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26 April 2013

Sprague River Shooting Suspect Arrested

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

One man is dead, another recovering from a stabbing, and one suspect in custody following a wild night of gunfire in Sprague River...Which virtually shut the town down overnight. 25 year old Teel Bl ...

26 April 2013

Southern Oregon Participates in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

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Do you have prescribed medication that you're not using, or don't want?Two separate communities are holding a drug take-in event this weekend. Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. T ...

25 April 2013

Clearing a Name; Man's Reversed Conviction Still Haunts Him

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Josh Brewer has struggled to pay bills and support his family. "It's been tough to find a job, can't find a job with drug convictions. They don't hire felons," said Brewer. He's unable to find a jo ...

25 April 2013

Rock Slide Kills Two Workers

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California Transportation officials say two men are dead and another injured, after what's being called a fatal rock slide. NBC5's Jennifer Elliott visited the site of the slide in California and re ...

25 April 2013

Rogue River Man Arrested After Homemade Bomb Explodes

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Police showed NBC 5 News what was left of a propane bomb that exploded near Fourth and Berglund steets in Rogue River Monday night. "It sounded like a sonic boom and it shook our whole house," sai ...

25 April 2013

'Top Knife' Training Resumes at Kingsley Field

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

While a fighter jet can be a potent weapon, an F-15 can also take a heavy physical toll on the pilots who fly them. The 'Top Knife' training program at Kingsley Field is helping doctors provide bett ...

25 April 2013

Fire Destroys Klamath Falls Home

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

An overheated surge protector is believed to have sparked a fire that left a Klamath Falls family homeless this morning. Scott Rice of Klamath County Fire District #1 reports that the fire broke out ...

25 April 2013

Talks on a Proposed Medford Casino Continue Thursday

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A proposed casino in Medford is in the spotlight again, as talks continue on Thursday. The Cow Creek Tribe will present their side to the Jackson County Commissioners.They say a casino in Medford wo ...

25 April 2013

Rest Area Near Grants Pass Is Closed Due To Major Water Leak

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If you're hitting the road a Grants Pass rest area on I-5 southbound will is closed this morning after a major water leak is discovered at the Manzanita Highway rest area near milepost 63. The closu ...

24 April 2013

Woman Describes Overnight Assault At Rumors Lounge

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A Medford bar owner shares with NBC5 her frightening story after a man breaks into her bar. A surveillance camera was on and recording video when an irate customer forced his way into the Rumors Lou ...