19 July 2013

Campfire Safety

Posted in Local

A potential fire starter this fire season...campfires. A few simple reminders can help lower the risk: First, find out where campfires are allowed before you burn. Second, establish a solid base by ...

19 July 2013

Oregon State Marine Board To Use Rogue River for Training

Posted in Local

Starting Monday, July 22, the Rogue River will become a classroom for the Oregon State Marine Board's boating school.Dozens of law enforcement officers, firefighters, and instructors will train on w ...

19 July 2013

Numerous Bear Sightings in Ashland's Lithia Park

Posted in Local

Park officials in Ashland are issuing a warning, following numerous bear sightings in Lithia park.They say a young black bear has been spotted at least three times in the last week.If you encounter ...

19 July 2013

Medford Police Investigate Homeless Man's Death

Posted in Local

Medford Police are investigating the death of a homeless man. Police say the man's body was found along the Bear Creek Greenway near Spencer and 12th streets, around 2 A.M. Friday morning. Official ...

18 July 2013

Three Fires In The Merlin Area

Posted in Local

 Donna Sturley hoses down  her grass, because that's all she can do.  "I've just got to prepare when it comes it comes fast  prepare for the worst." At around 2:30 this afternoon she and other n ...

18 July 2013

3rd Body Found Near Yreka Creek

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

The small quiet town of Yreka, California isn't so quiet anymore. A third body was found late Wednesday near Yreka Creek, making it the third body found since November and the second this month. ...

18 July 2013

Police Warning People: "Stay out of the Yreka Creek"

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

60-year-old Tim Moore has been homeless for the last 2.5 years and lately, he's not getting much sleep. "I haven't slept good since this started. I get three hours of sleep, wake up in the middle of ...

18 July 2013

What Do You Do?

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

We know how hot it can get in a parked car in even moderate temperatures, but what if you see a pet in distress in a car in 100-degree temps? NBC-5's Craig Smullin asked Medford Police that very que ...

18 July 2013

Howard Prairie Lake

Posted in Tank Of Gas Getaway 2013

With another hot weekend in store, heading towards the water, probably a wise move. Oregon has quite a few mountain lakes to cool off in, but in this week's Tank of Gas Getaway, we are headed to How ...

18 July 2013

The Coolest Job In Town

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

With temperatures rising into triple digits, many are trying to find ways to keep cool...but here's one job that might help you to appreciate a heat wave. Mark Duffus has the coolest job in town...i ...