24 May 2013

Extra Patrols Out For Memorial Day Weekend

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In accordance with click-it or ticket, the annual seat belt safety innitiative,  local law enforcement agencies will be teaming up to keep the roadways safe this Memorial Day weekend. Police wil ...

23 May 2013

Eugene Area Cannabis Club Raided

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A cannabis club was raided in Eugene Thursday. The owner, Chelsea Hopkins and an unidentified employee were arrested at "The Greener Side" cannabis club. Authorities say the place was selling mari ...

22 May 2013

Foster Farms Issues Recall Alert Due To Improper Packaging

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Foster Farms has issued a recall alert on boneless, skinless chicken breast strips distributed in seven western states, including Oregon and California. The foster Farms ready- to -eat grilled chick ...

13 May 2013

Road Construction On I-5 At Sexton Pass Begins Tonight

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Drivers should expect delays on I-5 starting tonight, as road construction on at Sexton pass gets underway. Blasting work will be happening between 7 pm and 8 pm and will continue for several weeks. ...

11 May 2013

Dalai Lama Returns to Oregon

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People flocked to see his Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama -- a world leader who's wrapping up his visit to Oregon this weekend. NBC-5's Julie Akins was in Portland at the day-long environmental confere ...

06 May 2013

Wildfire Week Is Underway

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This year, Oregon, California, Washington, Nevada and Utah have signed onto a joint proclamation declaring this week "Wildfire Awareness Week." Fire officials statewide are offering these tips to ...

30 April 2013

Body On Beach Being Called A Homicide Victim

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A homicide investigation is underway in Douglas county this morning. Officials say a woman's body was found Monday, south of Reedsport, near the Way-Finding point area in Winchester Bay. At this po ...

25 April 2013

Gas Prices Continue to Fall

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Its good news again this week, as gas prices continue to fall.  The Oregon average price-per-gallon dropped a nickle this week, to $3.62.That puts it at its lowest point since mid-February!The nati ...

25 April 2013

Oregon Kids Show Marked Improvements In Dental Health

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New reports reveal big improvements in dental health among Oregon kids. The report, just released this week, assesses every major dental health category between 2007 and 2012. Among the results, rat ...

24 April 2013

The 44 Percent

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The 44 Percent: shocking new numbers, reveal nearly half of Oregon's children live in poverty or low-income situations and It's a number that's on the rise. NBC5's Jennifer Elliott brings us more.