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17 January 2013

FBI Releases New Statistics Regarding Homicides Involving Firearms

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This week the F.B.I. released new information, shedding light on what crime looked like for the first half of 2012. Oregon ranked relatively low, at number 37, on the national list of the highest n ...

17 January 2013

Oregon Sheriffs Claim Gun Control Unconstitutional

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Following the unveiling of new gun control measures- some executive orders and proposals made for congress, several Oregon Sheriff's called the presidents move a "knee-jerk reaction" even though man ...

17 January 2013

Emergency Assistance Options

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

As a bitter cold continues it's grip on Southern Oregon... with it comes a good opportunity to remind our viewers. No one should lose their heat this time of year.   NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports.

17 January 2013

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: January 16th

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This week's pet is Buddy. Buddy is a 6 and  a half year old male Labrador Retriever/mix who's a new addition to Southern Oregon Humane. Buddy was recently dropped off with us after 6 years of being ...

17 January 2013

Officials Seeking Public Comments on Bybee Project Timber Proposal

Posted in Local

Officials want to know what you think about a logging proposal just released.The proposal says that 45 million board feet of timber in the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest would be harvested.The ...

17 January 2013

State Offices and DMV Closed Friday Due To Furlough

Posted in Local

State offices will be closed tomorrow for the 8th mandatory "Furlough Friday" in this 2011-2013 budget cycle.  Each of the furlough days saves the state an estimated 2 million dollars. State polic ...

17 January 2013

Ashland City Council Approves Ausland Bid, Plaza Redesign Continues

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The contract has been approved, and the next step in the Lithia Plaza redesign will begin  in downtown Ashland soon. The Ashland City Council is giving the Ausland Group the green light, approving ...

17 January 2013

Rogue RIver Teens Face Felony Charges For Mail Theft

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Two rogue river teens could be facing federal charges after being arrested for mail theft. 19 year old Jacob Loper, and a 17 year old boy, both from rogue river, are facing multiple felony charges f ...

17 January 2013

NBC5 Exclusive: Homecoming for Jazz Artist, Behind the Scenes with Chris Botti

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An internationally acclaimed musician, Grammy Award winner and Oregon musical favorite son made a stop in Medford tonight.  Temperatures dipped below freezing  outside, but inside Medford's Crater ...