Articles tagged with: Oregon

13 July 2015

Fatal trailer fire under investigation

Posted in Regional

Norway, Ore. --- A couple is dead after a trailer fire near Norway between Myrtle Point and Coquille.Officials say the fire Friday, July 10th, killed 64-year-olds Judith and William Bitner. Official ...

13 July 2015

Fatal drowning at Rockaway Beach

Posted in Regional

Rockaway Beach, Ore. --- A man has died after being caught in a rip tide at Rockaway Beach. The 35-year-old was swimming with his brother about 3:00 on Friday, July 10th, when he drowned. The Coast ...

13 July 2015

Sky Lakes raises minimum wage

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- One of Klamath Falls' largest employers has raised their minimum wage.Workers at Sky Lakes Medical Center that had been making $9.25 an hour will now be getting $11.06 an hou ...

13 July 2015

Governor Kate Brown expected to sign package of bills today

Posted in Local, Regional

Salem, Ore. --- It will be a busy day in Salem today, July 13th, for Oregon Governor Kate Brown.The Governor is expected to sign a package of bills.Senate Bill 4-54 will expand access to sick time f ...

13 July 2015

Ashland issuing test on Hosler Dam warning sirens today

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- Don’t worry if you hear the Hosler Dam warning sirens today, July 13th.The City of Ashland will be conducting its quarterly test at noon on Monday.After the 15 seconds of the sir ...

13 July 2015

Army Corp of engineers warn boaters of low lake levels

Posted in Local

Ore. --- The Army Corp of Engineers, who monitor many of the local lake levels, warns that water levels at Lost Creek Lake are low enough that boaters should use caution, there are places they could ...

13 July 2015

Grants Pass man arrested after breaking into child daycare center at RCC

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. --- A Grants Pass man is in jail after police say he broke into the child daycare center at Rogue Community College.According to the Josephine County Sheriff's Office 28-year-old K ...

10 July 2015

Lightning sparks 10 small fires in Jackson and Josephine counties

Posted in Local

Ore. --- Lightning is being blamed for 10 small fires in Jackson and Josephine counties overnight.The Oregon Department of Forestry says the largest fires have only been about a quarter of an acre i ...

10 July 2015

Former Jackson Co. Sheriff's Captain cleared in misconduct investigation

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A former Jackson County Sheriff's Captain has been cleared in a misconduct investigation.NBC5 News first told you that the Department of Public Safety Standards and Training opened ...

10 July 2015

JCSO says they're close to making arrest in Stephanie Warner's disappearance

Posted in Local

Ruch, Ore. --- The Jackson County Sheriff's Office believes it is closer than ever to making an arrest in a missing woman's case. Stephanie Warner from Ruch was last seen walking in the 2013 Ashland ...