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14 November 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: November 14th

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  This week's pet is Jalen. Jalen is an three year old male Miniature Poodle/Mix who's been a Southern Oregon Humane for a few weeks. He is a playful little guy, as well as a real lover. He loves t ...

14 November 2012

More Japanese Tsunami Debris Could Soon Wash Ashore

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The cooler weather is here, and scientist say it's likely to bring more tsunami debris with it. Due to higher wind speeds, scientists believe the nearly 5 million tons of debris sitting in the ocean ...

14 November 2012

Jackson County Ranked One Of The Greenest In The State

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A study just released reveals that Jackson County is one of the greenest in the state. According to the Department of Environmental Quality, Jackson County ranked 9th out of Oregon's 36 counties wh ...

14 November 2012

Local Gymnastics Coach Has History of Alleged Sex Abuse

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We're learning more about the past of a local gymnastics coach, accused of filming students while changing their clothes, without their knowledge.  Jeffrey Bettman taught gymnastics in California 1 ...

14 November 2012

Oregon Health Plan Hits Dental Snag; Hearing on Wednesday

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A conflict between prior dental plans and the new Coordinated Care Organizations could affect over 600,000 members on the Oregon Health Plan. The new Coordinated Care Organizations, put into place ...

14 November 2012

Kids Unlimited: Hoping For A Helping Hand This Thanksgiving

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We're now just a little over a week away until Thanksgiving and organizations that help the less fortunate are in need of a helping hand tonight.  NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh explains. For 15 years, Med ...

13 November 2012

Green Cars & Oregon's Gas Tax

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

A pilot project aims to raise revenue for the state transportation department but only targets hybrid and all-electric drivers.

13 November 2012

Teen Arraigned on Manslaughter Charges

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A 'Not Guilty' plea is entered on behalf of a Klamath Falls teen charged with manslaughter... 15 year old Carson McDowell is accused of firing the shot that killed his friend, 15 year old Mason Tuck ...

13 November 2012

Police Investigate a Fatal Crash Southwest of Grants Pass

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The investigation continues into a fatal traffic crash that happened Monday, Southwest of Grants Pass.Around 11 A.M. police responded to an accident near milepost 7 off Highway 199. Officials say a ...

13 November 2012

City Leaders Hit To The Streets In Effort To Improve City

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Medford city officials and community leaders are hitting the streets and asking for the public's opinion. This is all part of Operation C.A.R.E. which stands for community awareness rejuvenation eff ...