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15 October 2014

Medford man attacked by hitchhiker

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Medford, Ore. --- A Medford man narrowly escapes being stabbed after picking up a female hitchhiker on Interstate 5.Shortly before 6 am Wednesday morning a man driving along I-5 near Central Point p ...

15 October 2014

Voters tuning out politics the closer we get to Election Day

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Ore. --- A new NBC News Wall Street Journal poll shows nationally more Americans are tuning out politics the closer we get to Election Day.High interest in the midterms has dropped from 51% in June ...

15 October 2014

U.S. Attorney, Amanda Marshall talks about Measure-91

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Ore. --- Oregon’s closest race next month could be Measure-91, the legalization of recreation marijuana.While it would bring tax revenue to the state some worry it could allow easier access to kid ...

15 October 2014

ODF declares an end to fire season

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Firefighters are finally getting a break after a long and busy summer. The Oregon Department of Forestry declared an end to fire season Wednesday morning after some much needed rain ...

14 October 2014

U.S. Senate debate recap

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

KOBI TV-NBC5 held the only U.S. Senate debate in Oregon. Here's a recap of some of the topics discussed.

14 October 2014

Boles Fire suspect makes first court appearance

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Weed, Calif. -- The man charged with starting that devastating fire in Weed, California makes his first court appearance. This, as a family tells us there loved one died while evacuating the blaze. ...

14 October 2014

Basketball team donates gear to player who lost hers in the Boles Fire

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Weed, Calif. -- It's a bond over basketball that's helping one Weed woman move forward after her gear was destroyed in the Boles Fire. Maya Stevens and Noah Everly met in high school, and after many ...

14 October 2014

Oregon Employment Department website hacked

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Ore. --- The employment  records of more than 850,000 Oregonian’s are now in the hands of hackers. According to the Statesman Journal, hackers illegally entered the Oregon Employment Department's ...

14 October 2014

Concerned citizens rally for Domestic Violence Awareness

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Klamath Falls, Ore. --- Concerned citizens in Klamath Falls rally on the courthouse steps to bring attention to domestic violence and address it head on.As part of Domestic Violence Awareness month ...

14 October 2014

Oregon gas prices continue to drop

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Ore. --- Oregon drivers are seeing the lowest gas prices since mid-March.The average cost for a gallon of regular fuel has dropped 11 cents from last week to $3.50 and AAA expects that trend to cont ...