08 July 2014

Recent drownings prompt experts to urge caution

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Shady Cove, Ore. -- Water is one of the basic essentials for human survival. But the very thing that keeps us alive can also kill us. "The river is misleading it look calm, but once you get in the m ...

08 July 2014

Fire officials on the lookout for lightning

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Fire season is in full swing and there's concern as storms brew in our area. The possibility of lightning, brings a very real threat. Brian Ballou, the Fire Prevention Specialist at ...

08 July 2014

Drought curbs planting of Lithia Park flowers

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Weather

Drought conditions in Ashland have lead to the city and parks department to forgo planting of annual flower beds in Lithia Park. Parks and Recreation Superintendent, Bruce Dickens says, "We just wan ...

07 July 2014

RVTD tax levy needed for weekend and evening bus routes

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore.--  Riding the bus is a daily routine for many in the Rogue Valley. "I like to ride the bus, I mean it's convenient during 105 temperatures, it's nice that there's AC, and it's cheap I ...

07 July 2014

Search for Stephanie Warner: What happened July 4, 2013?

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Ruch, Ore.-- Stephanie Anne Warner disappeared on July 4, 2013. Friends, family, and lae enforcement still searching for answers. In part one of this special report NBC 5 reveals new details about t ...

07 July 2014

Some businesses cashing in on heatwave

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Not everyone is suffering in the heat. As temperatures rise, sales at businesses that market heat-relief are going up too. More people are rushing in to Blackbird Shopping Center in ...

07 July 2014

Grants Pass veteran's trip to inspire other veterans

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Grants Pass veteran is on the trip of a lifetime. He's on an 11,000 mile journey, to inspire veterans suffering from depression & post traumatic stress. "It's an opportuni ...

07 July 2014

Burglars finding new ways to target homes as weather warms up

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Burglars are finding ways to target homes by using the weather to their advantage. As more people leave their windows and doors open it's an open invitation for thieves. "This is t ...

07 July 2014

Missing Washington teen found safe

Posted in Regional

Update (7/9 6:57pm): Our sister station KGW is reporting that Anji Dean from Camas Washington was found safe and sound in Clark County Washington Wednesday afternoon. Camas, Wash. --- (KGW)  Anj ...

06 July 2014

Oregon Department of Forestry gets new chopper

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Forestry is gearing up for what's expected to be a busy fire season. They received their first helicopter Friday morning, contracted out from a local ...