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05 March 2013

Sequestration Cutbacks Hit Kingsley Field

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Some federal sequestration cuts - to the tune of 85 billion dollars nationally can be felt around the nation, and in our area as well.  One place hit hard - Kingsley Field, in Klamath Falls. Colone ...

05 March 2013

Health Exchange Offers Mulit-Lingual Services To The Uninsured

Posted in Local

AA service is coming to the uninsured that will help negotiate the process of getting health coverage. The Health Insurance exchange, called "Cover Oregon," will have staff members who can speak Sp ...

04 March 2013

No Deal on Sequester in Sight as Officials Lay Out Possible Cuts

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics

The deadline to avoid the sequester -- a series of deep budget cuts -- has come and gone. Now as the axe drops, educators, employment officials and others are trying to prepare for impending cuts. O ...

04 March 2013

Mother Asking Community To Help Find Missing Daughter

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Update (9:08pm - March 4th, 2013): 14 year old Starla Carrero has been found alive and well. Stay with NBC5 for updates. The mother of 14 year old Starla Carrero spent the day hanging flyers around ...

04 March 2013

Cases of Horse Neglect Rising

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

More and more horses are being abandoned as the cost of hay and care continue to rise. Two quarterhorses nicknamed 'Skinny' and 'Bones' are recovering from extended neglect... "The mare particularly ...

04 March 2013

Spending Budget Proposals To Be Heard In Salem Today

Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Oregon Legislature budget writers are expected to release their two-year spending proposal in Salem today. The offer is expected to include almost 7 billion dollars for Oregon schools over the next ...

03 March 2013

Pedestrian Killed In Car Accident

Posted in Local

A Jackson County Sheriff's deputy said the fatal accident happened at 8:30 Sunday evening near the intersection of East Gregory and Table Rock Roads in Central Point. According to authorities, a nor ...

03 March 2013

Dinner Auction Hosted at Kids Unlimited

Posted in Local

Tonight, 26 student ambassadors and their families are hosting an auction to raise money for a trip to Medford's sister city at the end of the month. The dinner auction kicked off around 5:30 this e ...

03 March 2013

Mother of Missing Girl Asks for Help

Posted in Local

Update (9:08pm - March 4th, 2013): 14 year old Starla Carrero has been found alive and well. Stay with NBC5 for updates. The mother of a missing 14 year old is asking the community for help. Starla ...

02 March 2013

Man with Slit Throat Recovering at Hospital

Posted in Local

Police have identified 30-year-old Brandon Anthony Borba as the suspect who allegedly slashed a man's throat Saturday evening. He's behind bars at the Jackson County Jail charged with Assault in bot ...