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10 July 2013

Recalls Target 3 Klamath County Commissioners

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Papers were filed Tuesday to recall Klamath County Commissioners Tom Mallams and Jim Bellet. The recall papers were filed by Shannon Roberts, who's strongly opposed to the commissioner's choice of C ...

10 July 2013

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: July 10th

Posted in Local

This week's pet is Periwinkle.   Periwinkle is a two year old male Chihuahua Terrier Mix who is just. This is Periwinkle's second time at S.O. Humane, as the family that originally adopted him had ...

09 July 2013

Call About A Pipe Bomb Leads To Arrest

Posted in Local

The South Medford Wal-Mart reopened Tuesday night after a bomb scare forced police to evacuate the building. Medford Police say just after 8 Tuesday night someone called 9-1-1 saying his friend., ...

09 July 2013

Medford Company Says Employee Taking Care of His Sick Wife Still Has Job

Posted in Local

A Medford mom is on life support in a Portland hospital after slipping into a coma shortly after delivering her second child. Her husband reportedly lost his job while trying to care for her. 22-yea ...

09 July 2013

Heroin Flooding Oregon

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Law enforcement say the scary thing about the large 30-pound heroin bust in Ashland last week is that this is becoming all too common in Southern Oregon. NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports.

09 July 2013

Task Force Directive: Find A Klamath Basin Water Solution

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A high level directive... A new group formed by the Governor and Senator Ron Wyden Monday has two months to hammer out solutions to Klamath River Basin water sharing. Klamath County Commissioner Tom ...

09 July 2013

Bill Could Force Tax on Josephine County

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Today, a county plagued by deep cuts for several years may see the state step in. Josephine County is looking at the possibility of losing some local control to solve their budget crisis. House Bill ...

09 July 2013

California Man Drowns in Umpqua River

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The investigation is ongoing, after officials say a man drowned in the Umpqua river over the weekend.   Reports say a 34 year old California man was swimming in the river Sunday afternoon, when he ...

09 July 2013

Arizona Faces a New Wildfire

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A new wildfire has popped up in Arizona, about eighty miles southeast of Phoenix.The Shipman fire is burning near the small town of Kearny. It was first spotted around five o'clock Monday evening.Of ...

08 July 2013

Occupant Rushes Back Into Burning Home

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

A life or death situation: A home catches fire... the owner escapes, but reports indicate he then runs back in for a last family member, their cat. It's what most any pet owner would do: "I would de ...