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12 January 2013

Lost Snowshoeing Couple Found

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

A snowshoeing couple and their two basset hounds are safe after being lost for hours in the Page Mountain Snow Park in Cave Junction. Police said around 11 in the evening on Friday, they received re ...

12 January 2013

Portland Timbers Visit Medford for 'Dribble Oregon' Tour

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Soccer fans in the Rogue Valley got a visit from some of the members of the Portland Timbers today. Defender David Horst and goalkeeper Jake Gleeson were at the Santos Community Center as part of th ...

12 January 2013

Fire Destroys Car in East Medford

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A car bursts into flames in an East Medford neighborhood this afternoon. Fire crews were called to Fairview Circle around 1:15. Minutes after the owners of the Cadillac sedan had returned home a nei ...

12 January 2013

Two Victims Identified in Highway 140 Crash

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Two people are dead and four others are injured after two vehicles collide on Highway 140 near milepost 18 Friday evening. Police have released their names. Authorities say a Toyota pickup was trave ...

11 January 2013

Nearly Half Of All Food Produced Goes To Waste

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More than four billion tons of food is produced each year and a new study says nearly half of it ends up wasted by consumers. NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh brings us the story.

11 January 2013

Tax Filing Season Starting Late

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The IRS is missing its own deadline.  Thanks to a late resolution to the fiscal cliff crisis, tax filing season is starting two weeks late. The IRS will start processing tax returns on January 30t ...

11 January 2013

Open-Carry Gun Rights Activists Alarm Portland Residents With AR-15's

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Two men Walked around Portland, Oregon with Ar-15's and handguns in plain view ( legal) which alarmed people on the streets. The 'demonstration' lead to more than a dozen emergency calls to police. ...

11 January 2013

Wrongful Death Suit Against JACO Jail

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Jackson County Jail is the target of a wrongful death lawsuit tonight... after Grants Pass veteran Benjamin Michael Fager hung himself in his cell nearly two years ago. NBC-5's Craig Smullin has the ...

11 January 2013

Boulder Cleanup Questions

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath County couple are still cleaning up tonight from a 3-ton boulder that crashed into their living room...and their home insurance might not cover the damage. Jeanine and Corey Wells say tota ...

10 January 2013

Locations the Flu Vaccine Is Available

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The best way to limit your risk of getting the flu is by getting vaccinated. Flu shots are currently available at local Public Health Departments. As of January 10th, the following list includes ph ...