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07 September 2013

Bee Keeping Advocates Meet at South Medford High

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Wild Bee International organized the Bee Alive conference today. According to scientists, bees contribute to the growth of a lot of our food. The conference held at South Medford High brought togeth ...

07 September 2013

Hundreds Expected to Gather for ALS Walk

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Tomorrow hundreds of people are expected to come together to raise awareness for Lou Gehrig's disease. This is video from last year's event. It's also known as ALS and it affects the muscles. At thi ...

07 September 2013

King of the Rogue Race

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Nearly 75 people took the rapids of the Rogue River this afternoon in hopes of being crowned "King of the Rogue" The first annual event invited raft teams, kayakers and stand up paddle boarders to r ...

06 September 2013

Booming Car Sales

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Several large auto makers reported Wednesday that car sales have gone up two million dollars since last year. NBC 5's Roma Villavicencio has the story.

06 September 2013

New Affordable Preschool Program in Medford

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

The Medford School District is rolling out a new pilot program this year that will give more opportunities for younger kids to get a head start on their education. An affordable preschool program at ...

06 September 2013

Recovering Addicts Turn To Community To Help Healing Process

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

The US government says that one in every ten Americans is suffering from some sort of addiction. An addiction can sometimes lead people down the path of drugs and serious crimes. For most of his lif ...

06 September 2013

Is West Medford's Serial Arsonist Moving East?

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Investigators are trying to determine whether an arson fire on East McAndrews Thursday is the work of West Medford's serial arsonist... exploring new territory. Police say the arsonist has already s ...

06 September 2013

Tulelake City Council Exonerates Police Chief

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The Tulelake Police Chief could soon be back on patrol, following a vote by the Tulelake City Council. Chief Tony Ross was placed on leave last June, following an apparent complaint of racism. Tulel ...

06 September 2013

Rogue Valley Growers and Crafters Market Launches Fresh Rewards Program

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The Rogue Valley Growers and Crafters Market is launching a Fresh Rewards program. It's for Oregon Trail Card holders. With the help of the Ashland Food Co-op, THRIVE, and ACCESS, Fresh Rewards will ...

05 September 2013

Flooding And Hail In Southern Oregon

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

 Photos of hail and flooding in Central Point and Hugo came into the NBC 5 newsroom   At around 3:30 pm heavy  rainfall  dropped dime sized hail and flooding roughly a foot of water. "It was th ...