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12 April 2013

Beacon Of Hope For Local Latino Students

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A beacon of hope for some local Latino students as a non-profit steps up to help them attend college.  NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh reports. A global non-profit, the Mankind Project, has pledged to match ...

11 April 2013

Local Recreation Site Delays Opening

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Closed for the foreseeable future -- the Bureau of Land Management tells us sequestration is at the heart of budget cuts that are forcing a popular Southern Oregon recreation spot to stay closed.The ...

11 April 2013

State Government May Help Struggling Counties

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

In trouble, Josephine County is one of eight counties being looked at by the state for possible forced taxes because they're so broke. But the idea of several of these bills aren't exactly what th ...

11 April 2013

A Game Changing Surgical Procedure

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

They're calling it the first ever surgery of it's kind in Oregon. The groundbreaking surgery is called a Lariat Procedure... and it was performed at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in late Febr ...

11 April 2013

Irrigation Season Off To Uncertain Start

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Water is now flowing to farmers on the Klamath Project...but an uncertain supply of water has farmers on edge. The headgates to the 'A' Canal were opened Wednesday, marking the start of irrigation s ...

11 April 2013

Ashland Plaza Offers Free Wifi

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The newly renovated Ashland Plaza is inviting you to bring your laptop, and connect to free Wi-Fi!City Administrator Dave Kanner first proposed the service.Ashland fiber network is providing the ser ...

10 April 2013

Senate Suggests It's Reached A Deal on Gun Restrictions

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The United States Senate announces a breakthrough deal, finding common ground in planning to pass new gun control laws.The deal approves at least some of the proposed gun restrictions by expanding b ...

10 April 2013

Seniors Fear Social Security, Medicare Cuts

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Cuts to Social Security and Medicare highlight President Obama's new 3.77 trillion-dollar budget for 2014. Its focus -- to cut deficits by 1.8 trillion dollars over the next decade. But many are con ...

10 April 2013

Skull Discovery Triggers Death Investigation

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The discovery of a skull leads to an unusual death investigation in Klamath County...but police admit they're not likely to find a killer. Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah reports that the skull w ...

10 April 2013

Deputies Use DNA Laced Juice Carton In Burglary Arrest

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An innocent carton of orange juice was the key to making one arrest in a 2012 burglary at a home in Eagle Point. According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, $10,000 in silver and collectable c ...