09 May 2012

ALL NEW: Eagle Point Teachers Continue to Protest

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The Eagle Point School strike continues Wednesday morning. Teachers showed up at the high school shortly after 6 AM.Overnight in an e-mail, Union reps told NBC 5 that many teachers will be out picke ...

09 May 2012

Reusable Grocery Bags Contain Virus

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Researchers in Oregon have made a breakthrough in how noro-virus is transferred, and the culprit maybe in your house. Researchers studied an outbreak of the virus among 17 members of a girl's socce ...

08 May 2012

Negotiators Leave the Table After 28-Hours of Back and Forth

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

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After about 28-hours of negotiating, the Eagle Point School District and teachers' union called it quits around six o'clock Tuesday evening. They aren't expected to meet again until Thursday at 10 i ...

08 May 2012

Eagle Point Strike Day 1;Teachers and Students Take to the Streets

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

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 Taking to the streets - teachers in the Eagle Point School District began striking at six o'clock Tuesday morning after negotiating through the night.     "Were coming up on 24-hours here," sa ...

08 May 2012

Teachers Strike In Southern Oregon

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

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The last teacher strike in our area happened six years ago, in rogue river at a time when funding was cut short. A time when teachers and school officials didn't see eye-to-eye. Today some of those ...

08 May 2012

Senior Meal Funding

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

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Demand for senior meals programs in Klamath County has risen by 50% over the past three years - but future funding for those programs is in jeopardy. Harry Mauch is one of about 270 people that rely ...

08 May 2012

Social Media Reax

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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The world of social media buzzing with reaction to the Eagle Point Teachers strike. NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports on your take.

08 May 2012

Students & Parents React To Strike

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As Eagle Point District Nine teachers walked off the job, schools sat empty. Late last week the district announced that classes would be canceled both Monday and Tuesday because there was still no ...

08 May 2012

Eagle Point Teachers Walk Off The Job

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This morning Courtney Olish is live in Eagle Point as the teachers walk off the job.

08 May 2012

Eagle Point Students Get Involved

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Our Kyle Aevermann spent Tuesday morning speaking with students and staff at the teacher strike. He files this report.