Local

03 May 2012

EPHS Students Walk Out in Protest

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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Students at Eagle Point High School walk out of class today... and voice their frustration over the lack of an agreement between the school district and teachers union. NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports ...

03 May 2012

Councilman Faces Sex Charges

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

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A Klamath Falls city councilman is accused of molesting a young boy...and the accusations are having a 'ripple effect' on the community. 60 year old Greg Taylor was charged Tuesday with first degree ...

03 May 2012

Oregon Zoo Lion Tries To Reach Zebra Striped Toddler

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A new video of an Oregon boy's recent visit to the Oregon Zoo has gone viral. One-year-old Jack is getting a lot of attention from the lioness at the Oregon Zoo in Portland. Keepers at the zoo thin ...

03 May 2012

Ashland Will Not Raise Utility Rates

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The Ashland City Council has voted against a utility rate hike. The council turned down a proposed 12.7% water rate hike, as well as a 10% sewer rate increase. The council says the utility increases ...

03 May 2012

Jackson County Sheriff's Office Moves

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Changes coming to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office may have you wondering where it is. Starting Thursday, the sheriff's office is moving to 5179 Crater Lake Highway in Central Point. The current ...

03 May 2012

New Case Of Sexual Assault In Ashland

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Ashland police are investigating a report of sexual assault against a teenage girl. It happened in the area near Shamrock Lane and the Greenway in Ashland. The girl claims she was walking late at ...

03 May 2012

Medford Radio Tower On The Move

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Off to a new home, residents of an east Medford community are breathing a little easier tonight as the tower that has cast a blight on their neighborhood for more than a year is now on the move.

02 May 2012

This Just In: District 9 To Close Schools

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The Eagle Point school board voted Wednesday to give the district emergency authority to respond to a strike threat by the employees’ union. The union declared Tuesday, May 8th the first day the ...

02 May 2012

Josephine County Sheriff's Office Faces Budget Cuts

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Faces of concern as Sheriff Gil Gilbertson explains what $8 million in budget cuts may look like. "It's about as serious as it gets. We are at the edge of the cliff and we are going to fall off if w ...

02 May 2012

Seven Months After Raids, Feds Bring Charges

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

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An affidavit from a US Drug agent is charging six Southern Oregon men for possession, manufacturing and distribution of marijuana. A drug illegal under federal law but allowed in Oregon in complianc ...