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16 November 2013

Blue Slide Project Aims to Give All Kids a Chance to Play

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For the past two years a Grants Pass mother has been working tirelessly on the "Blue Slide Project". All to create a special place for her son and other children with physical  disabilities to play ...

16 November 2013

Giving a Home to Homeless Pets

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Homeless dogs and cats throughout Jackson and Josephine counties are looking for a home this weekend at Medford's Pet Smart. It's their 31st annual adopt a pet weekend. The animals come from various ...

15 November 2013

Searching For District Attorney Office Bomber

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It was yellow leaves instead of yellow crime scene tape around the Jackson County District Attorney's office Friday. "We've put in a lot of hours this week. This case at this point is our number one ...

15 November 2013

Batkid

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

'Batkid' Miles Scott calls Tulelake his home bat cave... And teachers at his bat school have been working hard to keep the details of Miles' big day a secret. Tulelake Kindergarten teacher Jennifer ...

15 November 2013

America Recycles Day

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Today is 'America Recycles' Day...and 'Recycling' has been added to the 3 'R's' at an elementary school in Klamath Falls. Recycling is a big deal at Peterson Elementary School. Principal Jennifer Ha ...

14 November 2013

Jackson County DA Reacts To Bombing

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She's used to showing up on crime scenes but Jackson County District Attorney Beth Heckert looked no further than her own parking lot Thursday for a case that's clearly hitting close to home.  "Y ...

14 November 2013

City Of Grants Pass Jail Bed Rental Contract

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

In July 2013 the Grants Pass City Council started a jail bed rental contract with the Josephine County Jail that guarantees the city 30 jail beds until July 2014.  NBC 5's Roma Villavicencio files ...

14 November 2013

Students Help With Restoration Efforts Along Bear Creek

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

This week marks the 6th Annual Streamside Forest Recovery Project. It's an effort to help bring awareness to some of the restoration efforts around nearby creeks. Around 40, 5th and 6th graders from ...

14 November 2013

Three Arrests Made in Douglas County In Homicide Case

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Further north, three arrests have been made in a homicide investigation out of Douglas County.Lawrence Harper, his brother Buford Harper,  and David Lee Habblett are accused of murdering William Jo ...

14 November 2013

Officer Robert Libke Remembered

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A motorcade procession will make it's way from Oregon City into Portland-- honoring the life and service of officer Robert Libke. 41-year old Officer Robert Libke was killed in the line of duty ear ...