03 July 2013

Critical Fire Conditions in Siskiyou County

Posted in Regional

  Critical fire conditions are plaguing Siskiyou County.  The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for the county.  NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen has more on how officials are prep ...

03 July 2013

Stalemate in Salem

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

What has been dubbed a grand bargain doesn't seem to be much of a bargain at all... after the agreement failed in the Oregon Senate. Now lawmakers are heading home for the holiday... with much uncer ...

03 July 2013

Crater Lake National Park Coping With Drought

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Drought conditions in the Klamath Basin are having an impact at Crater Lake National Park. Carol Almer of Saint Helens has visited Crater Lake several times, and this is the driest she's seen it... ...

03 July 2013

Airline Passengers Try To Board Packing Heat

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

The TSA has reported a 30% increase and a steady rise in the number pf passengers who are caught trying to carry loaded firearms through security. Rogue Valley airport officials say while a rare occ ...

03 July 2013

Land Of Umpqua

Posted in Tank Of Gas Getaway 2013

On this 4th of July you may be all about BBQ and fireworks...but what do you do with the rest of the weekend?  Especially if you want to escape the heat.  In this week's Tank of Gas Getaway, Joe C ...

03 July 2013

Early Morning East Medford Fire

Posted in Local

An early morning structure fire brought out  four engines and police to an east medford neighborhood. Around 2:30 Wednesday morning, fire crews were dispatched to a two-story house on Papago Drive ...

02 July 2013

Oregon Employers say Vacant Jobs Hard to Fill

Posted in Economy

      Despite a 7.8 percent unemployment rate, Oregon employers are saying that many jobs are hard to fill.      The Oregon Employment Department wanted to find out why exactly.      ...

02 July 2013

Ruling Gives Klamath County Livestock Some Water

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Livestock in areas of Klamath County hit by a water shut-off won't be going thirsty, thanks to a ruling made Monday in Salem...the ruling could also provide some relief for Crater Lake National Park ...

02 July 2013

Oregon Bans "Dinotefuran" Pesticides After History Bee-Kill

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

The Oregon Agriculture Department has put an immediate ban on 18 products that contain "Dinotefuran" following the largest bee-kill in Oregon history. Below is a list of the products they're asking ...

01 July 2013

The Power Grid in Hot Conditions

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

With temperatures rising near and above the 100 degree mark in some areas, power grids are becoming at risk for rolling black outs. Power crews have been working tirelessly all day to make sure ever ...