04 August 2014

Smoky skies bring air quality concerns

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- According to the Department of Environmental Quality, air quality levels for much of the Rogue Valley remain at "good" or "moderate." Byron Peterson, a Resource Specialist with the ...

04 August 2014

'Little Deer' fire in Siskiyou County forces shutdown of Highway 97

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Siskiyou County, Cal. - Highway 97 remains closed tonight about 45 miles south of Klamath Falls due to the 'Little Deer' fire. The fire hopped Highway 97 on Sunday, forcing a shutdown of the highway ...

04 August 2014

Charges against suspected Medford arsonist dropped

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Medford Police tell NBC5 News that charges against suspected arsonist Gregory Stabile have been dropped. Police tell NBC5 that a witness misidentified Stabile. The 29-year old Medfo ...

04 August 2014

Updates and new evacuation notices for Oregon Gulch Fire

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- An ominous forecast leaves firefighters battling the Oregon Gulch Fire watching the skies. Fire officials said firefighters were able to use yesterday's cooler weather to their adva ...

04 August 2014

Two arrested in morning traffic stop

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- Two people were arrested Monday morning, after six cop cars assisted in a morning traffic stop. Talent police spotted a stolen truck at about 2:30 in the morning and followed it ont ...

04 August 2014

Mother accused of murdering 2-yr-old daughter is arrested

Posted in Regional

Cannon Beach, Ore. -- A woman from Washington state is in jail, accused of murdering her two-year-old daughter and critically wounding her teenager. Police arrested 40-year-old Jessica Smith on Sund ...

03 August 2014

Man arrested after breaking into home

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Rogue River man is in the Josephine County jail after police say he entered a home, and acted aggressively to the residents. Oregon State Police say Brian Whitton broke into a ...

03 August 2014

Homicide investigation in Cave Junction

Posted in Local

Cave Junction, Ore. -- A Cave Junction man is dead after police say he was shot at, at least once. Oregon State Police, say they were dispatched to a report of a shooting on the 6000 block of Rocky ...

03 August 2014

Homeowner shocked by what's left of home on Copco Road

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Imagine coming home to nothing but ash. For one woman who lived on Copco Road that thought is a reality. Judy Trautman lived in her home for 34 years. She said the home in the woods ...

03 August 2014

US 97 southbound reopened, expect delays

Posted in Regional

Klamath County, Ore. -  (Update 8/3 1:05pm) ODOT has re-opened 1 lane of US 97 south of Klamath Falls to travel in alternating directions controlled by a pilot car following wildfire south of Oreg ...