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25 February 2015

JaCo Mental Health Court to roll out new program

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- On Wednesday, Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Lisa Greif spoke to a group of Jackson County Bar Association lawyers as well as others who work in the field. She talked about a n ...

25 February 2015

Study: Marijuana much safer than alcohol

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore -- Are you more likely to overdose on alcohol than heroine?  A new international study suggests some legal substances could be more deadly than illegal ones, and marijuana may be safer ...

25 February 2015

Sex trafficking survivor brings awareness to local high school

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Rebecca Bender said her life's mission is clear. The Grants Pass woman spent six years living a nightmare. When she was 18 she was sold into sex trafficking by a man who pretended to be her boyfrien ...

25 February 2015

Phoenix man accused of animal abuse pleads guilty

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Phoenix, Ore. --- Today a man accused of animal abuse pleaded guilty to shooting a cat with a bow and arrow.25-year-old Cody Daigneault pleaded guilty to animal abuse in the first degree, that charg ...

25 February 2015

Grants Pass resident in critical condition after being hit by car

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Grants Pass, Ore. --- A Grants Pass man is in critical condition after being hit by a car. The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety says 43-year-old Chris Addington was crossing Rogue River Highw ...

25 February 2015

UPDATE: Missing cabin in Klamath County has been found

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Update (4:55pm 2/26/2015): Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office says the stolen home has been found but it's still unclear just who owns it. The log cabin was moved about a h ...

25 February 2015

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile is in town this week

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Southern Ore. -- The Wienermobile is rolling its buns into Southern Oregon this week. The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile will be in Roseburg today at Sherms Thunderbird and it will be in Medford on Thurs ...

25 February 2015

Central Point man in medically induced coma after trailer fire

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Central Point, Ore. -- We're learning more about a Central Point man whose home was destroyed by fire, with him trapped inside. The family of Justin Berlandi tells NBC5 News that up to 25 percent of ...

24 February 2015

Hollywood immortalizes story of Medford resident

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.-- Two time Olympic wrestling champion, Mark Schultz experienced a night like no other at the Oscars on Sunday. It's the Medford resident's very own story that got him there. In 1997 Sc ...

24 February 2015

Four county burglary ring investigation continues

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Police in Klamath Falls are still sorting through guns, Native American artifacts, and much more suspected stolen property seized in connection with a burglary ring that covere ...