03 January 2013

New Year, New Life for Once Ailing Southern Oregon Humane Society

Posted in Local

A shelter on its last leg after more than 84 years of being a lifeline to tens of thousands of homeless animals in Jackson County has a new lease on life.  With the new year comes a new outlook for ...

03 January 2013

Hypothermia Death Propels Ashland Warming Shelter

Written by Travis Koch

A homeless man died from extremely cold nighttime temperatures near downtown Medford. In response, a called for action among organizers and Ashland city council members came up with way to serve peo ...

03 January 2013

33 DHS Tires Slashed

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

Medford Police are investigating the vandalism of 33 Department of Human Services vehicles... after someone slashed the car's tires sometime around New Year's Eve. And as NBC-5's Craig Smullin repor ...

03 January 2013

Tobacco-Free 2013

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Whether it's due to a New Year's resolution, or new laws banning tobacco use on Oregon state property, many Oregonians are trying to kick the tobacco habit. Klamath County Senior Community Health Nu ...

03 January 2013

10,000 Oregonians Maybe Eligible For Foreclosed Settlement Payment

Posted in Local

Oregonian's whose homes were foreclosed on maybe eligible for a nationwide settlement but time is running out! $1.5 billion was set aside for homeowners who were foreclosed on from 2008 and 2011, ...

03 January 2013

113th Congress To Be Sworn In Thursday

Posted in U.S. & World News, Politics

With the fiscal cliff behind them for now, Congress is moving onto a new fight with a new team. The 113th Congress will be sworn in Thursday afternoon. There are 56 new Democrats, 38 new Republicans ...

03 January 2013

Incredible Shrinking Woman: Medford Woman's Fitness Journey Through Dance

Posted in Local

Many of us made New Years resolutions for 2013.  And one of the most common every year is to shed some extra pounds and get in shape.  NBC5's Laura Cavanaugh reports on one woman's inspirational j ...

02 January 2013

GMO Free Jackson County Files 6700 Signatures

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

GMO Free Jackson County filed more than 6 thousand signatures requesting a measure to be placed on the May ballot for voters in 2014.

02 January 2013

CW Smith

Today was the final board meeting  for Jackson County Commissioner Dennis CW Smith.  Smith is ending an 8 year run as a commissioner, but also a 39 year career in public service.

02 January 2013

2013 Means Smaller Paychecks for Most

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

A compromise on the fiscal cliff may have been reached, but your payroll taxes won't be going down, or staying the same...they're going up. It looks like everyone's paycheck will be looking a little ...