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22 May 2013

Burglars Leave With $170,000 Worth of Property

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The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is  investigating a burglary that left homeowners missing more than $170,000 worth of property.Officials say sometime between April 12, 2013 and May 2, 2013, s ...

22 May 2013

You Lost Your Job. Now What? Helpful Tips to Navigate Unemployment

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New numbers are in from the U.S. Bureau of Labor statistics, which show a slight drop in the unemployment rate.  But in the last month, those who work in Southern Oregon have endured some stinging ...

22 May 2013

Special Election: Public Safety and School Measures Fail

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Tuesday was election day in Southern Oregon.   From the Rogue Valley to the coast, people are voting on everything from funding for public safety, a school district bond, and even important school ...

21 May 2013

Circumcision Secrets - Part 2

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Shocking statistics: Some hospitals and doctors are capitalizing off your child's circumcision... even their foreskin.NBC 5's Jennifer Elliott has more.Once a circumcision is done, the foreskin does ...

21 May 2013

Circumcision Secrets - Part 1

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Tonight, we reveal the little known facts behind a well known procedure performed on millions of little boys in hospitals and doctors offices every year. Here's NBC 5's Jennifer Elliott with this sp ...

21 May 2013

Counties Weigh Public Safety, School Board Members, and Other Issues

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It's election day in our area and counties are voting on everything from school board members to funding public safety. Ballots were being counted and last-minute voters headed to drop boxes Tuesday ...

21 May 2013

Could It Happen Here?

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

While paling in comparison to the damage seen in Oklahoma this week... Oregon does have tornadoes. NBC-5's Craig Smullin says twisters are incredible rare here in Southern Oregon, but the flatter ar ...

21 May 2013

Klamath County Drug Bust Prosecution

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Last week's massive drug raid in Klamath County is now being followed up by a massive prosecution effort. 38 of the 40 suspects targeted in last Wednesday's raids are now in custody. Two state prose ...

21 May 2013

Tuesday is Election Day

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Tuesday is Election Day!If you haven't turned in your May ballot yet, you have until 8 P.M. Tuesday night to get it to a drop box!At this point, it's too late to mail them, but you can find ballot d ...

20 May 2013

New Details on Woman Allegedly Raped, Beaten, and Held Against Her Will

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Monday afternoon 44-yr-old Rodney Silva was arraigned in a Jackson County courtroom. He's the man accused of holding a woman against her will at a Medford hotel, then raping and beating her. He's ch ...