04 May 2013

Global Cannabis Day

Posted in Local

Today thousands of people at more than 240 rallies around the world came out for "Global Cannabis Day."  In fact, right here in Medford, nearly 200 people marched and rallied in Alba Park this afte ...

04 May 2013

Southern Oregon Home Sales Increasing

Posted in Local

If you are in the market to sell your home, now maybe the time. According to local real estate experts, home sales in Southern Oregon are drastically increasing. And to add to the good news, homes a ...

03 May 2013

Unemployment Rates at Four Year Lows

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local

April's job numbers busted four year lows... and the stock market responded with a robust day of trading. The question: is the national trend happening here... and if it's here to stay?NBC 5's Jenni ...

03 May 2013

Shoebox Recycling Challenge Part 5

Posted in Local

You've watched NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen all week to see if she could reduce her garbage for a whole week down to a shoebox. Was she able to do it? We find out.         

03 May 2013

Talent Man and Theraputic Dog Seek Help For Home

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted in Local

After battling stage three bladder cancer and being struck by a drunk driver, Richard Lyons has been on disability for several years. At the end of 2012 Lyons adopted a therapeutic dog. "She came ov ...

03 May 2013

Fire Season Preperations

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

With the possibility of thunderstorms in the forecast for the weekend... fire crews are busy. As NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports, they're ramping up, for the potential beginning of what could be a lon ...

03 May 2013

Former ROTC Instructor Pleads 'Guilty' To Sex Charges

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A former ROTC instructor at a high school in Klamath Falls is headed to prison for two years for sexually abusing one of his female students. 64 year old Kenneth Gardner entered his plea as the vict ...

03 May 2013

April Adds 165,000 Jobs, Unemployment Rate Falls

Posted in Economy

The April jobs report has just been released.165,000 jobs were created last month, well above analyst's expectations of 100,000.Meanwhile, the unemployment rate fell to 7.5%.That's the lowest it's b ...

02 May 2013

Rough and Ready Lumber Mill Forced To Close, What's Next For Laid-Off Employees?

Posted in Local

A devastating loss for Southern Oregon The last saw mill in Josephine County is forced to close up shop.      taking 88 jobs with them.  But for the first time last night, Rough and Ready Lumber ...

02 May 2013

Shoebox Recycling Challenge Part 4

Posted in Local

A shoebox. Do you think you could reduce all of your trash for a week down to one? NBC 5's RaeAnn Christensen is trying to do it. Let's see how she's doing.