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15 October 2014

Group of SOU students looking to change free speech policy

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore.-- A six minute video showing a Southern Oregon University employee telling a group of four students they can't hand out copies of the U.S. Constitution has gone viral.  "Our work was ...

15 October 2014

Body of missing hunter found at bottom of waterfall

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Tiller, Ore. --  Crews in Douglas County are working to recover the body of a hunter who fell near a large waterfall. Rescue workers found 20-year old Travis Joseph Anderson Tuesday.He'd been missi ...

15 October 2014

Former Merril city official pleads guilty to stealing almost $100,000

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A former Merril City Official is headed to prison after pleading guilty to stealing nearly $100,000.  50 year old Deborah Sue Fuller told a judge on Monday that she took payments made by residents ...

15 October 2014

In-N-Out meets with city officials in Medford

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Medford, Ore. -- Representatives from In and Out Burger are in Medford meeting with city officials.  The burger chain met with various departments on Tuesday.  According to Medford's City Manager ...

15 October 2014

Motorcyclist hospitalized after triying to pass a vehicle

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Medford, Ore. --- A motorcyclist is hospitalized after police say he crashed while trying to pass another vehicle.MPD says the driver was forced to lay his bike on its side to avoid hitting another ...

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.