02 August 2012

Children In Poverty Level Increasing

Posted in Local

Oregon families are struggling more than almost any other state in the entire nation, as we sink to the bottom 10 in family economic stability.The Casey Foundation uses four measurements, and in all ...

02 August 2012

Oregon Parks

Posted in Tank Of Gas Getaway 2012

In Southern Oregon, you don't have to travel too far...to get away.   That's the theme for this week's Tank of Gas Getaway.  NBC Five's Joe Camarlinghi helps find that escape.

02 August 2012

Trial By Jury

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

There were 32 cases scheduled to go before juries in Klamath County on Wednesday... None of those jury trials took place. But, the situation isn't all that unusual... Judge Roxanne Osborne says sche ...

02 August 2012

Jackson County Fair Was A Success

Posted in Local

Officials with the Jackson County Fair say this year's fair was a success.The fair set a new attendance record as well as a record amount of money spent on games and rides. Officials believe the rec ...

02 August 2012

Medford City Councilman Not Running For Re-Election

Posted in Local

Medford City Councilman Greg Jones has announced he will not run for re-election in this upcoming November election. Jones is stepping down after 8 years of service on the board. Jones says that the ...

01 August 2012

Rogue Valley Olympian By Way of Barcelona and Bulgaria

Posted in Local, Sports

The U.S. men went for gold in gymnastics Wednesday.  TonightNBC5's Laura Cavanaugh brings us the unique story of a Rogue Valley man who has walked in their shoes.  Former Olympic gymnast, Ilian Al ...

01 August 2012

Update: Salt Creek Wildfire Estimated At 900 Acres

Posted in Local

Update 8:55am Aug. 3, 2012: As of 10pm on August 2, evacuations on the west side of the fire have been lifted. All southbound lanes of Interstate 5 are now open. The fire is 30 percent contained and ...

01 August 2012

Anderson Butte Fire

Posted in Local

Crews are on the scene of an approximately 6 acre fire off Anderson Butte Road. The fire is currently contained. Crews will be working throughout the night to keep it under control. NBC 5s Larry Mil ...

01 August 2012

More Preventative Healthcare for Women Covered by Insurance

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Millions of women in America are on track to see more preventative healthcare covered under their insurance. "It would make it a lot easier for single moms like me," said mother, Jessica Camargo. Un ...

01 August 2012

Smithfield's Dubbed Coolest Restaurant (As in Temperature)

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

At a Fourth of July Party the year-old Smithfield's Restaurant decided to put together a party included with a 50 ft slip-n-slide for their customers. That made the list of America’s coolest resta ...