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04 January 2013

Grants Pass Resident Celebrates 104th Birthday

Written by Joe Camarlinghi, Posted in Local

When Olive Watson was born, Howard Taft was just beginning his term as United States President. Friday the Grants Pass resident celebrated her 104th birthday. Watson was born in Oklahoma, lived for ...

04 January 2013

Oregon Unemployment Compensation Fund Renewed

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Oregon's unemployment compensation program will be extended until the end of the year. The deal was renewed by Congress on Tuesday.According to state employment officials, the deal affects nearly 35 ...

04 January 2013

Police Arrest Three in Grants Pass on Drug Charges

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Three people are behind bars in Grants Pass, following a month-long investigation. With the help of the Rogue Area Drug Enforcement Team and the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, police arres ...

04 January 2013

Grants Pass Stabbing Sends One Man to Hospital, The Other to Jail

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One Grants Pass man is behind bars, after police say he stabbed another man in the torso.   Police responded to the 7-eleven on Southwest 6th street Thursday afternoon, where they found 26 year old ...

03 January 2013

New Year, New Life for Once Ailing Southern Oregon Humane Society

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A shelter on its last leg after more than 84 years of being a lifeline to tens of thousands of homeless animals in Jackson County has a new lease on life.  With the new year comes a new outlook for ...

03 January 2013

33 DHS Tires Slashed

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Medford Police are investigating the vandalism of 33 Department of Human Services vehicles... after someone slashed the car's tires sometime around New Year's Eve. And as NBC-5's Craig Smullin repor ...

03 January 2013

Tobacco-Free 2013

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Whether it's due to a New Year's resolution, or new laws banning tobacco use on Oregon state property, many Oregonians are trying to kick the tobacco habit. Klamath County Senior Community Health Nu ...

03 January 2013

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: January 3rd

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This week's pet is Junior. Junior is a year and a half old male Labrador Retriever/Weimaraner mix who's a new addition to Southern Oregon Humane. He is probably the most easy-going dog out there.  ...

03 January 2013

10,000 Oregonians Maybe Eligible For Foreclosed Settlement Payment

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Oregonian's whose homes were foreclosed on maybe eligible for a nationwide settlement but time is running out! $1.5 billion was set aside for homeowners who were foreclosed on from 2008 and 2011, ...

03 January 2013

Incredible Shrinking Woman: Medford Woman's Fitness Journey Through Dance

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Many of us made New Years resolutions for 2013.  And one of the most common every year is to shed some extra pounds and get in shape.  NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh reports on one woman's inspirational j ...