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11 November 2014

Veterans Day celebrations in Southern Oregon

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Medford, Ore. -- Across America, people will honor our nation's veterans with parades, memorials, and other observances. There's a lot to do on this Veteran's Day across Southern Oregon. A parade s ...

10 November 2014

Ashland parents concerned about classroom sizes

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore.-- Dozens of Ashland parents are upset over their kids' class sizes. More than 30 of them voiced their concerns at Monday's school board meeting. They want the Ashland School District t ...

10 November 2014

The inseparable bond between man and best friend

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Medford, Ore. --  There is no one closer to Eric Tusing than his own dog Chuko. The nearly year and a half old dog is doing much better after a recent health scare. Tusing had left Chuko with a ...

10 November 2014

Making a Difference: Magdalene Home helping homeless teen moms

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- In a special week-long series, NBC5 News will be highlighting an organization or a volunteer making a difference in the community each day of the week.  The first organization that ...

10 November 2014

Missing hunter in Douglas County has been found

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Douglas County, Ore. --- A hunter who went missing last week in Douglas County has been found alive.Officials say Josiah Stritzke was hunting with his uncle last Thursday when he went after a deer a ...

10 November 2014

Cherie Rhoades pleads not quilty to murder charges

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Modoc County District Attorney Jordan Funk says he will pursue the death penalty against a woman accused of shooting and killing 4 people.Prosecutors say 44 year old Cherie R ...

10 November 2014

VA heading towards big changes, how it could affect the Rogue Valley

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White City, Ore. --- On the eve of Veterans Day, the new director of the VA has announced sweeping changes in the agency, designed to make it easier for veterans to get the help they need. Secretary ...

10 November 2014

Dutch Bros. coffee stand robbed

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Medford, Ore. -- It was a frightening situation for a Medford Dutch Bros. barista when a man walked up to her window with a bag and demanded money. Police said 25 year-old Brendan Wion approached th ...

09 November 2014

Health experts skeptical about new GMO potato crop

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News, Health

Boise, Ida. -- A new genetically modified potato could be changing the way the public sees french fries.  The US Department of Agriculture approved the bruise resistant potato on Friday. They say i ...

09 November 2014

Man killed after vehicle crashes into tree

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Grants Pass, Ore-- A Grants Pass man is dead after his car left the roadway and slammed into a tree. Oregon State Police say they were called out to investigate a domestic disturbance on the 7500 bl ...