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09 May 2013

New Proposed Budget Cuts for Josephine County

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Josephine County's budget problems are a fresh wound, but now deeper cuts are projected for the coming year.NBC 5's Jennifer Elliott visited county officials to find out just how much they expect to ...

09 May 2013

Autopsy Confirms Body Of Truman Tollefson Found

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An autopsy has confirmed a body found in rural Rogue River last weekend is Truman Tollefson. The 87 year old Medford man went missing last December. His body was found lying near an abandoned car at ...

09 May 2013

Police Capture Two Juveniles After Escape From Detention Center

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Two inmates of the Jackson County Juvenile Detention Center are back in custody, after breaking out. Police were called out to the Detention Center around 11:30 Wednesday night.Officials say the two ...

08 May 2013

Drive-By Shooting

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Today, police believe they have found the vehicle involved in a drive-by shooting in West Medford and say they're narrowing in on the suspects.Shortly after 8 last night, Medford police received sev ...

08 May 2013

Oregon #1 for Highest Rate of Vaccine-Exempt Kids

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

From number three, to number one in 2013, Oregon is now at the top of the list for the highest rate of vaccine exemptions for kindergartners. "It's scary," began Dr. Mona Mcardle, who practices at V ...

08 May 2013

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: May 8th

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This week's pet is Mufasa.   Mufasa is a seven year old male Golden Retriever Mix who is just wonderful. He's a giant lover , and loves to hang around with you or your kids. He looks a little funny ...

08 May 2013

Misconduct Charges Dropped Against Prospect Charter School Officials

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Misconduct charges filed against the Superintendent and Principal of Prospect Charter School have been dismissed.State officials say there isn't enough evidence against superintendent Don Alexander ...

08 May 2013

Police: Gang Related Drive-By Shooting in West Medford

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Police are continuing to investigate a West Medford drive-by shooting.Shortly after 9 P.M. Tuesday night, Medford Police received several calls of shots fired on Benson street at Dakota avenue.Offic ...

08 May 2013

County Justice Crews May Soon Work For Private Companies

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Facing budget cuts, a county program that helps criminal offenders transition into society is thinking outside the box. Once a captive audience for county work, they're now considering contracting t ...

07 May 2013

Decades-Long Search Continues for Medford's Missing Person

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

More details are coming to light about the three women in Ohio who were kidnapped when they were teens, then found alive a decade later. Now Medford Police have renewed hope for a break in a local a ...