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06 March 2013

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: March 6th

Posted in Local

This week's pet is Stryder.   Stryder is a one year old male Australian Shepherd/Mix who is a really great dog. He is a little shy, but warms up to you nicely when he gets to know you. He would be ...

05 March 2013

Tree Turmoil Takes Root in East Medford Neighborhood

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Turmoil is taking root over trees in an east Medford neighborhood.           Residents said 20-60ft trees are threatening to fall on their homes and property. Trees are what's pitting neig ...

05 March 2013

Former Co-worker Speaks About Jodi Arias

Posted in Local

As the Jodi Arias murder trial continues to draw the national spotlight,  a smaller light shines on her local past.Arias spent time growing up in Yreka and working in Medford.    One Medford wom ...

05 March 2013

Ashley Long's Parents Confront McAloon, Mowery

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Emotions run high in Jackson County Court as the two people responsible for the helium death of Eagle Point teen Ashley Long are headed to prison... to serve less time than some might have expected. ...

05 March 2013

Sequestration Cutbacks Hit Kingsley Field

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Some federal sequestration cuts - to the tune of 85 billion dollars nationally can be felt around the nation, and in our area as well.  One place hit hard - Kingsley Field, in Klamath Falls. Colone ...

05 March 2013

Health Exchange Offers Mulit-Lingual Services To The Uninsured

Posted in Local

AA service is coming to the uninsured that will help negotiate the process of getting health coverage. The Health Insurance exchange, called "Cover Oregon," will have staff members who can speak Sp ...

04 March 2013

No Deal on Sequester in Sight as Officials Lay Out Possible Cuts

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics

The deadline to avoid the sequester -- a series of deep budget cuts -- has come and gone. Now as the axe drops, educators, employment officials and others are trying to prepare for impending cuts. O ...

04 March 2013

Mother Asking Community To Help Find Missing Daughter

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Update (9:08pm - March 4th, 2013): 14 year old Starla Carrero has been found alive and well. Stay with NBC5 for updates. The mother of 14 year old Starla Carrero spent the day hanging flyers around ...

04 March 2013

Cases of Horse Neglect Rising

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

More and more horses are being abandoned as the cost of hay and care continue to rise. Two quarterhorses nicknamed 'Skinny' and 'Bones' are recovering from extended neglect... "The mare particularly ...

04 March 2013

Spending Budget Proposals To Be Heard In Salem Today

Posted in Local, Politics, Economy

Oregon Legislature budget writers are expected to release their two-year spending proposal in Salem today. The offer is expected to include almost 7 billion dollars for Oregon schools over the next ...