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16 May 2012

Josephine County Pink Slips

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Pink slips were being delivered to some 63 county employees after Josephine County voters declined a tax levy. One that would have raised property taxes to support criminal justice services for the ...

16 May 2012

Police Officer Training

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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Police officers training in incredibly realistic scenarios... giving us a look at how quickly things can happen in a life or death situation. NBC-5's Craig Smullin explains.

16 May 2012

Commissioner Re-Election Bids Fail

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

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Klamath County voters have sent two incumbent commissioners packing.  Incumbent commissioner Cheryl Hukill believes a combination of issues may have cost her the election... "I know that the issues ...

16 May 2012

Teacher Strike Ends

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Around 2:00 A.M. Wednesday morning the Eagle Point School District and Teacher's Union came to a tentative agreement on teacher contracts.

16 May 2012

Eagle Point Strike Reaches Tentative Agreement

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The Jackson County School District 9 and the Eagle Point education association have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract.this, after 14 months of negotiations.NBC 5 received an e-mail int ...

16 May 2012

Public Safety Concerns in Josephine County After Election

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Many residents in Josephine County are fearing for public safety, after voters voted against the proposed tax levy. Reports indicate 70 pink slips are set to be handed out to criminal justice empl ...

16 May 2012

Allegiant Air Saying Aloha From Oregon

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Good news for lovers of the land of aloha. Allegiant Air has just announced service to Honolulu, Hawaii from four more cities across the country including Eugene. Departures from Eugene begin in N ...

15 May 2012

Unofficial Results Show Deep Cuts To Public Safety

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

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Public safety in jeopardy in Josephine County.as a property tax levy fails.

15 May 2012

Results: Beth Heckert is the New District Attorney

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With more than 55% of the unofficial vote, Beth Heckert will be Jackson County's new District Attorney. "I'm feeling great and so many volunteers helped me get to this position. That's why we're her ...

15 May 2012

Breidenthal and Scroggin Named Unofficial Winners of Jackson Co. Commissioner Pos. 2

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

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Jackson County residents cast their votes and made their voices heard. They voted for Jackson County Commissioner Position 2. According to the first release of election results, the winner for Democ ...