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11 October 2012

Income Tax Extension Deadline Approaching

Posted in Local

If you filed for an extension back in April on your 2011 Oregon income taxes, you have until Monday to submit them. October 15 is the extended deadline for filing Oregon and federal income taxes. If ...

10 October 2012

Drug Agents Raid Four Marijuana Grows

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Neighbors who live near to where drug enforcement agents raided marijuana crops suspect the operations were illegal. Possibly because of sales.  

10 October 2012

Medford School Administrators Get Raise, Board Not Pleased

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Medford School District Administrators are getting pay raises... much to the chagrin of some members of the Medford School Board... but there is a dispute as to whether this is a good thing for the ...

10 October 2012

Oregon Ranked 6th Nationally For Start-Ups

Posted in Local

A new study reveals that Oregon ranks 6th in the nation for entrepreneurs and start-up businesses. A local mom is proving why it's possible to turn an idea into a successful business with her new ba ...

10 October 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: October 10th

Posted in Local

  We have something a little different for you this week on Pet Talk. This week we have a lovely cat named Jacqueline. Jacqueline is a 6 year old Siamese mix who has the classic looks of a Siamese, ...

10 October 2012

Ashland's Mayoral Candidates To Host Community Forum Discussing School District

Posted in Local

Ashland's three mayoral candidates will address the financial challenges facing the Ashland School District in a community forum. Currently the district is expecting a budget gap of more than one mi ...

10 October 2012

Muslim Cleric Pleads Not Guilty To Organizing Terrorist Training Camp in Oregon

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

A Muslim cleric charged with terrorism, including starting a terrorist training camp for al-Qaida here in southern Oregon, pled not guilty in a US court Tuesday. Abu Hamza al-Masri is accused of s ...

09 October 2012

Parenting in the Age of Smartphones

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Leah Diggle is mom to 2-year old Colton and has a little girl on the way. While she takes measures to limit her own smartphone use... "Most of the time I leave my phone in my car...it's easy to be c ...

09 October 2012

Animals Quarantined After Dog Tests Positive For Parvovirus

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Something was odd about the behavior of a stray dog brought in on Saturday to the Josephine County Animal Shelter. That lead to staff to run some tests which came back positive for Parvovirus. A hig ...

09 October 2012

Medford Burglaries Up 32%

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

New numbers show crime is up in the City of Medford this year, particularly burglaries, up a whopping 32%. NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports.