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03 January 2014

DHS worker arrested for DUII while on the job

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An on-call case worker from the Oregon Department of Human Services was fired after allegedly driving drunk while responding to an abuse case in Hillsboro on New Year’s Eve. According to our sist ...

03 January 2014

Injured Marine In Town For Bike Build Event

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

A gift of freedom for a man who put his life on the line fighting for freedom. 'Thunderstruck Custom Choppers and Pro Street Bikes' in Medford is building a custom bike for a northwest marine injur ...

03 January 2014

Klamath Falls To Review New Medical Marijuana Law

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Medical marijuana dispensaries in Oregon will face new state regulations starting in March...and city officials in Klamath Falls want to make sure they're ready. Klamath Falls City Attorney Joanna L ...

03 January 2014

Medford Police: Car Thefts on the Rise

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Car thefts are on the rise in Medford, this according to police. Officers say they responded to 27 reports of stolen vehicles in December. That's nearly double October and November's numbers, at 16 ...

02 January 2014

New law: Oregon teens bypass DMV driving test with driving school

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Teens still need to pass a test, but they can do it with a certified instructor and 100 driving hours under their belt. NBC 5's Roma Villavicencio files this report.

02 January 2014

Ashland City Shelter Rules on Minors

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With night-time temperatures hovering at or below freezing, area shelters are filling up quickly. But one Rogue Valley city bans children from shelters, leaving some families in a tough spot. NBC 5' ...

02 January 2014

Old Stone Building Targeted For Demolition

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

One of the oldest commercial buildings on Main Street in Klamath Falls is targeted for demolition. This kitty is currently the only occupant of the Melhase Building, which was built in 1905 at a cos ...

02 January 2014

Options For Homeless Increase In Ashland

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A new warming center for Ashland's homeless community is now open during the *daytime.* Trinity Episcopal Church is opening their doors on Fridays from 10 am to noon.  They're located at 44 North ...

01 January 2014

MPD Looking For Man They Say Fired Shots in W. Medford Neighborhood

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The last night of 2013 was sleepless for Cara Nokes.She says "gun shots and fireworks and bottle rockets. They were going off in the sky, the sky was just lit up."Nokes and many of her neighbors nea ...

01 January 2014

New Year's Resolution

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Information Provided by Statisticbrain.com Rank Top 10 New Years resolutions for 2014 1 Lose Weight 2 Getting Organized 3 Spend Less, Save More 4 Enjoy Life to the Fullest 5 S ...