21 July 2014

ODF fire lookouts watch for lightning and thunderstorms

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Weather

Soda Mountain, Ore. -- The threat for thunderstorms has fire crews across Southern Oregon relying on lookouts in remote areas. They're perched in higher elevations to report any lightning-caused fir ...

21 July 2014

Suspicious fire in downtown Medford

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Police are investigating whether or not another suspicious fire in downtown Medford is the work of a serial arsonist. Medford firefighters responded to the house fire in an alleyway ...

21 July 2014

Klamath Falls - a tale of two cities

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - What is the population of Klamath Falls?  That simple question doesn't have a simple answer...but it could have a big impact on the future of Klamath Falls. The population que ...

21 July 2014

ODFW urging public to not take in baby deer

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- This summer, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is running into a big problem: people picking up, what they believe, are abandoned fawns. NBC5's Jennifer Elliott explains why OD ...

21 July 2014

Buzzard Complex Fire

Posted in Regional, Weather

Central Ore. -- The largest wildfire burning in Oregon right now has scorched more than 395,000 acres. The Buzzard Complex is burning about 45 miles northeast of Burns, in Central Oregon. According ...

21 July 2014

Drone flies over Washington wildfire

Posted in Regional

Pateros, Wash. -- Nearly two dozen wildfires have destroyed homes and burned nearly a million acres across the Pacific Northwest. This video from a remote-controlled aerial vehicle shows the damage ...

20 July 2014

Former Governor Vic Atiyeh passes away

Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Portland, Ore. -- Former Oregon Governor Vic Atiyeh has died. The former governor died at 8:15 p.m. Sunday at Portland's Providence St. Vincent Medical Center from complications from renal failure. ...

20 July 2014

Jackson County wraps up fair

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore. -- Sunday marked the last day of the Jackson County fair. Jackson County Expo Manager Dave Kollermeier said despite the heat there was an increase in attendance this year. The in ...

20 July 2014

Mother jailed after trying to ram husband and kids off the road

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- A Washington state woman is in the Josephine County jail after a domestic disturbance became mobile. Grants Pass officers said it happened around 6:00 Saturday night after Brand ...

20 July 2014

Fire damages home near downtown Medford

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford man has a warning for other homeowners after nearly losing his house in a fire Sunday morning. Larry McCoy said his daughter woke him up after she smelled smoke coming fro ...