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20 August 2012

Barry Point Fire

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The 'Barry Point' fire has now burned over 146 square miles of Lake County Oregon, and Modoc County, California. But, some home evacuation orders on the Oregon side have been lifted. Judy Maniates i ...

20 August 2012

Cat Controversy In Phoenix

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One resident in a Phoenix community is using a trap to capture neighborhood cats. Under a city ordinance the method of capturing cats is legal as long as their basic needs are met. Residents in this ...

20 August 2012

ALL NEW: City Council To Discuss Issue Of Roaming Cats

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Should cats be allowed to roam off their owner's properties? That's what the Phoenix city council will decide Monday night. Currently, Phoenix residents can be fined up to $500 if their cat leaves t ...

20 August 2012

Town Hall Meetings Scheduled Across Southern Oregon

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US Congressman Peter Defazio starts his two day town hall meeting tour Monday. Congressman Defazio will make stops in Cottage Grove and Drain before ending his day in Grants Pass. Defazio is inviti ...

20 August 2012

Move-In Day For Lithia Commons Building

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Monday marks the move-in completion date for the employees of the new Lithia Commons building in downtown Medford. All Lithia employees are expected to be settled in the new building Monday. The bui ...

17 August 2012

Family Loses Home To Fire

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

A Grants Pass family loses nearly everything to a house fire. Investigators are working to determine how it caught fire around 2 a.m. on Friday morning.  The family is receiving assistance from the ...

17 August 2012

Smoke In the Valley: Is It Effecting You?

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

One ever-present result from the fires in Southern Oregon and Northern California... a smoky haze in the air - especially in the Rogue Valley. NBC-5's Craig Smullin talks to local residents to see h ...

17 August 2012

State of Emergency

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Governor Kitzhaber declares a statewide 'State of Emergency' due to the potential for wildfire... That declaration could clear additional resources to help battle the 84,000 acre 'Barry Point' fire. ...

17 August 2012

Ashland Donation Boxes Removed

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The Ashland Chamber of Commerce is revamping the design of homeless donation boxes after recent theft, but some of the homeless community is fighting to have them removed completely.

17 August 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: August 15th

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      This week's pet is Ronnie.     Ronnie is a 1 year old male Australian Kelpie/Mix who is a runner and a goer. . Ronnie is an active young dog who would best be placed with someone who's ve ...