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04 July 2015

Earthquake hits east of Eugene

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MEDFORD, ORE. -  A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck about 9 miles ENE of Springfield at 8:42 Saturday morning. The quake was not strong enough to produce any reported damage. 

03 July 2015

Ashland Preps Early for Fourth of July Parade

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Hundreds of people are expected to flock to Ashland for the annual Fourth of July Parade. This year's theme is 'Be Active, Be Healthy.'  The Carter-Fortmiller House has invited a large number of fa ...

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 ...