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10 May 2013

Klamath Falls Man Faces 48 Felony Sex Charges

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath Falls man is behind bars tonight, accused of sexually abusing a young girl over a period of seven years... 50 year old Ronny Alan Rykbost was arraigned this afternoon on 48 counts of measu ...

10 May 2013

MADGE Bust Near McLaughlin Middle School Turns Up Guns And Drugs

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A convicted felon is behind bars this morning after a MADGE officers find drugs and guns in his home. 57 year old Curtis Lee Hollins was taken into custody yesterday, after a search warrant turned ...

10 May 2013

Wrong-Way I-5 Driver Causes Head-On Crash, Closes Interstate

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Interstate 5 was shut down for an hour early Friday morning, after a wrong-way driver causes a head-on crash.Officials say around 1:30 Friday morning, a woman entered the freeway at the Medford viad ...

10 May 2013

Crews Respond to West Medford House Engulfed in Flames

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Fire officials say a West Medford resident is lucky to be alive, after an early morning fire on Friday. Fire officials say just after 3 Friday morning, crews were called to a  structure fire on Che ...

10 May 2013

Guide Dogs For The Blind

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A truck full of aspiring guide dog puppies made a stop in Southern Oregon today to meet their foster families.  Only NBC5 was there for the special delivery. NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh has the details.

09 May 2013

New Proposed Budget Cuts for Josephine County

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Josephine County's budget problems are a fresh wound, but now deeper cuts are projected for the coming year.NBC 5's Jennifer Elliott visited county officials to find out just how much they expect to ...

09 May 2013

Autopsy Confirms Body Of Truman Tollefson Found

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An autopsy has confirmed a body found in rural Rogue River last weekend is Truman Tollefson. The 87 year old Medford man went missing last December. His body was found lying near an abandoned car at ...

09 May 2013

Police Capture Two Juveniles After Escape From Detention Center

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Two inmates of the Jackson County Juvenile Detention Center are back in custody, after breaking out. Police were called out to the Detention Center around 11:30 Wednesday night.Officials say the two ...

08 May 2013

Drive-By Shooting

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Today, police believe they have found the vehicle involved in a drive-by shooting in West Medford and say they're narrowing in on the suspects.Shortly after 8 last night, Medford police received sev ...

08 May 2013

Oregon #1 for Highest Rate of Vaccine-Exempt Kids

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

From number three, to number one in 2013, Oregon is now at the top of the list for the highest rate of vaccine exemptions for kindergartners. "It's scary," began Dr. Mona Mcardle, who practices at V ...