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01 May 2015

Redwood elementary to reopen after norovirus concern

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- Redwood Elementary in Grants Pass will be back open Monday morning on May 4th after shutting down Friday due to norovirus concerns.The school district tells NBC5 News that an u ...

01 May 2015

Grants Pass man arrested after pointing gun at officers

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- A 22-year-old man is in jail tonight after allegedly pointing a gun at a man and running away.It all began Thursday, April 30th, at the Dutch Bros. stand near 6th and G Street. ...

01 May 2015

Klamath Falls man back behind bars after domestic abuse

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A Klamath Falls man is back behind bars on charges of parole violation, and domestic abuse.   27-year-old Joseph Henry Coffin is accused of leading police on a high speed c ...

01 May 2015

Ashland Police looking for person responsible for vandalizing multiple cars

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Ashland, Ore. --- Some Ashland residents woke up to a very unexpected and disturbing situation Thursday morning.17 cars had their front or back windows shattered along the back alley of Siskiyou Bou ...

01 May 2015

Medford pay rates are lower than national average, according to study

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Medford, Ore. --- Medford workers are getting paid less than the national average.That’s according to a study from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, it shows that Medford workers earn an average of ...

30 April 2015

Local Veterans react to false wheelchair theft report

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

White City, Ore.-- Veterans from the Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics were outraged after they heard a Medford Marine Veteran allegedly lied about having his wheelchair stolen. Keit ...

30 April 2015

Oregon Supreme Court ruling could cost public services

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- A Oregon Supreme Court decision could pay billions to retired public employees past and present. Opponents of the decision say it'll force deep cuts to local budgets.   In 2013 the ...

30 April 2015

False report in "Stolen Wheelchair" case

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- Medford Police say their investigation into a report of a stolen "Action Track" wheelchair reveals the owner traded the wheelchair and filed a false report.    The wheelchair, val ...

30 April 2015

What's in a name: Josephine County

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

JOSEPHINE COUNTY, ORE. -- Even in the most recent years, Josephine County has been described as the wild west. But out of all the explorers that passed through the region, how did one teenager, who ...

30 April 2015

Controlled burn takes place in Ashland

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Ashland, Ore. --- Smoke was pouring into the sky from the hills above Ashland this afternoon, but it was all part of a plan.It's the first prescribed "under burn" in the Ashland Watershed and it too ...