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20 April 2013

Southern Oregon Humane Society Celebrates 85 Years

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For 85 years the Southern Oregon Humane Society has been helping rescue and find animals new homes. Today the group celebrated their 85th birthday in the same location. Officials say they've helped ...

20 April 2013

Group Walks The Streets To Take Back City

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On Saturday dozens of members of the Nu City Church in Medford took to the streets to take back the city. The group says there are growing problems with drugs and crimes across our area and say eno ...

20 April 2013

Southern Oregon Magazine Releases Readers Choice Best of 2013 Awards

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Southern Oregon Magazine released its Readers Choice Awards this week.  The region's leading lifestyle magazine featured voters' choice in their spring issue with their Best of Southern Oregon Read ...

19 April 2013

Rough and Ready: The Other Story

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Today, as the last saw mill in Josephine and Jackson county announces it's plans to close, some residents are sharing the other side of the story: one they say includes political manipulation, mis-m ...

18 April 2013

Possibly Last Year For Jackson County Expo And Fair.

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Every summer thousands of people flock to Jackson County Fair. Bringing in the majority of the Expo's yearly income but it soon maybe lights out for the Expo all together. Last week the Jackson Coun ...

18 April 2013

Rough and Ready Says It's Closing

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The last saw mill in Jackson and Josephine county is shutting down--taking 85 jobs with them. NBC 5's Jennifer Elliott visited Rough and Ready Lumber and brings us more.There is a saying 'money does ...

18 April 2013

Nicholson Pleads 'Not Guilty' To Murder Charges

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A suspect accused of shooting and killing a man, and shooting a woman in the face Easter Sunday says he's 'not guilty'. 27 year old Leland Thomas Nicholson was arraigned today... "I'll just plead 'n ...

18 April 2013

Washington State Man Arrested, After High Speed Chase Through Medford

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A Washington state man is behind bars, after police say he lead them on a high speed chase through Medford, in a stolen vehicle.Oregon State Police attempted to stop 21 year old Jonathan Allan Byam ...

18 April 2013

Harney County Officials Search For Missing Oklahoma Teen

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Officials are searching for a missing Oklahoma man this morning, after his family reported the 19 year old missing in Southern Oregon.Last month, the Harney County Sheriff's Office received a call f ...

18 April 2013

Rough And Ready Lumber Mill to Shut Down

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A serious  hit to Josephine County, as one of the community's  largest and longtime employers in the Illinois Valley is forced to shut its doors and close up shop. NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh has more.