28 March 2013

PremierWest Shareholders Approve Merger

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

A done deal... Medford-based PremierWest Bank is merging with AmericanWest Bank. The announcement comes 10 days after AmericanWest increased their offer to shareholders by 21%. NBC-5's Craig Smullin ...

28 March 2013

Ducks Prepare for Sweet 16

   The Sweet 16 is underway, but the Oregon Ducks basketball team still has another day to wait, before it gets a shot at making the elite 8.  The ducks are in Indianapolis, getting ready for a m ...

28 March 2013

Installation Of Wave Energy Buoy Off Oregon Coast Hits Setback

Posted in U.S. & World News

The nation's first commercial wave energy operation, expected to be installed off of the Southern Oregon coast this year, is facing a setback. Ocean Power Technologies says it has hit an unexpected ...

28 March 2013

Arrest Made In Central Point Armed Robbery

Posted in Local

Medford police make two arrests in last week's armed robbery of the Central Point 7-11. Dylan Sites, 18 and Kyle Mellon, 19 were arrested yesterday after surveillance video of the robbery was di ...

28 March 2013

Police Arrest Medford Man on Drug Charges, Possible Connection to Biggest Steroid Bust in Medford History

Posted in Local

Police arrest a Medford man on drug charges, after finding a connection with the largest steroid bust in Medford history. 54 year old Jeffrey Rupert is behind bars in the Jackson County Jail. Invest ...

27 March 2013

Bullet Flies Into Man's Home

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

There's an air of unease at this home in Josephine County. "Made my coffee, open the blinds as normal, saw a bullet hole through my living room window," said Jake Forest, who is a Josephine County r ...

27 March 2013

Recycling Obsession Results in Problem With City

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath Falls woman's obsession with recycling has gotten her into a jam with the city... Frankie Vogt recycles cans and bottles that many stores can't... "And this is the result of me bringing ho ...

27 March 2013

The End Of DOMA?

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News, Politics, Regional

Washington, D.C.

Supreme Court could strike down the Defense of Marriage Act, which prevents legally married same-sex couples from receiving a wide range of federal benefits. Danielle Leigh reports.

27 March 2013

Oregon Sentate To Decide On Youth Voting Registration

Posted in Regional

The Oregon House has passed a bill that would allow 16 year olds to register to vote when they get their drivers license. House Bill 2988 passed by only ten votes; 35-25. The Bill allows young drive ...

27 March 2013

Medford Man Arrested After Eluding Police

Posted in Regional

Yesterday a Medford man was arrested after attempting to elude police following a traffic stop. Police say they attempted to pull over Antonio Serna's Ford pickup on West Main street when he attemp ...