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27 April 2013

Y.M.C.A. Celebrates Healthy Kids Day

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With summer just around the corner, now is a good time for kids to get outdoors and exercise. That's exactly what hundreds of children did in Ashland Saturday at the YMCA's "Healthy Kids Day." The a ...

27 April 2013

24th Annual Taste of Ashland

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It's that time of year again! The 24th annual Taste of Ashland is underway this weekend. Today foodies and wine connoisseurs visited 17 galleries while tasting delicious food from local restaurant ...

26 April 2013

Rising Stars Take Center Stage at Britt

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It's the final countdown for a local music competition in Jacksonville.Think American Idol for aspiring locals.  Tonight three finalists took center stage at the Britt Pavillion with the hopes of b ...

26 April 2013

Man "Forbidden" From Contacting City Officials

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Josh Brewer's trouble started when he was charged with a medical marijuana related drug crime in 2009. It was a crime he later beat in the state appeals court three years later which reversed the co ...

26 April 2013

UPDATE: Five Year Old in Hit and Run

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

UPDATE: We're told the child, Sharon Gongora, is having surgery on her fractured skull Saturday, she is currently in fair condition. If you would like to help an email account has been set up at: ...

26 April 2013

4th Graders Get Hands On With Agriculture

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

NBC 5's Kyle Aevermann visited the Jackson County Expo as fourth graders got some hands-on experience in the world of agriculture. From cattle to goats. There were more than 960 hands on deck. Organ ...

26 April 2013

Sprague River Shooting Suspect Arrested

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

One man is dead, another recovering from a stabbing, and one suspect in custody following a wild night of gunfire in Sprague River...Which virtually shut the town down overnight. 25 year old Teel Bl ...

26 April 2013

Southern Oregon Participates in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

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Do you have prescribed medication that you're not using, or don't want?Two separate communities are holding a drug take-in event this weekend. Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. T ...

25 April 2013

Clearing a Name; Man's Reversed Conviction Still Haunts Him

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Josh Brewer has struggled to pay bills and support his family. "It's been tough to find a job, can't find a job with drug convictions. They don't hire felons," said Brewer. He's unable to find a jo ...

25 April 2013

Rock Slide Kills Two Workers

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California Transportation officials say two men are dead and another injured, after what's being called a fatal rock slide. NBC5's Jennifer Elliott visited the site of the slide in California and re ...