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22 May 2013

Eating With Your Kids - Part 1

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

You leave your kids everyday hoping they're protected at school but now, a new investigation finds the greatest risk to their health may be the school cafeteria. School lunches have changed as foo ...

22 May 2013

Josephine County Tax Levy Fails

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Politics

According to officials, Josephine County Jail faces the real threat of closing. This after the Law Enforcement levy failed to pass.NBC 5's Jennifer Elliott brings us more on what  the county faces ...

22 May 2013

Public Safety Measure Voted Down in Curry County

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

In Curry County, a public safety tax levy was put to a vote and for the third time in recent years, it did not pass. Curry County Commissioner David Brock Smith said the situation is dire, calling i ...

22 May 2013

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: May 22nd

Posted in Local

This week's pet is Cooper. Cooper is a one and a half year old male Jack Russel Terrier/Mix who is a really great dog. He's also just a bundle of energy. Ideally, he would be a great fit in a more a ...

22 May 2013

Burglars Leave With $170,000 Worth of Property

Posted in Local

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

Posted in Local

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

Posted in Local

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

Posted in Local

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 ...