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26 January 2015

Providence Medford enact visitor restrictions to protect patients from flu

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. --- In the midst of flu season Providence Medford Medical Center is setting restrictions on visitors to protect vulnerable patients from catching the virus. Some of these restrictions ...

26 January 2015

Locals trying to raise awareness on dangers of sex trafficking

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Medford, Ore. --- Experts on child sex trafficking met in Medford Sunday to talk with concerned citizens. Dozens of people attended the forum at the United Congregation of Christ church in Medford. ...

26 January 2015

2015 Super Bowl fun facts

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Don't miss the Seattle Seahawks take on the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, February 1st right here on NBC5!

26 January 2015

Truck runs over trees before crashing into brick wall

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Medford, Ore. -- A truck knocks over several trees on E. McAndrews Road, before hitting a brick wall. Medford Police say at around 2:00 a.m. Monday morning, a white truck was going west down E. McA ...

25 January 2015

Man sent to the hospital after being hit in the face with a glass object

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- A man is in jail after  police said he threw a glass object at another man, sending him to the hospital. Sergeant Bob Smith with the Ashland Police Department said officers respond ...

25 January 2015

DEQ to pull permit from Mountain View Paving

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SALEM, ORE. -- The Department of Environmental Quality has confirmed with NBC5 that they will be sending Mountain View Paving a notice that their permit is not valid at its current location. The Tal ...

25 January 2015

US Coast Guard searching for man who fell off capsized boat

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PORT ORFORD, ORE. -- The US Coast Guard is on the search for a man who fell off a capsized boat along the Oregon coast. The incident happened around 1:45 Sunday afternoon near Paradise Point in Port ...

24 January 2015

Klamath National Forest to discuss recovery efforts from wildfires

Posted in Local, Regional, Economy

YREKA, CAL. --  The Klamath National Forest announced Saturday that they will host several community forums about the restoration process of burned areas in wildfires. Officials will begin to hold ...

24 January 2015

Ducks fan petitions to retire Mariota's jersey

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford native and die-hard Ducks fan is doing everything he can to honor Quarterback Marcus Mariota's legend. Carl Franklin lives in North Carolina now but he said he'll never st ...

24 January 2015

Drunk driver causes power outage for hundreds of residents

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Central Point, Ore. -- Hundreds of residents in Medford and Central Point experienced power outages this morning after police say a drunk driver slammed his car into a power pole. Central point Poli ...