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10 July 2012

Man Feared Dead After Drowning

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

A family member says the 21 year-old man tried to swim across the Rogue River but went under about halfway across.

10 July 2012

Biomass Recommendation

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The state has given a tentative 'green light' to allow a biomass plant in Klamath Falls...but opponents still have a chance to contest that decision. The recommendation to put a biomass plant across ...

10 July 2012

Hot Weather!

Posted in Local

As temperatures continue to break records across the United States, things are starting to heat up here in Southern Oregon and Northern California.

10 July 2012

Live at Oregon Department of Forestry

Posted in Local

We went live at the Oregon Department Of Forestry to talk about the heat and the added danger of wildfires.  Kyle Aevermann tells us more.

10 July 2012

Eagle Point Man Hides Gun in PDX Planter

Posted in Local

An Eagle Point man is facing charges, after police say he hid a loaded gun in a PDX planter. Officials say Soren Johnson asked T-S-A Agents in the Portland Airport what he should do with his firearm ...

10 July 2012

ALL NEW: Oregon Recieves Federal Health Grant

Posted in Local

The federal government has approved a $1.9 billion grant to reform Oregon's heath plan. The grant is intended to help cut costs while improving the states medicaid program. The grant will assist the ...

10 July 2012

School District Adds More Days To School Year

Posted in Local

Students in the Central Point School District will be in class an extra 11 days in the coming year. The funding for the added days is due to a higher than anticipated ending balance this year. The d ...

10 July 2012

Search Continues For Man Who Ran From Police

Posted in Local

Police continue to look for a man wanted on a probation violation. Jose Manuel Macias ran from police Sunday afternoon, after an officers spotted him on an 80cc motorcycle without a helmet, riding t ...

09 July 2012

Grow Your Own Produce

Posted in Local

It may be a cultural dream. In order to grow your own produce, you have to live on a large plot of land. NBC 5's Coutney Olish explains how it's all a big misconception. In fact all of us, in some w ...

09 July 2012

Fires Spark Air Quality Concerns

Posted in Local

Right now current ozone levels in    Southern Oregon are at 29. That's a good reading. But you might have noticed a murky look to the skies caused by hotter weather.  Plus fire season is now upo ...