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30 September 2012

Grape Harvest Kicks Off

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Southern Oregon's hot and dry summer is being credited for creating one of the best wine grape harvests in years. Officials at Weisinger's Winery in Ashland say this year's harvest is about three we ...

30 September 2012

Energy Motor Gets Provisional Patent

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One Medford man says he's invented something completely groundbreaking. It's a machine that creates electric energy from a small number of particles straight out of the air. NBC 5's Kyle Aevermann r ...

30 September 2012

Jackson Dempsey Court Date Scheduled

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NBC 5 News has an update on the man Forest Service officials say sabotaged bike trails near the Ashland water shed. Officials say Jackson Dempsey laid vegetation or strung nylon cords across bike pa ...

29 September 2012

Sanctuary Offers Hope for Horses

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Nearly 170-thousand horses die each year of starvation, neglect and abuse. But one non-profit organization right here in the valley is trying to change those numbers. The Equamore Foundation has bee ...

29 September 2012

Medford Police Offer Prescription Drug Disposal

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Today -- in hopes of preventing prescription drug abuse, the Medford Police Department hosted their annual drug take-back. People were invited to get rid of any unnecessary prescription and over the ...

29 September 2012

Man Speeds From Police

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Medford police say a man who sped upwards of 80-miles per hour through downtown Medford last night while running away from police, is behind bars.Police say 25-year-old Jordan Krawzcyk attracted the ...

28 September 2012

13 Young Residents, Plus Their Kids, Face Losing Their Home

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Thirteen local young adults may lose their homes by the end of the month, if money does not come in ---and soon. Most of them are women with kids. women like Erin Rusnak and her two year old daughte ...

28 September 2012

Hunting For Missing Men

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

With hunting season beginning, Medford Police are asking for your help in finding a pair of missing young men. NBC-5's Craig Smullin explains.

28 September 2012

Josephine To Privatize County Animal Shelter

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Josephine County is looking at privatizing the animal shelter located in Merlin. Because of a failed tax levy voted down in May, cuts to spending and the lack of pet owners licensing their animals, ...

27 September 2012

Repairs Underway At Assistant DA's Rentals

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Now to a follow up on a story we brought you only on NBC5 --Our investigation one week ago showed you apartments owned by Assistant District Attorney Beth Heckert and her husband Mike Heckert. Where ...