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28 June 2015

Applegate Lake calling an early season

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Applegate Valley, Ore. -- Workers at Applegate Lake and Campground are getting prepared for the Fourth of July weekend, their busiest weekend of the year. But going on two years of drought they're a ...

28 June 2015

JACO Sheriff's investigating fatal accident

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APPLEGATE, ORE -- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is investigating an accident that claimed the life of a Central Point man. The accident happened on the 4000 block of Upper Applegate Road Satur ...

27 June 2015

Klamath Kinetic Challenge kicks off from Veteran's Memorial park

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Klamath Falls, Ore.-- The eleventh annual 'Klamath Kinetic Challenge' started off from Veterans Memorial Park this afternoon. Fred and Wilma Flintstone say there's one common goal behind the challen ...

27 June 2015

Stormy weather sparks multiple fires

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Medford, Ore. -- Lighting strikes have started several fires. The largest fire is the Bunker fire burning in the Umpqua National Forest about 20 miles northwest of Chemult near Lemolo lake. Th ...

27 June 2015

Dozens run to raise money for epilepsy

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Dozens of people hit the pavement today to raise money for people who have epilepsy Thirty people participated in the 5k at Fichtner Mainwaring Park in Medford. The annual event ra ...

27 June 2015

Medford residents killed on Alaskan cruise

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A tragedy in Ketchikan, Alaska hits too close to home when a Medford couple dies on a cruise after their plane went down during an on-shore excursion.  "Theres a strong sense of ...

27 June 2015

Missing teen found safe

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MEDFORD, ORE. -- (UPDATE 11:50am) -- 13 year old Felipe Romero returned home a short time ago with Medford Police.  The family tells NBC5 News they are thankful for all those who helped in finding ...

26 June 2015

Three injuries, two arrests after S. Medford car crash

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Medford, Ore. -- Three people were hurt after a collision in South Medford sends bystanders chasing after one of the drivers and his passenger. The injury accident closed one lane of traffic on Cen ...

26 June 2015

MPD Lieutenant, bystanders save dog locked in hot car

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- A potentially historic heat wave makes for some dangerous, even deadly conditions and if it weren't for some quick thinking bystanders that heat could have claimed a life.    It's ...

26 June 2015

Two Medford Residents among those in fatal Alaska Plane Crash

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Near Ketchikan, Alaska -- Eight passengers including two Medford residents and the pilot of a small sea plane died in a plane crash in an extremely remote part of Alaska.   The eight passengers wer ...