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26 March 2013

Man Disputes Assault Charges & Claims Police Brutality

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Dashboard video out of a Medford Police car from December 2012 shows a scuffle between 27-year-old Chad Ray Paxton and two officers, Corporal Tom Venables and Officer Jennifer Newell. Paxton claims ...

26 March 2013

Oregon Sex Trafficking In The Spotlight

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Lawmakers in Salem are working on a handful of bills to curb Oregon's growing sex trafficking industry. NBC-5's Craig Smullin spoke to a pair of victim advocates... and files this report.If you're i ...

26 March 2013

New 'Forest' Fire Protection Fees Questioned

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Some Klamath Falls South Suburban residents are upset about paying 'forest land' and 'grazing' rates for fire protection...and they took their concerns to the Klamath County Commissioners today. But ...

26 March 2013

Medford Police Search for Armed Robbery Suspect

Posted in Local

We're following breaking news Tuesday morning, as Medford Police are searching for an armed robbery suspect.Officials say just before 4:30 Tuesday morning, a man entered the Millwood Inn on Riversid ...

25 March 2013

Air Rage On The Rise

Posted in Local

Air rage is becoming routine. Recent examples of passengers becoming unglued while in-flight aren't hard to find; From the February flight to Atlanta where a male passenger is accused of hitting ano ...

25 March 2013

Legislation Aims to Boost Mental Health Services

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

A new bill just introduced in the Oregon Senate is looking to boost mental health services statewide. "There's more need than resource that's for sure. We'd love to be able to serve everybody [...] ...

25 March 2013

Monday Morning Fire Strikes Eagle Point Duplex

Posted in Local

A fire broke out early Monday morning in an Eagle Point neighborhood.  Multiple calls came in just after midnight, of a fire on Teakwood and Crystal drive in Eagle Point. 11 units from Fire Distric ...

25 March 2013

Police Make 2 Arrests in Overnight 7-Eleven Robbery

Posted in Local

Medford police made two arrests Monday morning, in a late-night robbery at 7-Eleven. Around 11:30 Sunday night, police responded to a possible armed robbery at the convenience store on Delta Waters ...

25 March 2013

Helicopters Will Be Heard In Ashland Each Morning

Posted in Local

Starting today, Ashland residents will be hearing helicopters in the morning, as watershed thinning gets underway. Officials say the helicopter can be heard starting at 7 am each morning but that cr ...

24 March 2013

Medford Citizens Rally Over Decision to Cut Mail Delivery on Saturdays

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local, Regional

Plans to cut Saturday mail delivery service later this year hasn't sat well for many US postal employees and residents across the country. Today activist took to streets calling on Congress to inter ...