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27 February 2013

Community Asked To Attend School Budget Meeting Tonight

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The Medford school district has planned a budget-building meeting this evening and is looking forcommunity input. The district is looking for community feedback in distributing the limited funds in ...

27 February 2013

Talent Man Changes Plea in 2011 Thanksgiving Day Shooting

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A Talent man facing multiple attempted murder charges makes a change of plea. In court on Tuesday, Aaron Merlina turned down a plea agreement 14 months in the making, and will stand trial on multip ...

27 February 2013

Police Add a Third 'Person of Interest' in Coos Bay Murder

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We're learning more about about a murder investigation in Coos Bay, as police name a third person of interest. After a tip from a phone call, officials found the body of 34 year old Jesse Hayes behi ...

26 February 2013

Surveillance Video of Incident Leading To Security Guard Arrest

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Two Medford security guards are arrested, accused of overstepping their authority. One charged with assault and harassment. The other is charged with criminal impersonation, a felony charge. 29 year ...

26 February 2013

No Deal on Sequester Will Hit Job Seekers

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

The clock is ticking and we're only a few days from the "sequester" deadline. Congress needs to come to an agreement by March 1st or risk deep budget cuts nationwide. If there's no deal, Oregon's un ...

26 February 2013

Examining DUII Laws

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

DUII laws in focus... after a well know Medford doctor was arrested for driving under the influence... despite being right at or just under the legal limit. NBC-5's Craig Smullin says the laws are v ...

26 February 2013

Commissioners Say 'No' to KBRA

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The Klamath County Commissioners say they want nothing to do with dam removal, or the KBRA...despite mixed input from the community. "Aye'  'Chair votes aye, motion carries." With that vote, the Kl ...

26 February 2013

Two Southern Oregon Charter Schools Get Renewed

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The Medford School Board has voted to renew charters for two public charter schools in the valley. Madrone trail in Central Point received a 5 year renewal and Logos Public Charter School in Medford ...

26 February 2013

Hit And Run Penalties Could Increase This Week

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Lawmakers will consider a bill to increase the penalties on drivers convicted of hit-and-run crashes. In House bill 2542, if a driver is convicted of leaving the scene of a serious injury crash, the ...

26 February 2013

Wine Bill Heads to the Oregon House for Approval

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In the Oregon Legislature, a bill that would allow wine enthusiasts to purchase their wine in reusable containers is headed to the House for final approval.The House Business and Labor Committee ame ...