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20 March 2013

New Bill in Salem Would Automatically Register Oregonians to Vote

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A new plan being presented in Salem on Wednesday would make it easier for Oregonians to register to vote.Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown is speaking with legislators on Wednesday. In her propos ...

20 March 2013

IRS Ready To Pay Out $917 Million For Late 2009 Returns

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If you didn't file a 2009 federal tax return, time is running out to claim part of the $917 million the IRS is holding. The IRS says over 980,000 people who didn't file in 2009 could receive a refun ...

20 March 2013

Mt. Ashland Proposed Expansion Sent Back for Review

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The Mt. Ashland Association is back to square one, after the city council questions the scale of the proposed expansion.In a meeting yesterday, the Ashland City Council voted to send the proposal ba ...

19 March 2013

Accused Murderer Jordan Criado Changes Plea

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It was a shocking development in Medford's 10th Street tragedy, where a mother and four young children were murdered and their house set on fire almost two years ago. The father and husband, Jordan ...

19 March 2013

'I Think It Effects Everybody'

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

A surprisingly large number of first responders made their way into Jackson County Court Tuesday afternoon to watch Jordan Criado change his plea. The reason, as NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports, the t ...

19 March 2013

Klamath Falls Working to Avoid Deficit

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls could be facing a three-quarter of a million dollar deficit in the next ten years...and the city wants your opinion on where to cut expenses, and raise revenue. Klamath Falls City Mana ...

19 March 2013

Oregon State Lawmakers Propose Legalizing and Taxing Marijuana

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In Salem, state lawmakers are looking to stash some extra funds by legalizing and taxing marijuana. House bill 33-71 would allow the production, processing and sale of marijuana in Oregon.Growers 21 ...

19 March 2013

Jordan Criado in Court on Tuesday to Change Plea

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The man police say is responsible for one of the deadliest murders in Medford history is set to be in court on Tuesday.District Attorney Beth Heckert has announced that Jordan Criado will be in Jack ...

19 March 2013

West Coast has Highest Unemployment Rates in the Nation

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New reports just in reveal the West Coast economy is getting a rough start to the new year. Unemployment here on the West Coast hit 9.2% in January, compared to the national average of 7.9%.Among th ...

18 March 2013

Medford Fire Chief Departs After More Than Two Decades of Service

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It's being called a very sudden departure from the Medford Fire Department for Fire Chief Dave Bierwiler. According to several sources, it's a development even the fire chief himself didn't see comi ...