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12 July 2012

"Someone's got to stand up to it."

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

The report detailing the 8-month investigation into Penn State University's handling of the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal is now public. NBC-5's Craig Smullin talks to those on the front lines ba ...

12 July 2012

Fire Danger Increases To High

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As of midnight on Thursday, the fire danger level in Jackson and Josephine county will increase from moderate to high. The new restrictions can be found at the Oregon Department of Forestry's websit ...

12 July 2012

ALL NEW: Petitioners Sue Oregon Secretary of State

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Oregon's Secretary of State Kate Brown has been accused of improperly validating thousands of voter signatures. Robert Wolfe, the chief petitioner of a proposed marijuana measure says Brown has deni ...

12 July 2012

Northgate Shopping Center Nearing Completion

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We're getting a much better look at how the new Northgate Shopping Center in north Medford is looking. The REI sign is now up. Trees have been planted. The parking lot is paved and construction is ...

12 July 2012

New Businesses Coming to Southern Oregon

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The old "Red Brick" building on 4th street in downtown Medford will soon be a specialty sushi and vietnamese restaurant.   Our crews were out there earlier this morning and as you can see a sign, ...

12 July 2012

Medford Police Department Awarded 1 Million Dollars

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The Medford Police Department is a million dollars richer.NBC 5 confirmed with officials that the Oregon Court of Appeals ruled late Wednesday that the  department *would* be able to collect a mill ...

12 July 2012

Local Businesses Cashing In On The Heat Wave

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Not everyone is dreading the blistering heat.  Some of the hottest days of the year this week are translating into cold hard cash as some businesses are cashing in on the heat wave.  NBC5's Laura ...

11 July 2012

Search continues for missing 20 year old father

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RESCUE WORKERS ARE CONTINUING TO SEARCH THE ROGUE RIVER NEAR GRIFFIN PARK FOR 20 YEAR OLD SEAN KRUGER WHO IS PRESUMED TO HAVE DROWNED.    

11 July 2012

'One Man Crime Spree' Sentenced

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath Falls man who police call a 'one man crime spree' is headed to prison for over eight years. Marc Chicklero pled 'guilty' to multiple offenses late Wednesday afternoon. "Guilty" was a word ...

11 July 2012

Ways to Save While Using Air Conditioning

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

High heat means people are blasting their air conditioners, if they have them, to cool off. "It's been running probably four days straight," laughed Medford resident Sean Gardner. "I don't deal with ...