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17 January 2014

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Law Prompts Potential City Code Change

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics

Coming up in March, medical marijuana dispensaries will be legal in Oregon. The new law is prompting the City of Ashland to consider changing their city code to allow people to do business. City sta ...

17 January 2014

Late Night Fire Destroys Central Point Home

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A Central Point home is in rubble, after fire tore through it destroying everything inside, even taking the lives of the family's pets. Flames and smoke billowed out of a Central Point home on Sce ...

17 January 2014

Budget Tightens For 'Meals On Wheels' In Klamath County

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Nearly 40 seniors are on a waiting list for 'Meals on Wheels' in Klamath County - there's not enough money in the program to feed them. Aiden Cook of Mills School is helping t ...

17 January 2014

Reducing The Risk Of Child Sex Abuse

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The following link provides facts and statistics from the Oregon Abuse Advocates & Survivors In Service website: http://oaasisoregon.org/educate-yourself/facts-about-child-abuse/ Below is a link ...

16 January 2014

Home catches fire in Central Point

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A home off Scenic Avenue in Central Point goes up in flames. The owner arrived around 10 last night to find her house fully engulfed, calling 9-1-1. Three engines from Fire District Three and one fr ...

16 January 2014

Dog trainer weighs in on Medford's dangerous dog proposal

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

MEDFORD, Ore. -- Medford Police said Pit bulls have killed eight animals in the last three years and that they're the choice of dog for Medford drug dealers. It's the topic that's getting a lot of ...

16 January 2014

Citizens Discuss Dog Ban At City Council Meeting

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Medford, Ore. -- Medford Mayor Gary Wheeler said a breed-specific ban is not on the table. But the council gave the green light to a Police Advisory Committee to create restrictions for dangerous do ...

16 January 2014

A New Look at Susan Monica & More Details in the Murder Investigation

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

We're getting another look at murder suspect Susan Monica. NBC 5 News obtained Monica's Jackson County Jail mug shot from her arrest back in 2009. She was booked on menacing and recklessly endangeri ...

16 January 2014

Sherm's Thunderbird Donates Truckload Of Food

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Sherm's Thunderbird made a special delivery to the Klamath / Lake Counties Food Bank this morning... Thunderbird Market Founder Sherm Olsrud says donating a truck load of food to the food bank is hi ...

16 January 2014

Assistant soccer coach accused of sexual abuse

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Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Department says they have arrested an assistant soccer coach at Cascade Christian High School for alleged sexual abuse. Police say they began the investigation i ...