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29 July 2012

Bike MS Oregon: Locals Ride for a Cure

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

A group of bicyclists from our area will be heading into the Willamette Valley to ride for a cause later this week. Ashley Rejcek was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2008.       Now she's ...

27 July 2012

Living Life Without Limbs

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

     This weekend an internationally acclaimed speaker comes to the area  as he shares his experience of living life without limbs.     Nick Vujicic was born without arms or legs, with no m ...

27 July 2012

Asante Three Rivers Medical Center Groundbreaking

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

A new 80 thousand square foot building is being built to ease pressure on a crowded Emergency Center and expand physician offices. That's not all. The project is expected to create jobs and house ne ...

27 July 2012

Another Ford Escape Recall

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Ford Motor Company issuing the third recall in merely two weeks for the Ford Escape... as Ford announced that it is recalling nearly 485,000 Ford Escapes... with model years between 2001 and 2004. N ...

27 July 2012

Alaska Airlines Expands In Medford

Posted in Local

The Department of Transportation announced that Alaska Airlines also operating under Horizon Air ranked number one out of the top ten U.S. air carriers for on-time arrivals. Locally Alaska Air is th ...

27 July 2012

Late Night Crash On I-5 Causes Lane To Close

Posted in Local

Update: Police have identified the man as Daniel J. Schnoor, age 62, from Hornbrook, California. Police also say he wasn't wearing his seat belt. The investigation continues into a late night fatal ...

27 July 2012

Viral Video Sparks Outrage and Death Threats

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A video gone viral, showing a teen seemingly taunting a downtown street guy, has sparked outrage in the community.  But, in an instant, that same video turned the teen's life upside down, his famil ...

26 July 2012

U.S. Birthrates Plummet To The Lowest Rate In 25 Years

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Nationwide birthrates have gone down faster and longer than any other year since the Great Depression. According to some medical experts, the poor economic climate is to blame.

26 July 2012

Update: Charges for teen in 'Downtown Dan' video case

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It's an update on a story you've been telling us you want to hear more about, justice for 'Downtown Dan.' In video you saw right here on NBC 5 news, we showed you images of Dan appearing to be taun ...

26 July 2012

Central Point Couple Accused of Prescription Pill Fraud

Posted in Local

A local couple allegedly used fraudulent means to get thousands of prescription pain pills."We don't know what happens behind closed doors," says neighbor Gail Etchie.Medford Police arrested Medical ...