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24 July 2014

Medford serial arsonist strikes again

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Medford, Ore. -- Update: Medford's serial arsonist strikes again. The person is  believed to have started fires at four different locations in just the last 24-hours, all in the downtown area. Medf ...

23 July 2014

Another suspicious fire keeps fire crews on their toes

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Updated (7/24 9:45 a.m.) Medford Police released a short description on their Facebook page of a possible suspect from last night's fire. Witnesses saw a male in the alcove just prior to the fire, a ...

23 July 2014

ODOT to hold open house on Highway 99 improvements

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore.--  The Oregon Department of Transportation will host a meeting for the public Thursday to get the public's input on a proposed Highway 99 corridor plan. Just a couple days ago Kihan ...

23 July 2014

Specialized leg brace saves goat's life

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Jacksonville, Ore. -- A Medford company that makes prosthetics fulfilled an unusual request, saving a goat's life. Katrina Hinnewinkel owns six goats. One of them is Pete. She said Pete is the leade ...

23 July 2014

Local Unsolved Mysteries: the David Grubbs murder

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- A brutal murder case has gone cold almost three years after the investigation began. As part of NBC5's special series, Local Unsolved Mysteries, we reexamined 23-year-old David Grub ...

24 July 2014

Change thief strikes multiple businesses

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

    Medford, Ore -- The Medford Police Department wants the public to be on the lookout for a change-stealing criminal.    They say he started his crime spree in late June. Stealing hundreds i ...

24 July 2014

Governor Kitzhaber: Marijuana or daycare

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Ore. -- Governor John Kitzhaber is taking steps to keep medical marijuana cardholders from operating home-based child care centers. Right now, five Oregon home-based daycare's are owned by people wh ...

24 July 2014

GMO labeling initiative qualifies for Oregon ballot

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Ore. -- It's official: an initiative to require the labeling of genetically modified foods in Oregon has qualified for a statewide vote in November. The Secretary of State's Office said Wednesday th ...

24 July 2014

Being a good Crime witness

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Are you a good witness? A string of arson fires since late June have plagued the Medford's city core but so far few witnesses have come forward with information. Medford Police say people ofter over ...

24 July 2014

A bear cools off in an Ashland resident's pond

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Ashland, Ore. -- Take a look at what one Ashland couple found in their backyard. It was early in the morning when Joel Axelrod snapped these photos from inside his home on July 10th. He was outside ...