13 July 2012

NBC 5 Health Alert: Blue-Green Algae blooming in Jackson Creek

Posted in Local

An NBC 5 Health Alert:  State Officials say Jackson Creek in Central Point is teeming with Blue-Green Algae. They say if water from the creek is consumed, it could make you sick and could be lethal ...

13 July 2012

EMS Drug Shortage

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

A nationwide shortage of certain medications has paramedics turning to expired drugs in emergency situations. NBC-5's Craig Smullin talked to emergency responders here in the Rogue Valley and files ...

13 July 2012

Bugs

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

If you've got a bug problem in your home from the recent warm weather, you're not alone... Geoff Saunders of Diamond Home Improvement says he's seeing a lot of customers with pest control problems. ...

13 July 2012

Update: Dog Who Was Shot Soon To Be Up For Adoption

Posted in Local

A local bulldog who suffered a gunshot wound to the face last month in Rogue River is now enjoying life at a popular animal sanctuary. NBC 5 has learned that Champ may also soon be up for adoption. ...

13 July 2012

ALL NEW: Deboer To Challenge Stromberg For Ashland Mayor

Former Ashland Mayor Alan Deboer says that he is planning to challenge current Mayor John Stromberg in the November election. Deboer says he believes the city is headed in the wrong direction on mu ...

13 July 2012

Oregon Scientist Find Stones From Possible First North American Migrants

Posted in Local

The location of just where the first migrants to North America settled, is being questioned, thanks to a few ancient stones found in south central Oregon. A new report by livescience.com reports t ...

13 July 2012

Fire Officials Raise Wildfire Level To High

Posted in Local

As of midnight, the wildfire danger level across the largest population area in southern Oregon has been raised to high in both Jackson and Josephine counties. The increase in the danger level comes ...

12 July 2012

Medford Police Win Million Dollar Lottery Battle

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Local

After a woman used a stolen credit card to purchase a winning million dollar lottery ticket back in 2005, the money confiscated by police for their investigation has been locked up in a court battle ...

12 July 2012

"Someone's got to stand up to it."

Written by Craig Smullin, Posted in Local

The report detailing the 8-month investigation into Penn State University's handling of the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal is now public. NBC-5's Craig Smullin talks to those on the front lines ba ...

12 July 2012

Mendocino

Posted in Tank Of Gas Getaway 2012

It's the time of year when inland temperatures creep towards the 100 degree mark, which means escaping to the cool of the coast...just makes sense.  NBC Five's Joe Camarlinghi takes us to the C ...