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Unanimous decision... Jackson County Commissioners announced Tuesday that they will not support a proposed Indian casino in Medford. NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports.

30 April 2013

Betty LaDuke Artwork

Posted in Joe's Journal

Betty LaDuke has created artwork that showcase the lives of farmers and vinedressers in southern Oregon. These works are on display at South Stage Cellars and are actually for sale.  NBC Five's Joe ...

30 April 2013

Councilman Pleads 'Guilty' To Sex Charge

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A former Klamath Falls city councilman has plead 'guilty' to misdemeanor charges of third-degree sex abuse. 61 year old Greg Taylor was accused of inappropriately touching a 5 year old male relative ...

30 April 2013

Solar Loans For Home Energy Improvement

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

New government regulations allow title one lenders to include solar home energy improvements. One Rogue Valley couple is the first to take advantage of the program and they expect to save tens of th ...

30 April 2013

Jackson County Commissioners Will Meet To Discuss Proposed Casino In Medford

Posted in Politics

A proposed casino in Medford is back on the table, as Jackson County Commissioners continue discussions today; re-visiting the Coquille Indian Tribe's proposal. The tribe purchased Kim's restaurant ...

30 April 2013

Wave Energy Bill Making Waves in Salem

Posted in Local

In the Oregon Senate, a bill that would require wave-energy companies to prove assets has passed unanimously.The bill would require companies to show before they begin a project that they can financ ...

30 April 2013

Voter Registration Deadline for May Primary

Posted in Local

If you want to vote in the May Primary, you need to be registered by midnight on Tuesday, April 30th. The May 21st Primary Election features dozens of local races and ballot measures across Oregon.R ...

30 April 2013

Body On Beach Being Called A Homicide Victim

Posted in Regional

A homicide investigation is underway in Douglas county this morning. Officials say a woman's body was found Monday, south of Reedsport, near the Way-Finding point area in Winchester Bay. At this po ...

29 April 2013

Oregon: 2nd Most Costly Preschools

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Father Matt Warshawsky has enrolled his little one into preschool. He's trying to make sure she is prepared for the future. "I felt it gave her an advantage," said Warshawsky. However, not all kids ...

29 April 2013

Shoebox Recycling Challenge

Posted in Local

     Rubbish, garbage, junk, trash.     Whatever you call it - we all have it.      The Environmental Protection Agency says that Americans produce about 250 million tons or about 4.3 p ...