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30 August 2012

Why He Ran: Loved Ones Reflect On Vavrosky's Loss and Addiction

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Tense moments as a late night police chase through Medford, I-5 and the Greenway ends with a man in custody, who mysteriously died a short time later.  Tonight we find out more about the man and wh ...

29 August 2012

Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A proposed natural gas pipeline that would stretch from Coos Bay to Malin is being scrutinized by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.  FERC is holding hearings tonight in Klamath Falls, and T ...

29 August 2012

No More 'Tightwad Hill' Outside Britt Festivals

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

A Britt tradition out tonight... because of fire. The Jacksonville Fire Department has made the area some locals lovingly call 'Tightwad Hill' a fire lane... restricting access to the public. NBC-5' ...

29 August 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: August 29th

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  This week's pet is Angus.     Angus is a 5 month old male Brussels Griffon/Mix who just arrived at Southern Oregon Humane yesterday morning. Angus is a little shy, but is a lover at heart. He w ...

29 August 2012

Oregon Ducks Try To Sell Last Minute Tickets

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Do you have any plans for this upcoming weekend? You might just want to check out the ducks in their first game of the season. Around 3,000 tickets are still available as of Wednesday morning. The U ...

29 August 2012

Hurricane Isaac Washes Ashore

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Hurricane Isaac hammered New Orleans with strong winds and heavy rain Tuesday night. Forecasters say winds reached 80 miles an hour. Officials also say the storm caused a levee to be toppled with wa ...

29 August 2012

Kitzhaber Tops Health Care List & Rate Hike For Insurance Members

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It should be no surprise that Chief Justice John Roberts and President Obama rank high on new list of the 100 most influential people in healthcare for 2012. But there was one surprise. Modernhealt ...

29 August 2012

Man Dies After Overnight Police Pursuit

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Officials are investigating a late night police chase that takes a deadly turn. Police say a local man was driving on Stewart Avenue, when officers attempted to pull him over for a traffic violation ...

28 August 2012

Mandatory Evacuation Ordered for Residents

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

***UPDATE: As of 11pm Tuesday, the Goff Fire has grown to 14,480 acres and is 16% contained. Fire crews will work through the night to protect homes from catching fire. The growth potential for the ...

28 August 2012

Local Debit Card Scam

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Have you received a text from your bank, saying your debit card has been flagged? Officials this morning say it could be a scam. Police say a debit card scam has been sent to U.S. Cellular and Chetc ...