03 October 2012

Watch the First Presidential Debate Wednesday Night on NBC 5

Posted in National & World News

The first face-to-face meeting between the Presidential candidates happens Wednesday night.  President Barack Obama will square off against Republican challenger Mitt Romney at the university of De ...

03 October 2012

Voter Registration Deadline Approaching

Posted in Local

Time is running out for those who have yet to register to vote in the state of Oregon. As of Wednesday morning, first time voters in Oregon have until October 16, 2012 to register. If you are curr ...

03 October 2012

Ryleigh's Story: A Daughter's Fight For Life After Debilitating Asthma Attack

Posted in Local

A debilitating asthma attack leaves a little five-year-old Medford girl fighting for her life and her family struggling to make ends meet.  NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh files this exclusive report. UPDAT ...

02 October 2012

Woman Speaks Out About Abuse

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Kori Waterman is tonight, living in fear. "He took me by the back of my head and slammed by head on the floor," she said. "At one point I tried to fight back and he [...] started choking me [...] I ...

02 October 2012

Second Language Classes Fall Short

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

A report released by the Oregon Department of Education shows students who study English as a second language are not getting through the system.

02 October 2012

Economic Positivity

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

October bringing with it good economic news... home and auto sales are both up... and retailers are expecting a big holiday shopping season. NBC-5's Craig Smullin reports.   

02 October 2012

Local Schools Miss State English Language Target

Posted in Local

English Language learning students in Oregon are making strides, but are still failing to meet state requirements. Over 350 of Jackson County's 2,000 english language learning students were deemed p ...

02 October 2012

Peanut Butter Recall Expands To Peanut Based Products

Posted in National & World News

Officials at New Mexico based company Sunland have issued a peanut product recall for more than 70 products they sell at a number of retailers. Last week the company recalled Trader Joe's Valencia ...

02 October 2012

Ashland Utility Rate Increase on the Table at Tonight's City Council Meeting

Posted in Local

The Ashland City Council will be busy at Tuesday night's meeting. On the agenda: A 10 percent storm drain increase, and a 5 percent transportation utility increase. If passed, the increased fees wo ...

02 October 2012

Search Is On For Missing Douglas County Man

Posted in Local

Officials with the Douglas county Sheriff’s office are searching for a man who was reported missing late last week. Search and rescue teams from both Douglas and Lane county are searching for Royc ...