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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

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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 ...

26 July 2012

Greensprings Interchange Development

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

If 'location' is a key to a successful business, a busy highway interchange in Klamath Falls could soon become a major business hub... Engineer Marc Cross says there's big plans for property at the ...

26 July 2012

Medford Mayor Skypes Alba, Italy

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It was a call that made history. 50 years ago today, two city mayors, thousands of miles apart spoke for using tel-star, the first satellite communication.

26 July 2012

Employees Involved in $2.1 Million Tax Return Punished

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Four officials who approved a fraudulent tax return to an Oregon woman worth $2.1 millions have been punished. Two of the employees have been reassigned to new positions where they no longer have th ...

26 July 2012

ALL NEW: Oregon Public Schools Receive $24 Million

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Oregon's public school districts have received nearly 24-million dollars in the second of two Common School funds. The state land board provides the states 197 public school districts with funds eac ...

26 July 2012

Community Safety Forums

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A number of community forums about how to make southern Oregon safer will take place Thursday. The Jackson County Gang Task Force is hosting the first of ten community forums and hopes to hear from ...

26 July 2012

Terri Horman Lawsuit Could Be Extended By two Years

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The lawsuit against Terri Horman, the step-mother of missing Oregon boy Kyron, could be delayed by two years. Terri Horman's lawyers are requesting the delay, after Kyron's mom desiree young filed t ...