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01 May 2015

Lawsuit filed against former OnTrack counselor and current KAIROS employee

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- There are new disturbing allegations coming out about Jeremy Braun, a former OnTrack counselor and current employee at KAIROS. KAIROS is a youth mental health treatment program in G ...

01 May 2015

What's in a name: Applegate Valley

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APPLEGATE VALLEY, ORE. -- Many people know the Applegate Valley as Southern Oregon's wine country. But it's name actually comes from 3 brothers. In 1843, Jesse, Lindsay, and Charles ventured onto th ...

01 May 2015

Veteran apologizes for wheelchair debacle

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Keith Avant a disabled Marine Veteran speaks out only to NBC 5 Friday. "I'm sorry. I'm very sorry for the way that things have played out none of this was meant to be this way." Apol ...

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 ...