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02 April 2013

New House Bill Proposed On Itemized Deductions

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It's April and that means it's tax time. For those who have filed or are still in the process of filing their taxes, there is often one basic question, standard or itemized deduction. But that may n ...

02 April 2013

Lawsuit Filed Against City of Medford & Police Department

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Josh Brewer said the last four years have been far from easy. "They put my family, my kids through hell for the last four years. It's been tough to find a job, can't find a job with drug convictions ...

02 April 2013

Medford Burglaries Up A Whopping 35%

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

On the rise... Medford Police say residential burglaries are up this year... by 35-percent!!! NBC-5's Craig Smullin files this report.

02 April 2013

Victims Identified in Klamath Falls Shooting

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Police are looking for a person of interest in a violent attack where two people were shot - one in the back of the head, and the other in the face...Police have also identified the victims. 28 year ...

02 April 2013

Ashland Youths Arrested In Series Of Burglaries

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Ashland police have arrested 3 boys under the age of 13, for multiple burglaries to local stores.  The boys are facing charges including theft-one and burglary-two after police say they were able t ...

02 April 2013

New Airport Rental Car Facility Proposed For Medford Airport

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A maintenance shop to service the 5 car rental companies at the Medford airport has been proposed. The center would be just over 9000 square feet, and would include a car wash. The shop would serv ...

02 April 2013

Oregon Lawmakers Propose a Trust For Oregon Federal Timberlands

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Oregon lawmakers are urging Congress to create a trust to manage federal timberlands. In the proposal, the trust would consist of 9 members appointed by Governor Kitzhaber.     They would manage ...

02 April 2013

Port of Coos Bay Loses Coal Export Project

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A project to export coal through the Port of Coos Bay has fallen through.      Metro Ports of California was considering putting a coal terminal in the port, however the exclusive option deadlin ...

01 April 2013

Website Allows Public To Check Hospital's Patient Safety Violations

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There is information on about  8,000 patient safety violations from roughly 1,000 hospitals across the US since January 2011.  Among them some disturbing reports from Oregon.The website hospitalin ...

01 April 2013

Student Loan Interest Rates Could Double by July 1st

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Student loans and the interest rates that come along with them are a big headache for many students. "It feels like they're hard to get, not very rewarding and they're the choice between going to sc ...