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27 February 2012

Jobless Outnumber Jobs

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

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A recent survey shows that there are six unemployed workers for every job opening in Oregon.  Richard Belton is one of over 176 thousand Oregonians looking for work...but there are only about 30 th ...

27 February 2012

Transportation Options

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

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The skyrocketing cost of a gallon of gas, up ten percent in the last month, has some people looking for change.    "$61 a week so I'm looking at over $200 a month."    R.C.C. student Brie Wils ...

27 February 2012

Heart Disease in Women

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While it's the leading cause of death in American women all too often the symptoms of heart disease go unrecognized.  You could call her a survivor. On January 3rd of 2012 Mary Martin experienced w ...

27 February 2012

Stepfather of Ashley Long to appear on 'Today'

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 The stepfather of the 14-year-old Eagle Point girl who died after police say she inhaled helium and drank alcohol will appear on NBC's 'Today Show' Wednesday. Long's stepfather Justin Earp is sche ...

27 February 2012

Snow Hits Southern Oregon & Northern California

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Winter weather is hitting the Rogue valley! Our cameras were in Ashland this morning-- about an inch of accumulation was on the ground by that time, with constant flurries. Further north in Talent, ...

26 February 2012

Funeral of Ashley Long

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On Sunday in Medford friends and family attended the funeral of Ashley Long, the 14 year old from eagle point who died after inhaling helium at a party last week.About 300 people showed up to rememb ...

26 February 2012

Oregon Sex Abuse Report

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Governor John Kitzhaber is set to receive legislation requiring university employees, coaches, and youth workers to report child sexual abuse.     The senate approved house bill 40-16 on Friday. ...

26 February 2012

Father of 18-Month-Old Boy Speaks Out

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

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Kevin Brewer has been unable to eat, drink, or sleep.  He said he is shaking from all the stress "I haven't been able to stop," said Brewer as he showed NBC 5 News pictures of his son on his cell p ...

26 February 2012

3 Car Accident Shuts Down I-5

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Breaking at 11.....  A car accident on I-5 closed the North bound lane at exit 43 Saturday night. Police say a driver lost control of his car and rolled over a little after 8 o'clock this evening. ...

24 February 2012

Riverside Avenue Construction

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Starting Monday and for about six weeks road construction will slow traffic along Riverside Avenue and will be rerouted at night. Three blocks of Riverside Avenue between fourth to Sixth Street wil ...