22 July 2013

No State or Federal Regulations on Carnival Rides in Oregon

Posted in Local

Here in Oregon, there's no state or federal agency responsible for enforcing the safety of amusement park rides. NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen has more.

22 July 2013

The High Cost of Fighting the Pacifica Fire

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Flames leaped right up against Sarah Gabriel's home near Williams. "It doesn't get any closer than this...I don't even know how to describe how the house is still here," she said. The fire engulfed ...

22 July 2013

Cars Going Into Upper Klamath Lake

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Cars keep going into Upper Klamath Lake along a tricky section of Highway 140...but fixing the problem could be even trickier. This two mile section of Highway 140 at the base of Doak Mountain threa ...

22 July 2013

Southern Oregon In Extreme Fire Danger

Posted in Regional

As of this morning, the fire danger level has risen from high to extreme for Southern Oregonians. Officials with the Oregon Department of Forestry say this is one of the most active seasons in recen ...

22 July 2013

89 Dead in China Quake, Another 600 Injured

Posted in U.S. & World News

Officials say 89 people have been killed, and nearly 600 hurt by an earthquake in China's Gansu Province Monday morning at around 7:45 a.m. local time.The U.S. Geological Survey measured the earthqu ...

22 July 2013

New City Manager For Phoenix

Posted in Local

The new city manager of Phoenix takes office on Monday.Steve Dahl, the former Economic Coordinator for Grants Pass, was selected from 20 applicants for the position, and will be re-locating to the P ...

21 July 2013

Bringing The Latino Community & Medford PD Together

Posted in Local

A new survey is expected to come out this fall in hopes of breaking the cultural gap between the 12% population of Latinos in Medford and the police department. Oregon Health Sciences University is ...

21 July 2013

TSA Plans To Expand Faster Screenings But At A Price

Posted in U.S. & World News

If you are heading to the airport anytime soon, the Transportation Security Administration say they are going to expand a speedier screening process for a fee of $85. The fee would cover 5 years ...

21 July 2013

Mopping Up The Pacifica Fire

Posted in Local

Fire crews say they are making tremendous progress on the Pacifica Fire. Officials with the Oregon State Fire Marshal say that a number of strike teams from across the state have demobilized and re ...

20 July 2013

Pacifica Fire Update

Posted in Local

One day later, 500 acres consumed, and  crews are still  working hard to put out the Pacifica fire in Williams... NBC-5's Roma Villavicencio traveled behind the fire lines and got a glimpse of the ...