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06 May 2014

New climate change report predicts disaster if nothing changes

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Medford, Ore. -- According to a new federal report, there will be more storms, more droughts, more disaster and more sickness on the horizon if people do not take action against climate change. The ...

06 May 2014

Police warn against internet scams

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police have a warning tonight for anyone who uses Craigslist. Beware of scammers. Lt. Mike Budreau said Craigslist overages are the most popular scam they see in the area. But it's ...

06 May 2014

District Attorney's Office bombing suspect sentenced to 15 years in prison

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Updated (8/18 10:40am) Alan Timothy McVay has been sentenced to 180 months (15 years) in prison. NBC5's Kyle Aevermann was in court today and will have reaction from District Attorney Beth Heckert ...

06 May 2014

Southern Oregon astronomers return from rare NASA flight

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Medford, Ore. -- North Medford astronomy teacher Robert Black and his friend and fellow amateur astronomer Dave Bloomsness with Southern Oregon Skywatchers where one of only a dozen teams selected t ...

06 May 2014

Rollover accident on Williams Highway

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Williams, Ore. -- Several crews are responding to a crash on Williams Highway and Highway 238, near the Provolt Store. The accident happened shortly after four this morning. Police say the car went ...

05 May 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary moratoriums in another 14 cities, 1 county

Posted in Local, Politics, Regional, Health

(OPB) Fourteen more cities and another county have submitted their moratoriums on medical marijuana dispensaries to the Oregon Health Authority. Now, 142 of Oregon's 242 cities and 26 of 36 countie ...

05 May 2014

Josephine County Commissioners look for public input on medical marijuana facilities

Posted in Local, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. -- Josephine County Commissioners hold the first of a few town hall meetings getting input from the public on medical marijuana dispensaries.The city of Cave Junction itself has ...

05 May 2014

Entrepreneur looks to open medical marijuana dispensary in Gold Hill

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Brie Malarkey, co-owner of Breeze Botanicals in Gold Hill is planning to sell local farm-made products at her store located at 315 Second Avenue in the Gold Dust Center. Her produ ...

05 May 2014

Tree smashes through home nearly crushing people inside

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- It was a close call for one Grants Pass woman when a giant oak tree fell onto her house and landed right in between where she and her neighbor were sitting. Angie Ferrara and he ...

05 May 2014

Oregon residents do not want to move

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- According to a new Gallup Poll, only 24% of Oregonian's said they would move elsewhere, making it the forth most desirable place in the US to live. Only 23% of residents in Montana, ...