21 March 2013

New Allegations Against E.P. Schools, Former Teacher

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Jackson County School District 9 back in the spotlight... again... for all the wrong reasons. New allegations are surfacing against  former school counselor and substitute teacher Joel Heller. Hell ...

21 March 2013

Copper Thieves Cause Outage

Posted in Local

A bold move: thieves took 30 feet of phone line, cutting it end from end and plunged Ruch into a communications black hole.The phone line is copper inside and it sells for a pretty penny, so this ki ...

21 March 2013

Students Rally Behind Classmate Diagnosed With Cancer

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Union High School is uniting behind 16 year old Travis Deutchman, who was recently diagnosed with cancer. Travis Deutchman was diagnosed with lymphoma cancer on Friday...and his fellow stude ...

21 March 2013

U.S. Senate Approves Legislation To Avoid Government Shutdown

Posted in U.S. & World News

In Washington, the U.S. Senate has approved legislation to avoid a government shutdown next week. The measure would provide nearly $1 trillion for federal agencies to remain in operation through the ...

21 March 2013

Man Arrested On Drug-Related Charges Within One Thousand Feet of Elementary School

Posted in Local

Medford Area Drug and Gang Enforcement officers arrest a man for the manufacture of meth near Abraham Elementary School.  23-year-old Gabriel Perez was taken into custody Wednesday morning at his h ...

21 March 2013

Erickson Air-Crane To Buy Evergreen Helicopters in $250 Million Deal

Posted in Local

In a move to boost business, including here locally, Erickson Air-Crane is buying McMinnville-based Evergreen Helicopters.Executives with Erickson made the announcement on Wednesday.The deal, valued ...

20 March 2013

Bill in Oregon House to Legalize & Tax Marijuana

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It's being brought up again...the issue of legalizing and taxing marijuana. Money for schools, public safety and other important initiatives, has been hard to come by in the down economy and some le ...

20 March 2013

In-State Tuition for Undocumented Students

Posted in Local

It's at the final vote: a decision may be made as early as tomorrow on a bill that allows in-state tuition for undocumented students in Oregon.A college education is something many students strive f ...

20 March 2013

Gun Control Politics

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Colorado's Governor signs new gun control legislation... one day after word came out from Washington D.C. that a Senate gun bill will not include an assault weapons ban. NBC-5's Craig Smullin tells ...

20 March 2013

Merrill City Recorder Charged With Theft

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A former City Recorder has been accused of embezzling about 75 thousand dollars from the city of Merrill. 48 year old Deborah Sue Fuller faces multiple charges of aggravated theft, first-degree thef ...