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 ...

19 July 2013

Beating the Heat and Staying Safe

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Get ready for the heat, because it's already here and will be staying through the weekend. Dr. Mona Mcardle said people will need to hydrate up. "We need to drink a lot more water than we think," sh ...

19 July 2013

Bull Riding at the Jackson County Fair

Posted in Joe's Journal

A new edition to the fair this year and here is a hint... they're two thousand pounds and they don't like cowboys very much.  We're talking about bulls and the Challenge of Champions, Bulll Riding ...

19 July 2013

Developing: Wildfire In Williams Burns 500 Acres And Forces Evacuations

Posted in Local

Update (7/19/13 11:24pm): Officials tell us that all evacuation orders have been lifted. Update (7/19/13 8:41pm): Josephine County Rural/Metro Fire Department says the fire is 75% trailed, meanin ...

19 July 2013

Pacific Power, Klamath Falls Utility Battle Heating Up

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A Klamath Falls study on developing an electrical utility district is facing strong resistance from Pacific Power...as a 40 thousand dollar feasibility study nears completion. Mayor Todd Kellstrom t ...