30 July 2014

Audit finds VA manipulated vet's appointment data

Posted in Local

A new report out shows workers falsified some records at the VA hospitals in White City and Roseburg to cover up the long wait times for vets to get medical care. The Oregonian reports in White City ...

30 July 2014

Lights, camera, Klamath - movie to be shot in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Klamath Falls will soon be serving as a backdrop for a Hollywood motion picture...and shooting on the movie is scheduled to get underway next month. Location Manager Michael Ch ...

30 July 2014

RCC security guard assaulted in Grants Pass

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Grants Pass, Ore. -- Oregon State Police are searching for a man who allegedly assaulted a security guard at Rogue Community College in Grants Pass. Troopers responded to shots near the soccer fiel ...

30 July 2014

Fourmile Lake fire update

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore -- Fire crews have been able to hold a fire burning near Fourmile Lake to under 100 acres. The 'Launch' fire was first reported Monday morning. The fire isn't accessible by road, ...

30 July 2014

Firefighter dies accidentally at Fourmile Lake

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Southern Oregon's fire season has claimed a life a 21-year-old firefighter who has died at the Launch fire near Fourmile Lake in Klamath County. NBC5's Christine Pitawanich s ...

30 July 2014

Routine traffic stops leads police to meth, heroin and marijuana

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Two men are in the Klamath County jail after a routine traffic stop leads police to meth, heroin and marijuana. Police in Klamath Falls pulled over 44 year old Frank Higuera a ...

29 July 2014

Fighting fire in extreme heat

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Selma, Ore.-- 200 firefighters were suited up and ready to go Tuesday evening. "'I've been out here cutting fire line trying to get this thing wrapped up here," said Mike Brusco.   Brusco is part ...

29 July 2014

Heat and terrain challenge firefighters battling the Reeves Creek blaze

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Selma, Ore. --Firefighters in Selma are telling some people to be ready to get out as the 230 acre blaze burns through dry and rough terrain. The Reeves Creek fire is burning just south of Selma, wh ...

29 July 2014

Scams sweep Southern Oregon

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Phone scammers are setting their sights on Southern Oregonians, pretending to be law enforcement. It all started with a ringing phone on Monday night, when Medford resident Francine ...

29 July 2014

'Launch' fire burns 100 acres near Four Mile Lake

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Four Mile Lake, Ore. - A wildfire has blackened about 100 acres of land near Four Mile Lake near the Jackson / Klamath county line. Don Lacrone says he was one of the first to spot the fire Monday m ...