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03 July 2015

Bird is the cause of crash that killed Eagle Point man

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JACKSON COUNTY, ORE. --   Oregon State Police say a bird appears to have caused a crash that killed an Eagle Point man. 69-year old Carl Morris died when his truck rolled at milepost 24 on Highway ...

03 July 2015

First look into new Naumes Crush and Fermentation Facility

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

MEDFORD, ORE. -- Naumes, a Rogue Valley company known for growing pears for more than a century is breaking into the wine business with a new crush and fermentation facility. Naumes wine maker Chri ...

02 July 2015

Jackson Co. issues $600 citation to non-compliant dispensary

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Jackson County, Ore. -- A dispensary in Jackson County is currently operating without a necessary land use permit and now they're paying for it. On Tuesday, Jackson County Code Enforcement officials ...

02 July 2015

Sizzling temperatures for one of the hottest days of the year

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

MEDFORD, ORE. -- Temperatures were soaring Thursday. It seemed to be the only people outside were those who had to be. Chuck Collins, with Medford Parks and Recreation knows a thing for two about w ...

02 July 2015

Yreka homicide investigation

Written by Taelor Rian, Posted in Local

Yreka, Ca. --  A normally quiet residential street in Yreka, California is now riddled with police tape.  Yreka Police say a house on the 100 block of Howard Street where 34 year old Erika Lemer ...

02 July 2015

Owner of 98 seized cats files lawsuits against Klamath County

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Chiloquin, Ore. - A Chiloquin man who had nearly 100 cats seized from his property has now filed 3 federal lawsuits against Klamath County. Klamath County Animal Control seized 98 cats from John Tod ...

01 July 2015

Officer-involved shooting leaves homicide suspect dead

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Josephine County, Ore -- Update 7/2/2015 11:25 a.m. NBC5 News has learned from the Yreka Police Department that the officer-involved shooting that occurred along Interstate 5 at milepost 72.5 northb ...

01 July 2015

Questions abound amid marijuana legalization

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Medford, Ore. -- Marijuana is now legal in Oregon, but there are many people who still have questions about what they can and can't do.  NBC5 News asked people what questions they still have about ...

01 July 2015

Stephanie Warner missing since 2013, boyfriend named suspect

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ruch, Ore.--  This weekend marks two years since the disappearance of Stephanie Warner from Ruch.  Ever since Warner went missing in 2013 an exhaustive search hasn't brought police and loved ones ...

01 July 2015

How marijuana affects youth

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- It's day one of recreational marijuana legalization in Oregon, but while it's still illegal for anyone under the age of 21 to use marijuana health experts worry about how the new la ...