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03 May 2013

Unemployment Rates at Four Year Lows

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

April's job numbers busted four year lows... and the stock market responded with a robust day of trading. The question: is the national trend happening here... and if it's here to stay?NBC 5's Jenni ...

03 May 2013

Shoebox Recycling Challenge Part 5

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You've watched NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen all week to see if she could reduce her garbage for a whole week down to a shoebox. Was she able to do it? We find out.         

03 May 2013

Talent Man and Theraputic Dog Seek Help For Home

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

After battling stage three bladder cancer and being struck by a drunk driver, Richard Lyons has been on disability for several years. At the end of 2012 Lyons adopted a therapeutic dog. "She came ov ...

03 May 2013

Fire Season Preperations

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

With the possibility of thunderstorms in the forecast for the weekend... fire crews are busy. As NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports, they're ramping up, for the potential beginning of what could be a lon ...

03 May 2013

Former ROTC Instructor Pleads 'Guilty' To Sex Charges

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A former ROTC instructor at a high school in Klamath Falls is headed to prison for two years for sexually abusing one of his female students. 64 year old Kenneth Gardner entered his plea as the vict ...

02 May 2013

Rough and Ready Lumber Mill Forced To Close, What's Next For Laid-Off Employees?

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A devastating loss for Southern Oregon The last saw mill in Josephine County is forced to close up shop.      taking 88 jobs with them.  But for the first time last night, Rough and Ready Lumber ...

02 May 2013

Shoebox Recycling Challenge Part 4

Posted in Local

A shoebox. Do you think you could reduce all of your trash for a week down to one? NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen is trying to do it. Let's see how she's doing.  

02 May 2013

Hit and Run Involves Pregnant Woman

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A second hit and run in Grants Pass in two weeks. This most recent incident sending a pregnant woman to the hospital. Hit and run ... again. "Baby's fine," Aunt of the victim Audra Waite tells us. O ...

02 May 2013

Vacant Home Fires Stump Investigators

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Trying to pick up the pieces. That's exactly what fire officials are trying are do in one west Medford neighborhood. "The fire began in the garage and investigators determined it was intentionally s ...

02 May 2013

Sprague River Shooting Suspect Indicted For Murder

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Court records show that a man killed last week in Sprague River was shot nine times in the chest...The man suspected of pulling the trigger was indicted late this afternoon for murder. Court records ...