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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 ...

18 March 2013

AmericanWest Increases Merger Offer

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Going all in... AmericanWest Bank is upping the ante... by 35-cents a share in their hopes to merge with Medford-based PremierWest. NBC-5's Craig Smullin has the details.

18 March 2013

Median Home Prices Rise In Jackson County.

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

32.1%, that's how much median home prices in Jackson County went up in the past three months. The latest numbers released by the Southern Oregon Multiple Listing Service say the median home price no ...

17 March 2013

Saint Patrick's Day Festival

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Today it was all about celebrating Saint Patrick's Day for the Irish and Irish at heart who took to the streets of Ashland! Paddy Brannan's Irish pub held their first annual Saint Patrick's Day Fest ...