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31 October 2013

Police Report: MPD Detective Believes JoCo Commissioner Falsely Reported Car Stolen

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

The Department of Justice says there's not enough evidence to charge Josephine County Commissioner Simon Hare with any crime related to what police believe was Hare's false report that someone stole ...

31 October 2013

Murder Victim Saves Three Lives Through Organ Donation

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

18 people in the U.S. die each day while waiting for an organ donation. A Klamath Falls woman who lost her son to a gunman's bullet finds comfort in her son's decision to become an organ donor, whic ...

31 October 2013

Halloween happenings across the region

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Halloween Night Events, October 31st: Halloween Night Haunted HouseGold Hill Museum504 1st Avenue, Gold Hill 6 pm-9 pm$4 adults, $3 children Haunted Dojo352 Second Avenue, Gold Hill5 pm - Close$3 ...

30 October 2013

Immigrant Farm Workers Heading Back Home

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Immigrant workers have been heading back home to Mexico. A study from PEW Research Center shows that since 2007 the United States has seen a decrease in migrant workers looking for jobs here. NBC 5 ...

30 October 2013

Friends and Family of Hit & Run Victim Make a Plea to Suspected Driver

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"I saw my friend in the middle of the road." It was a night Rhino Prince will never forget.He says "if you can imagine the worst thing that you've ever seen, this is it. It's as senseless tragedy." ...

30 October 2013

Potential Minimum Wage Increase In Washington State Spurs Debate

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Attention minimum wage workers, does $15 an hour sound good to you? For many folks in SeaTac, Washington it does and it could become a reality if the campaign succeeds. The proposal comes on the hee ...

30 October 2013

Walden, Others Grill Sebelius

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Under fire... embattled Health and Human Service Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, was grilled Wednesday by lawmakers, including Southern Oregon's own U.S. Congressman Greg Walden. NBC-5's Craig Smullin ...

30 October 2013

Old marijuana grows pose risk to environment, get cleaned up

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

  The drug trafficking business is well organized, but what's left behind... is a mess. For the first time, it's all getting cleaned up, (so to speak.) We hiked to the site of a marijuana grow wher ...

30 October 2013

Pet Talk Pet Of The Week: October 30th

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This week we have a special treat in studio, TWO DOGS! Their names are Ginger and Elliot. These two characters are both Long Coat Chihuahua mixes, and are also both around a year old. They are real ...

29 October 2013

Students Rally Around New Hope Student in a Coma

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New Hope Christian varsity volleyball team is taking pictures minus one member of the team."It's been really hard especially emotionally for those that are really close to her cause there's not anyt ...