04 January 2013

Oregon Elected Officials To Be Sworn Into Office Friday

Posted in Politics

On Friday, Governor John Kitzhaber will swear in four new state officials who were elected in November.Secretary of State Kate Brown, State Treasurer Ted Wheeler, Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, a ...

04 January 2013

December Unemployment Numbers Released

Posted in National & World News

The December jobs report was released Friday morning.The economy added 155,000 jobs last month, compared to November, when the economy added 146,000.Analysts had been expecting between 150,000 to 20 ...

04 January 2013

Oregon Unemployment Compensation Fund Renewed

Posted in Local

Oregon's unemployment compensation program will be extended until the end of the year. The deal was renewed by Congress on Tuesday.According to state employment officials, the deal affects nearly 35 ...

04 January 2013

Police Arrest Three in Grants Pass on Drug Charges

Posted in Local

Three people are behind bars in Grants Pass, following a month-long investigation. With the help of the Rogue Area Drug Enforcement Team and the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, police arres ...

04 January 2013

Grants Pass Stabbing Sends One Man to Hospital, The Other to Jail

Posted in Local

One Grants Pass man is behind bars, after police say he stabbed another man in the torso.   Police responded to the 7-eleven on Southwest 6th street Thursday afternoon, where they found 26 year old ...

03 January 2013

New Year, New Life for Once Ailing Southern Oregon Humane Society

Posted in Local

A shelter on its last leg after more than 84 years of being a lifeline to tens of thousands of homeless animals in Jackson County has a new lease on life.  With the new year comes a new outlook for ...

03 January 2013

Hypothermia Death Propels Ashland Warming Shelter

Written by Travis Koch

A homeless man died from extremely cold nighttime temperatures near downtown Medford. In response, a called for action among organizers and Ashland city council members came up with way to serve peo ...

03 January 2013

33 DHS Tires Slashed

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Medford Police are investigating the vandalism of 33 Department of Human Services vehicles... after someone slashed the car's tires sometime around New Year's Eve. And as NBC-5's Craig Smullin repor ...

03 January 2013

Tobacco-Free 2013

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Whether it's due to a New Year's resolution, or new laws banning tobacco use on Oregon state property, many Oregonians are trying to kick the tobacco habit. Klamath County Senior Community Health Nu ...

03 January 2013

10,000 Oregonians Maybe Eligible For Foreclosed Settlement Payment

Posted in Local

Oregonian's whose homes were foreclosed on maybe eligible for a nationwide settlement but time is running out! $1.5 billion was set aside for homeowners who were foreclosed on from 2008 and 2011, ...