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30 July 2014

Firefighter dies accidentally at Fourmile Lake

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Southern Oregon's fire season has claimed a life a 21-year-old firefighter who has died at the Launch fire near Fourmile Lake in Klamath County. NBC5's Christine Pitawanich s ...

30 July 2014

Routine traffic stops leads police to meth, heroin and marijuana

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Two men are in the Klamath County jail after a routine traffic stop leads police to meth, heroin and marijuana. Police in Klamath Falls pulled over 44 year old Frank Higuera a ...

29 July 2014

Fighting fire in extreme heat

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Selma, Ore.-- 200 firefighters were suited up and ready to go Tuesday evening. "'I've been out here cutting fire line trying to get this thing wrapped up here," said Mike Brusco.   Brusco is part ...

29 July 2014

Heat and terrain challenge firefighters battling the Reeves Creek blaze

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Selma, Ore. --Firefighters in Selma are telling some people to be ready to get out as the 230 acre blaze burns through dry and rough terrain. The Reeves Creek fire is burning just south of Selma, wh ...

29 July 2014

Scams sweep Southern Oregon

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Phone scammers are setting their sights on Southern Oregonians, pretending to be law enforcement. It all started with a ringing phone on Monday night, when Medford resident Francine ...

29 July 2014

'Launch' fire burns 100 acres near Four Mile Lake

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Four Mile Lake, Ore. - A wildfire has blackened about 100 acres of land near Four Mile Lake near the Jackson / Klamath county line. Don Lacrone says he was one of the first to spot the fire Monday m ...

29 July 2014

Dog abandoned near Keno, owner cited

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Keno, Ore. - People in Klamath Falls and Keno are outraged after a small dog that allegedly bit its teen owner is dumped off, and abandoned in the woods but the dog could be looking at a bright futu ...

29 July 2014

Lost dog rescued by hikers

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Linn County, Ore. -- A dog that apparently wandered lost in the woods for 22 days has been reunited with her owners. Linn County authorities said Monday that a family out for a hike east of sweet ho ...

29 July 2014

Mary Jane's Attic is back open

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Medford, Ore. -- A Medford store originally shut down in May for providing cannabis to medical marijuana patients is back open, but this time the store won't have medical marijuana. Mary Jane's Att ...

29 July 2014

Police looking for suspected Kohl's theif

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Medford, Ore. -- Police are looking for a woman they say picked out a blender at Kohl's and then tried to return it. 27-year-old Mallory Myers is the suspect in the crime. Kohl's security responded ...