05 June 2013

Planned Closure of Jackson County Libraries

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

It's official. The plan at this point is to close 14 of the 15 libraries in Jackson County unless more funding is found. On a Wednesday afternoon, the Ashland library was bustling. But, the building ...

05 June 2013

Heroin On The Rise

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

It's being called an epidemic... opiate abuse in Jackson County - in particular heroin. NBC-5's Craig Smullin has more on the highly addictive drug that doubles as the most rapidly acting opiate... ...

05 June 2013

Klamath County OSU Extension Service Mulls Funding Options

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

The future of the O.S.U. extension office in Klamath Falls is in jeopardy...and taxpayers may be asked to help provide a financial lifeline. Center Director Willie Riggs believes the O.S.U. Extensio ...

05 June 2013

Reward Offered in Cave Junction Post Office Fire

Posted in Local

Oregon State Police and the United States Postal Inspection need your help finding out who caused a fire at the Cave Junction post office.And they are offering a reward.     A $10,000 reward is ...

05 June 2013

National Foreclosure Settlement Coming to Oregonians

Posted in Local

If you lost your home to foreclosure between January 1, 2008 and December 31, 2011, You'll be receiving a check from the National Mortgage Settlement.Oregonians who lost their homes to foreclosure d ...

05 June 2013

Medford Man Leads Police on Car Chase in Stolen Vehicle

Posted in Local

A Medford man is behind bars, after police say he stole a car, leading three law enforcement agencies on a chase through West Medford.    Officials arrested Robert Pridy around one Wednesday morni ...

05 June 2013

Grants Pass Attempted Kidnapping, Suspect Still On Loose

Posted in Local

A Grants Pass community is on edge tonight after a child comes dangerously close to a potential kidnapper.  NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh has the latest from Grants Pass.   Police say on Monday around 2 ...

04 June 2013

Bradey Shipley Top MLB Draft Prospect

Posted in Sports

     Today he is just a college baseball player who graduated from North Medford High School, but come Thursday, Bradey Shipley could be a multimillionaire. Shipley just finished his junior seas ...

04 June 2013

Evacuation Almost Ordered Due To HazMat Concerns

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Investigators working tonight to determine what caused a former fruit storage plant in Talent to catch fire Monday... sending black smoke into the Rogue Valley sky. As NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports ...

04 June 2013

Biological Opinion Released

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A new federal report suggests that endangered species, and farming may be able to co-exist in the Klamath Basin... It's the first time a biological opinion has focused on the impacts of farming on e ...