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29 June 2012

West Coast Firefighters Deployed to Colorado

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Firefighters from both Oregon and Washington have been deployed to fight fires beyond the West Coast.This morning, nearly 2-thousand firefighters and support personnel are in Colorado, Montana, and ...

29 June 2012

Search Continues For Missing Medford Man

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Police are continuing their search for a missing Medford man. 22 year-old Chase Cook was last seen at the East Main Minute Market on Saturday, around 9:30 pm. Chase is about 5'11'' with brown hair. ...

29 June 2012

UPDATE: Oak Wildfire Threatens Northern California Homes

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Crews continue to battle the Oak fire in Fort Jones, California Friday morning, just southwest of Yreka.Officials say the fire is 30 percent contained. Fire crews received a  call about the wildfir ...

29 June 2012

ALL NEW: Tsunami Debris Hotline Opens

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Starting Friday, Oregonians who find debris from the Japanese tsunami are asked to report it, by calling 2-1-1. The Associated Press is reporting that Governor John Kitzhaber made the announcement l ...

28 June 2012

Fort Jones Wildfire

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Only a few weeks into fire season and we have our first reported wildfire. Right now, a wildfire is burning in Fort Jones. That's southwest of Yreka. NBC 5's Larry Miller rushed down to the area whe ...

28 June 2012

Local Opinion: The Affordable Care Act

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Today's ruling by the Supreme Court is sparking a heated debate here at home. People on both sides are expressing their opinions on the affordable care act.There's a large divide when it comes to th ...

28 June 2012

What Does Court Ruling Mean to Oregonians

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

The question on the minds of many Oregonians tonight - what does the Supreme Court's ruling on the Affordable Care Act mean to them. NBC-5's Craig Smullin explains.

28 June 2012

Mental Health Department Changes Ahead

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Some big changes are ahead for the 1,100 people served by Klamath County Mental Health... Those changes include location, service providers, and even the name of the agency. Amanda Bunger has had to ...

28 June 2012

Washington Plane Crash Kills One

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One man is dead after a small plane crashes at an Washington airport.Two men were in the plane, when it went down yesterday around 4 PM, at the Pearson Field Airport in Vancouver. Reports from a wit ...

28 June 2012

Car Rally Route Brings Speeders to Oregon Roads

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Oregon State Police are on the lookout for cars participating in the "Bullrun Rally," after receiving complaints of cars going over 100 miles per hour on Oregon roads.    Multiple drivers partici ...