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02 October 2014

Will Measure 92 impact shoppers?

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Medford, Ore. --  With the elections less than five weeks away, voters are educating themselves on the upcoming measures.    One of the measures that could effect grocery shoppers is Measure 92. ...

02 October 2014

JaCo Sheriff Winters announces retirement

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Medford, Ore. -- Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters will retire at the end of the year. Ashland Police Deputy Chief Corey Falls, Winters' opponent in next month's election, tells NBC5 News that he ...

02 October 2014

White City man charged with beating his infant son

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White City, Ore. -- The Jackson Co. Sheriff's Office has arrested 31-year old White City man Richard Castillo for allegedly beating his 3-month old infant son. JCSO Detectives say Castillo assaulted ...

02 October 2014

Klamath Falls teenager charged with arson

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A Klamath Falls teenager is behind bars on suspicion that he set fire to his own house. Klamath Falls Police say 18-year old Shawn Douglas Sawyer is a suspect in Wednesday nig ...

02 October 2014

Ashland's Lithia Park gets a top honor

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Ashland, Ore. -- Ashland's Lithia Park get's a top honor. The 93 acre landmark has been named one of ten great public spaces in America by the American Planning Association. The APA says it looks fo ...

02 October 2014

Earthquake task force recommendations for Oregon

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Medford, Ore. -- A new state plan calls for hundreds of millions of dollars to strengthen critical Oregon infrastructure in advance of the big one. The "Oregon Resilience Task Force" says the state ...

02 October 2014

Cleaing a path for the salmon

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Ashland, Ore. -- The drought is making it difficult for salmon along Bear Creek in Ashland to make it to their spawning grounds. The water is so low at the Oak Street diversion dam that full-grown s ...

02 October 2014

Medford Police warn about another IRS scam

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Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police are warning about an IRS scam that's hitting the area.  Police say the caller tells the victim they owe taxes and they need to pay with a prepaid Green Dot, Visa, o ...

01 October 2014

100 new parking spots added at Mt.Ashland

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore.-- For the last year and half biking and hiking are pretty much all anyone can do on Mount Ashland.  Ashland resident, Alex Smith said he enjoys it with or without snow on the slopes. ...

01 October 2014

SBA announces Federal Loans for Businesses affected by Boles Fire

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Weed, Ca -- The Small Business Administration announced Wednesday it will make low interest federal disaster zones available to all residents and business owners affected by the Boles fire.   The f ...