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08 September 2012

Klamath Falls Soldier Recovering

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A soldier from Klamath Falls who was injured by a roadside bomb in Afganistan spoke with KOBI 5 this afternoon. 20 year old Eric Clark is a 2010 graduate of Klamath Union High School. Clark was on p ...

08 September 2012

Gift Boxes for the Troops

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

A 16-year-old is on a mission to help troops overseas feel a bit more at home. Boy Scout Bryce Thornton has been packing gift and goodie boxes for troops in Afghanistan since 2009. To date -- he has ...

08 September 2012

Skateboarders Unite To Help Friend

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Skateboarders from all over the valley came together Saturday, all for a good cause. Several dozen skateboards took to the Bear Creek Skate Park to compete in this years "Medford Mayhem." This yea ...

08 September 2012

Fire Engulfs Home Near Gold Hill

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A fire fully engulfs a home on Maple Lane near Gold Hill. Fire officials tell NBC 5 that home is a complete loss. The road was blocked off and smoke filled the air. It happened around 4pm Saturday ...

08 September 2012

Cycle Oregon

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Bly, Oregon is currently the second-largest town in Klamath County, thanks to 'Cycle Oregon'. Cyclists will be starting off Sunday on a tour of over 400 miles... This is the second year that Sharon ...

07 September 2012

Casino Plans for Roxy Ann Lanes

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Three businesses in Medford have been sold to make way for the first casino ever in the Rogue Valley.Roxy Ann Lanes and Kim's Restaurant, are now owned solely by the Coquille Indian Tribe. They have ...

07 September 2012

Neighboring Businesses React To Medford Casino

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Reports of a casino coming to South Medford are the talk of the town... particularly for neighboring businesses of the site. NBC-5's Craig Smullin spoke to two such businesses and has the story.   ...

07 September 2012

Tobacco-Free Parks Proposal

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Having a cigarette in Klamath Falls parks could soon result in a $250 fine, if a 'tobacco-free parks' proposal is passed. Jerry Pantalion doesn't think that city parks should go 'tobacco free'... "I ...

07 September 2012

Student Recovering After Hit And Run

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A Crater High School student is recovering, after being hit by a car on his way to school. Central point police were called out to North Second Street Thursday morning, just after 8:30. Reports say ...

07 September 2012

Medford May Soon Be Home To Casino

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Medford could soon be home to a casino, the first of it's kind here in the valley. The Coquille Indian Tribe has purchased Roxy Ann Lanes and Kim's Restaurant. The tribe paid $1.6 million for the b ...