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31 August 2012

Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan To Make Stop In Oregon

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Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan will be making a stop in Oregon. He will be in Portland on September 10. Oregon G.O.P. chairman Allen Alley said he was not sure if Ryan would host a ...

30 August 2012

Grants Pass Business Focused On Healing Experiences Boom

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A downed economy has meant uncertainty for many, but it's also led to a quest for direction, healing and self-improvement.  One Grants Pass business has become that beacon for people.  The result ...

30 August 2012

Autistic Teen To Enter State Mental Health Facility

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

A 16-year old autistic quadruplet once-charged as an adult with the attempted murder of his brother will enter a state-run psychiatric facility for juveniles near Portland. NBC-5's Craig Smullin spo ...

30 August 2012

Shriners Hospital Screening

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Kids will be screened for free treatment through Shriners Hospitals at a clinic this weekend in Klamath Falls. 89 year old Shriner Ward Friedman has been helping kids get treatment for more than thr ...

30 August 2012

Information Released On Employees Who Approved $2.1 Million Tax Return

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Documents just released by the Oregon Department of Revenue show 4 employees failed to overlook a fraudulent $2 million state tax refund. Three of those employees received written reprimands and the ...

30 August 2012

Thursday Morning Traffic Crash Closes Riverside

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An early morning car crash closes two lanes on Thursday, of Riverside avenue in Medford. Police say the driver of the tan car ran a red light, and collided with a van around midnight. The crash did ...

30 August 2012

Oregon Financial Forecast Points Positive

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Oregon is expecting an extra $80 million in projected tax revenues for the state's current two year budget. However, between Europe's financial crisis, and a slow-down in trade from Asia, economists ...

30 August 2012

Why He Ran: Loved Ones Reflect On Vavrosky's Loss and Addiction

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Tense moments as a late night police chase through Medford, I-5 and the Greenway ends with a man in custody, who mysteriously died a short time later.  Tonight we find out more about the man and wh ...

29 August 2012

Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A proposed natural gas pipeline that would stretch from Coos Bay to Malin is being scrutinized by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.  FERC is holding hearings tonight in Klamath Falls, and T ...

29 August 2012

No More 'Tightwad Hill' Outside Britt Festivals

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

A Britt tradition out tonight... because of fire. The Jacksonville Fire Department has made the area some locals lovingly call 'Tightwad Hill' a fire lane... restricting access to the public. NBC-5' ...