03 January 2014

Medford Police: Car Thefts on the Rise

Posted in Local

Car thefts are on the rise in Medford, this according to police. Officers say they responded to 27 reports of stolen vehicles in December. That's nearly double October and November's numbers, at 16 ...

03 January 2014

Non Essential Emergency Room Visits Increase Exponentially

Hospitals and health officials around the nation should be prepared for an increase in emergency room visits as new health care laws kick in. A new study, published by the Journal of Science, found ...

02 January 2014

New law: Oregon teens bypass DMV driving test with driving school

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Teens still need to pass a test, but they can do it with a certified instructor and 100 driving hours under their belt. NBC 5's Roma Villavicencio files this report.

02 January 2014

Eureka Priest Found Murdered, Suspect In Custody

Posted in Regional

(KIEM) A murder investigation is underway in Eureka, California as the community learns about the death of Rev. Eric Freed of St. Bernard's Catholic Church. Eureka's Police Chief Any Mills said th ...

02 January 2014

Trapped!!

Posted in U.S. & World News

(KSL) An 11-year-old was bruised, distressed but OK after being stuck inside a washing machine for about 90 minutes. The Utah girl was playing hide-and-seek with her cousins when she found what she ...

02 January 2014

Ashland City Shelter Rules on Minors

Posted in Local

With night-time temperatures hovering at or below freezing, area shelters are filling up quickly. But one Rogue Valley city bans children from shelters, leaving some families in a tough spot. NBC 5' ...

02 January 2014

Old Stone Building Targeted For Demolition

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

One of the oldest commercial buildings on Main Street in Klamath Falls is targeted for demolition. This kitty is currently the only occupant of the Melhase Building, which was built in 1905 at a cos ...

02 January 2014

Options For Homeless Increase In Ashland

Posted in Local

A new warming center for Ashland's homeless community is now open during the *daytime.* Trinity Episcopal Church is opening their doors on Fridays from 10 am to noon.  They're located at 44 North ...

02 January 2014

2013 Breaks Record For Rainfall Lows

2013 broke many records in the weather--including the driest calendar year on record for Medford. Medford recorded only 8.99 inches of rain in 2013; shattering the old record of 10.43 inches set in ...

01 January 2014

1st Day of Recreational Marijuana Use in Colorado Turning Heads in Oregon

Posted in Regional

The new year always brings new laws and in Colorado you can now buy marijuana and use it recreationally. Marijuana has been legalized in Washington and Colorado, but Wednesday was the first day folk ...