10 December 2013

UPDATE: Train Hits Car, Killing Two South Of Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Two people are dead, and one man injured after a freight train slammed into an SUV at a crossing south of Klamath Falls this morning. The accident happened just before 11 a.m. at a railroad crossing ...

10 December 2013

Working Parents Turn to YMCA for Child Care Help

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

No school for the 3rd day in a row is now starting to stretch parents' pocketbooks. Many moms and dads are being forced to stay home or pay for child care. The Medford YMCA said they've seen a big i ...

09 December 2013

Medford Sands Icy Roads But With No Plows in Sight

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

If you haven't seen plows around in the City of Medford, it's because the city doesn't have them. On some of Medford's roads, the icy conditions are prompting people like Dean Crandall to stay indoo ...

09 December 2013

Icy Roads Sticking Around in Ashland

Posted in Local

Cars abandoned on the side of the road. Some after running into each, others because the going got too tough. And days after the storm it's still white out conditions on most of the streets."I have ...

09 December 2013

Driving Safety In Icy Conditions

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

It started off with just snow, but as temperatures dropped, the number of car accidents around jackson county began to rise. The icy roadways are to blame for a lot of accidents over the weekend. In ...

09 December 2013

Klamath Falls Facing Bitter Cold, 'Red' Burn Advisories

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

It was 15 degrees below zero this morning in Klamath Falls...But wood stove use is not allowed due to poor air quality. Hazy conditions from wood stove smoke are resulting in unhealthy conditions fo ...

07 December 2013

Roads Remain Slick

Posted in Local

The Oregon Department of Transportation has been working all day to keep area roads safe throughout Jackson and Josephine counties. Over 20 plows, sanders, and de-icers were clearing the streets of ...

07 December 2013

Tips for Driving in the Snow

Posted in Local

Now even though you may have chains and snow tires on your cars, the roads are still wet and slick. Jackson County dispatch has received calls of more than 60 cars accidents in the past 24 hours alo ...

06 December 2013

Snow Storm Leaves Icy Roads In Jackson County

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Friday's snow storm caused at least 100 accidents in Jackson County and left behind slick roads. NBC 5's Roma Villavicencio files this report.

06 December 2013

First snow hits the Valley floors

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

Hear that? That's the sound of the first snow falling on dried leaves. But it also means it's the season for this sound: "BEEP, BEEP"While the fresh powder is beautiful it can also be deadly. That's ...