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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

Posted in Local

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 ...

20 May 2013

Suspect Involved In Weekend Kidnapping Captured

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Police say the man who stole a vehicle over the weekend with 2 children inside is behind bars tonight. The incident started Saturday when 33 year old Justin Cobb rode his bike up to a 7-11 in Grant ...

20 May 2013

SOU Ranks Their Programs

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Southern Oregon University is planning for the future in a tight economy... by ranking their 183 academic programs... but not everyone's pleased with the process. NBC-5's Craig Smullin has the story ...

20 May 2013

MURA To Hold Public Meeting Over Remaining Fiscal Year

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The Medford Urban Renewal Agency is holding a public hearing this week, to talk about the remaining fiscal year.$10.5 million dollars will go toward parking and improvements to Hawthorne park, among ...