17 April 2013

Good News For Oregon's Unemployment Rate

Posted in Regional

There's good news on the economic front here in Oregon. The unemployment rate dips to the lowest it's been in more than 4 years!  Oregon's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate is now at 8.2%, whic ...

17 April 2013

Ranchers Want To Hunt Gray Wolves In Eastern Oregon

Posted in Politics

Eastern Oregon legislators are asking for more leverage in killing gray wolves. Currently, ranchers can get a permit to shoot a wolf if it is "caught-in-the-act" of attacking their livestock. Ranche ...

17 April 2013

Special Service For Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher

Posted in U.S. & World News

The son and daughter of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher have arrived at Westminster for a special service.London will stage its biggest political funeral in years today, when the Que ...

17 April 2013

After Attempting To Elude Police A Drive-By Suspect Is Behind Bars

Posted in Local

A Central Point man who led police on a chase last week has been identified as the second suspect in a 2012 drive-by shooting. 24 year old Cody Ledezma was indicted on Tuesday on numerous charges, ...

17 April 2013

Medford Mayor Sidelined, Recovering From Heart Attack

Posted in Local

Medford Mayor Gary Wheeler was sidelined from city business after suffering a heart attack over the weekend.   Tonight what's in store for the Mayor and the city. NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh has more d ...

16 April 2013

Coping with the Boston Marathon Tragedy

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Again tragedy has struck and again people are having difficulty understanding why. "They were talking about the 8-year-old little boy, he was killed in it and I just...it's really sad," said Ashland ...

16 April 2013

Burn Victim Lawsuit

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The father of a Klamath Falls girl who suffered severe burns in a freak accident involving hand sanitizer at a Portland hospital says he's taking legal action...and that a lawsuit will soon be filed ...

16 April 2013

U.S. Marine Transport Helicopter Goes Down Near North Korean Border

Posted in U.S. & World News

A U.S. Marine transport helicopter with 21 people on board it has crashed in South Korea near the border with the North.Officials are describing the accident as a hard landing.All 21 people aboard w ...

16 April 2013

7.8 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Iran

Posted in Local

A state of emergency has been declared in Iran, after a deadly earthquake a 7.8 magnitude quake hit the Iran-Pakistan border on Tuesday.  Iran's state media is reporting at least 40 people are fear ...

16 April 2013

Could A Sales Tax In Oregon Reduce Budget Woes?

Posted in Economy

Lawmakers are looking at a proposal that would take away Oregon's "no sales tax" status. A state senate committee is discussing a 5% percent sales tax on goods and services. In the proposal, the ne ...