Local

01 May 2013

Man Who Endangered Mountain Bikers Pleads Guilty

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

The former Jackson County psychiatrist accused of stringing cord across bike trails in protest of mountain bike riding in the Ashland watershed had his day in court. In a Jackson County courtroom th ...

01 May 2013

Governor Passes Immigrant Driver's Card Bill

Posted in Local

Today, the Governor signs into law a bill that allows undocumented immigrants and those without proper documentation... the chance to get drive legally with a drivers card.Senate Bill 833 passed. It ...

01 May 2013

Klamath County Sheriff Facing $400K Budget Cut

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

400 Thousand dollars... That's how big of a gap there is between budgets proposed by the Klamath County Sheriff, and the Klamath County Budget Committee. Sheriff Frank Skrah says the proposed cut co ...

01 May 2013

Horse of the Month

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

If you're looking for a horse, consider adopting 'Little Red' - a young lady that's looking for a home... "She's a yearling, she's loveable"  Notes Donna Miller, a volunteer with the Klamath Large ...

01 May 2013

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: May 1st

Posted in Local

This week's pet is Braveheart.   Braveheart is a two year old male Corgie Mix who is has a bit of a sad back story. He was just brought to Southern Oregon Humane via Redding, where he had been used ...

01 May 2013

Governor Kitzhaber to Sign Driver Card Bill Wednesday

Posted in Local

Governor Kitzhaber is expected to sign a bill on Wednesday, benefiting undocumented Oregonians.Senate bill 833 has passed, giving undocumented immigrants the chance to get a drivers card.The card wo ...

01 May 2013

Former Jackson County Psychiatrist Will Enter Plea Today

Posted in Local

Jackson Dempsey, a former psychiatrist for Jackson county, is set to enter a plea at 11 this morning on fourth-degree assault charges. Dempsey was arrested after he admitted to "tying-up nylon cord, ...

30 April 2013

JACO Commissioners Oppose Casino Proposal

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Unanimous decision... Jackson County Commissioners announced Tuesday that they will not support a proposed Indian casino in Medford. NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports.

30 April 2013

Councilman Pleads 'Guilty' To Sex Charge

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A former Klamath Falls city councilman has plead 'guilty' to misdemeanor charges of third-degree sex abuse. 61 year old Greg Taylor was accused of inappropriately touching a 5 year old male relative ...

30 April 2013

Solar Loans For Home Energy Improvement

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

New government regulations allow title one lenders to include solar home energy improvements. One Rogue Valley couple is the first to take advantage of the program and they expect to save tens of th ...