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22 August 2014

Car crashes into College of Cosmetology

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Shortly before midnight, a vehicle crashed into the College of Cosmetology building on East Main Street in Klamath Falls.   The Klamath Falls Police Department says when off ...

21 August 2014

NBC 5 News staffers accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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Medford, Ore. -- NBC 5's Weekend Anchor and Reporter Kyle Aevermann nominated NBC 5's 5pm Anchor and Reporter Christine Pitawanich, Reporter Roma Villavicencio and Video Editor Adam Robertson to do ...

21 August 2014

Talent medical marijuana dispensary says business is growing

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Talent, Ore. -- Months after opening to the public, local medical marijuana dispensaries are getting a clearer picture of their new industry.  Green Valley Wellness in Talent says business has been ...

21 August 2014

Ashland Police using bait bikes to catch thieves

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Ashland, Ore. -- Ashland Police are using new technology to put bike thieves behind bars. The police department is equipping 'bait' bikes with GPS trackers to help officers track and apprehend bike ...

21 August 2014

Medford Police trained on picking locks

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Medford, Ore. -- A skill usually reserved for criminals is helping Medford Police better serve the public. MPD says 13 of their officers have been trained in lock picking techniques. The techniques ...

21 August 2014

Missing Ashland woman found safe

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Update (8/26) Ashland, Ore. --- Ashland police say 28 year old Cassandra Barondeau's has been found safe. Police say Barondeau's sister was concerned because she hadn't heard from her in ten days ...

21 August 2014

Grants Pass man arrested on multiple sexual abuse charges

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- 29 year old Nathaniel Scott from Grants Pass has been arrested and is accused of sexually abusing a 12 year old girl. Oregon State Police says Thatcher was arrested on Thursda ...

21 August 2014

Veteran calls dismissed lawsuit a win-win

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  Weeks after a federal lawsuit is filed against the Veteran Affairs Clinic in White City. it was dismissed in court Thursday. The case was the result of a new policy that limited t ...

21 August 2014

Small businesses struggle with online competition

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Local mom and pop shops are finding it increasingly difficult to compete with online retailers and bog box stores. "I'm tired of people bar code reading us with their Iphones" Sheff ...

20 August 2014

Josephine County Sheriff's Office training new deputies

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore.-- Josephine County Sheriff Gil Gilbertson said his deputies couldn't get to 26  911 calls Wednesday. And said they usually can't another day when the average number of calls is 3 ...