29 March 2013

Lawmakers Hope To Reverse The Native American Mascot Ban

Posted in Regional

Two emergency bills were heard by the Senate yesterday in an effort to reverse the ban on Native American school mascots. Senate Bill 215 and House bill 3397 are virtually the same. They would chang ...

29 March 2013

North Korea Threatens to "Mercilessly Strike" U.S. Military Bases

Posted in U.S. & World News

North Korea state media has confirmed that the country's leader put the nation's missile units on standby, to attack U.S. Military bases in South Korea and the Pacific.North Korean state media repor ...

29 March 2013

Tsunami Dock Removed From Washington Beach

Posted in U.S. & World News

The last of the 65-foot tsunami dock that washed ashore Washington's Olympic peninsula has been removed according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The dock is debris from the ...

28 March 2013

Drug Bust Turns Up Meth, Heroin and Steroids

Posted in Local

A drug bust that went down Wednesday in Medford could have ties to the largest steroid bust in the city's history.That steroid bust happened nearly two months ago.  Wednesday, drug officers found w ...

28 March 2013

Hatchet Murder Sentence Gets 'Second Look'

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The case of a Klamath County woman serving a life sentence for her role in the brutal hatchet murder of her mother and brother is getting a 'second look'. Jessica Tibbets was only 14 when she urged ...

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 ...