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09 July 2013

Task Force Directive: Find A Klamath Basin Water Solution

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A high level directive... A new group formed by the Governor and Senator Ron Wyden Monday has two months to hammer out solutions to Klamath River Basin water sharing. Klamath County Commissioner Tom ...

09 July 2013

Bill Could Force Tax on Josephine County

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Today, a county plagued by deep cuts for several years may see the state step in. Josephine County is looking at the possibility of losing some local control to solve their budget crisis. House Bill ...

09 July 2013

California Man Drowns in Umpqua River

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The investigation is ongoing, after officials say a man drowned in the Umpqua river over the weekend.   Reports say a 34 year old California man was swimming in the river Sunday afternoon, when he ...

09 July 2013

Arizona Faces a New Wildfire

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A new wildfire has popped up in Arizona, about eighty miles southeast of Phoenix.The Shipman fire is burning near the small town of Kearny. It was first spotted around five o'clock Monday evening.Of ...

08 July 2013

Occupant Rushes Back Into Burning Home

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

A life or death situation: A home catches fire... the owner escapes, but reports indicate he then runs back in for a last family member, their cat. It's what most any pet owner would do: "I would de ...

08 July 2013

Medford Mother Fighting for Her Life

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A Medford mother is fighting for her life in a Portland hospital Monday night. One day a healthy pregnant woman. The next on life support in a coma. Pregnant with her second child, 22-year-old Kiers ...

08 July 2013

Meyer In Court; How Common Are Modified Weapons?

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Jon Andrew Meyer Junior has had the entire valley talking. While it's still unclear why or how he got his hands on a weapon... the fact that it was modified made us wonder how easy is it for people ...

08 July 2013

Almost Law

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

State-licensed medical marijuana dispensaries are a signature away from being legal in Oregon. NBC-5's Craig Smullin explains.

08 July 2013

Horse of the Month

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Our 'Horse of the Month' for July is a 3 year old Arabian / quarter horse cross that's truly precious. Meet 'Precious' - a young woman who's waiting for an adoptive home. "She's three years old."  ...

08 July 2013

Armed Standoff Suspect Tased

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Home video of an arrest and tasing is bringing up questions tonight about a standoff in Klamath Falls... Police told NBC2's Lyle Ahrens that the man had been threatening to shoot himself, and cops.. ...