Politics

04 November 2014

Decision 2014: Mid-term elections coverage

Posted in Politics

Rely on NBC5 News for the latest information on the November 2014 mid-term elections coverage. This page will be updated throughout the evening on November 4th, 2014. This page has been moved. You ...

02 November 2014

Election drop box locations

Posted in Politics, Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- The midterm elections are on Tuesday.  Oregon voters have until 8pm on Tuesday to turn in their ballots to any of the 24 hour drop box locations, located nearest them. Election off ...

29 October 2014

Measure 92 battle heats up

Posted in Politics, Local, Regional

Ore. --- With less than a week until election day the battle on Measure 92 heats up.If Measure 92 passes it would require all genetically modified foods to be labeled as such, a new ad from the "No ...

29 October 2014

Polls show Measures 91 and 92 face more opposition

Posted in Politics

Ore. --- The latest polls show tight races on legalizing marijuana and labeling GMO’s, but this time with more opposition to both measures.The Oregonian and KGW conducted the marijuana poll Sunday ...

27 October 2014

Election drop site locations open today

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. --- If you don't want to mail in your ballot you're in luck, drop site locations opened today.Remember, ballots must be received at the Jackson County elections office or in an officia ...

24 October 2014

Election ballots returning to Jackson County Clerk's office already

Posted in Politics

Ore. --- Jackson County elections officials are already reporting a 10% return on ballots for the November election.Jackson County Clerk Chris Walker says it's one that has people interested, ''Ever ...

23 October 2014

Richardson requests investigation into Gov. Kitzhaber & first lady

Written by Kyle Aevermann, Joe Camarlinghi, Posted in Politics, Local

Portland, Ore. -- Dennis Richardson, the republican gubernatorial candidate for Oregon, is calling for a federal investigation into incumbent Governor John Kitzhaber's conduct. It all stems from all ...

23 October 2014

Community members discuss November's ballot

Posted in Politics, Local

Ore. --- Community members gathered to discuss several measures that will be on this November’s ballot.The discussion at the Medford library Wednesday night focused on three specific measures, Mea ...

22 October 2014

Watch: Bates vs. Dotterrer candidate forum

Posted in Politics, Local

Medford, Ore. -- KOBI-TV/NBC 5 and KOTI-TV/NBC 2 will exclusively host and broadcast  a Candidates Forum featuring State Senator Dr. Alan Bates (D) and challenger Colonel  Dave Dotterrer (R) on ...

20 October 2014

Watch: Gubernatorial Debate

Posted in Politics

KOBI-TV/NBC5 is proud to announce that we are setting up to host a key debate this upcoming election season. Governor John Kitzhaber and challenger Dennis Richardson have both accepted our request ...