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08 August 2012

Pet Talk Pet of The Week: August 8th

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This week's pet is Sammy. Sammy is a 9 year old female Cocker Spaniel who came to Southern Oregon Humane Society a real wreck, but with the magic of a hair cut and some attention, he's better than e ...

08 August 2012

ALL NEW: SOU to Launch Honors College

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SOU will establish an Honors College at the beginning of the 2013 school year.25 students will be accepted into the new school each year. SOU President Mary Cullinan says that the Honors College wil ...

08 August 2012

ALL NEW: Gas Refinery Fire To Boost Prices at the Pump

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A fire at a gas refinery near San Francisco has  analysts worried about the possibility gas prices passing the four dollar mark.The fire broke out Monday.The refinery produces nearly 150,000 barrel ...

08 August 2012

Employment Rates Rise In Oregon

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Some good news for those looking for work in Oregon. A new report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that employment rates in 2011 rose in 4 of the 6 largest counties in Oregon. However, among ...

08 August 2012

ALL NEW: Ashland Considers Homeless Day Community

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The homeless community in Ashland may soon have a place to call home during the day.City council members met Tuesday night and discussed the possibility of opening a homeless day center. Councilman ...

08 August 2012

Police Searching For Possible DUII Suspect

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Medford Police continue to search for a possible DUII driver. Police attempted to spot a car for reckless driving just before midnight on Tuesday near Foothills Road. Officials say the car did not s ...

08 August 2012

Investigation Continues Into Overnight Fatal Crash

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One person is dead and 3 others are recovering after a late night crash in south medford. Medford police tell NBC-5 news that the crash happened around 11:45 Tuesday night. At this point-- polic ...

08 August 2012

NBC5 Spotlight: One-On-One with TV legend Betty White

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She's had one of the most enduring careers in television.  At 90 years old, Betty White is NBC's only living "Golden Girl."  But as NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh found out in a one-on-one interview, it's ...

07 August 2012

Predicting College Success By Age 4

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Imagine predicting your child's college success by the time they're four. A new study from Oregon State University says you can... based on attention span. According to OSU's findings - just increas ...

07 August 2012

Nonprofits Rally For Donations

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Food Donations are low and are expected to hit bottom by next month. After the Salvation Army Food Pantry ran dry two weeks ago, food banks around Southern Oregon are Pushing for more donations.