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Military mortar discovered in donation box

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore.– While it’s always nice to pass on unused items to others, some things shouldn’t be shared. That was the case yesterday when a local thrift store received quite the shock. The Senior Thrift Store in Cave Junction was evacuated …

Redding elementary school evacuated

REDDING, Calif. – A Northern California elementary school was evacuated due to a suspicious device found at a residence next to the school. According to the Redding Police Department, parents of Buckeye Elementary School students were instructed to pick up their children …

Bomb squad responds to Grants Pass neighborhood

Grants Pass, Ore. – Police are telling citizens to be careful around suspicious packages after an object left on someone’s front porch prompted a bomb squad response. Police said they were dispatched to the 1300 block of Southeast Golden Park in Grants …

Only on NBC5 News: Inside the OSP Explosives Unit

White City, Ore. — Whether its disposing of commercial explosives or investigating a suspicious package, when there’s a potentially dangerous device the Oregon State Police Explosives Unit is called. NBC5 News recently got a rare look at the tools and training our state’s bomb …