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19 December 2014

Sherm's donates more than 22,500 pounds of food to Access

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Medford, Ore. --- It’s the season of giving and one local grocery chain is helping to feed thousands of hungry families in Southern Oregon.Today the Olsrud family, who own Sherm’s Thunderbird an ...

19 December 2014

Oregon minimum wage to be raised in 2015

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Ore. --- Minimum wage is going up next year in 21 states and Oregon is one of them.The Employment Policies Institute released the numbers Thursday; Oregon is raising minimum wage from $9.10 an hour ...

18 December 2014

WATCH: Children caroling get kicked out of Klamath Falls Walmart

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Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Children caroling inside the Klamath Falls Walmart say they were kicked out Thursday night and told to leave or police would be called. Parents tell NBC5 News that a group of ...

18 December 2014

Excitement and business brewing as Mt. Ashland prepares to open

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The ski and snowboard season is set to begin this weekend. With Mt. Ashland opening a single chair lift, Sonnet chair Friday morning, and Mt. Shasta to open a number of lifts on Sat ...

18 December 2014

Proposed changes to how Medford pawn shops operate

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- The Medford City Council is considering changing how pawn shops do business in the city. Pawn shop owners aren't happy with one particular change being discussed.  At pawn shops it' ...

18 December 2014

Text message lands JoCo commissioner in hot water

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

GRANTS PASS, ORE. -- Josephine County Commissioner Simon Hare was confronted Wednesday in a county meeting over his personal behavior. The confrontation stemmed from an incident two weeks ago, when ...

18 December 2014

Medford Police urge domestic abuse victims to reach out

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Medford, Ore. -- Knowing where to turn if you're a victim of domestic violence can be difficult. Medford Police say they responded to several domestic disputes this week. They say it's not necessar ...

18 December 2014

Klamath Union High School health clinic proposal

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - The Klamath Falls City School District is taking a 'healthy' approach at improving graduation rates. Klamath Falls City Schools have set an ambitious goal of achieving a 100% g ...

18 December 2014

Where to see the NAIA Championship game

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Here's a list of local places showing the NAIA Championship game: Ashland: Redzone, Oaktree, Northwest Pizza, El Paraiso, Omar's, Great American Pizza, Granite Tap House, Louie's Grants Pass: Wild R ...

18 December 2014

Woman hospitalized after car accident in White City

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White City, Ore. --- A woman was hospitalized following a two-vehicle accident in White City Wednesday evening.You can see the mangled cars in the photo, Oregon State Police say the Sedan was making ...