27 February 2013

Guide Dogs for the Blind

Posted in Joe's Journal

You see them all around town leading the way for the visually impaired. but the seeing eye dogs are just a small part of the "Guide Dogs For The Blind"  program.

27 February 2013

Truck Crashes Into Creek

Posted in Local, Regional

A truck crashed into a creek early Wednesday afternoon. Around 3 pm a red truck crashed through a guardrail and into Lick Creek on Highway 140. Oregon State Police, Lake Creek Rural Fire and ODOT re ...

27 February 2013

Countdown To Sequester Continues

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics, Economy

Newport News, Virg.

Boehner blast Senate for inaction as states brace for impact of cuts. Steve Handelsman reports.

27 February 2013

How Is Oregon Affected By The Looming Sequester

Posted in Regional

A new chart by Wells Fargo says Oregon is near the bottom when it comes to federal spending as a percentage of its "gross domestic product"; only three states are less reliant on federal spending. ...

27 February 2013

Community Asked To Attend School Budget Meeting Tonight

Posted in Local

The Medford school district has planned a budget-building meeting this evening and is looking forcommunity input. The district is looking for community feedback in distributing the limited funds in ...

27 February 2013

Talent Man Changes Plea in 2011 Thanksgiving Day Shooting

Posted in Local

A Talent man facing multiple attempted murder charges makes a change of plea. In court on Tuesday, Aaron Merlina turned down a plea agreement 14 months in the making, and will stand trial on multip ...

27 February 2013

Police Add a Third 'Person of Interest' in Coos Bay Murder

Posted in Local

We're learning more about about a murder investigation in Coos Bay, as police name a third person of interest. After a tip from a phone call, officials found the body of 34 year old Jesse Hayes behi ...

26 February 2013

Surveillance Video of Incident Leading To Security Guard Arrest

Posted in Local

Two Medford security guards are arrested, accused of overstepping their authority. One charged with assault and harassment. The other is charged with criminal impersonation, a felony charge. 29 year ...

26 February 2013

No Deal on Sequester Will Hit Job Seekers

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

The clock is ticking and we're only a few days from the "sequester" deadline. Congress needs to come to an agreement by March 1st or risk deep budget cuts nationwide. If there's no deal, Oregon's un ...

26 February 2013

Examining DUII Laws

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

DUII laws in focus... after a well know Medford doctor was arrested for driving under the influence... despite being right at or just under the legal limit. NBC-5's Craig Smullin says the laws are v ...