Local

03 October 2014

Sheriff candidate Corey Falls speaks out on campaign

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. --  Jackson County Sheriff candidate Corey Falls is speaking out after challenger and current sheriff Mike Winters announced he will retire at the end of the year. Falls told NBC 5, ...

03 October 2014

Former volunteer Ashland swim coach back in jail

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- 25-year old Camren Mitzel is back in Jackson County Jail charged with online sexual corruption of a child.   Last year former Ashland High School volunteer swim coach Camren Mitzel ...

02 October 2014

Update: Police arrest man in metal pipe assault case

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Central Point, Ore -- At 7am Thursday workers at a convenience store on Front Street in Central Point say a transient, who goes by the name "Monster" stumbled through the doors, bloody and beaten, l ...

02 October 2014

Stand off in Medford ends peacefully

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A four hour standoff near North Medford High School ended peacefully, Thursday afternoon.  Police say a woman barricaded herself inside her home on Grandview Avenue around 11 Thurs ...

02 October 2014

Will Measure 92 impact shoppers?

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --  With the elections less than five weeks away, voters are educating themselves on the upcoming measures.    One of the measures that could effect grocery shoppers is Measure 92. ...

02 October 2014

JaCo Sheriff Winters announces retirement

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters will retire at the end of the year. Ashland Police Deputy Chief Corey Falls, Winters' opponent in next month's election, tells NBC5 News that he ...

02 October 2014

White City man charged with beating his infant son

Posted in Local

White City, Ore. -- The Jackson Co. Sheriff's Office has arrested 31-year old White City man Richard Castillo for allegedly beating his 3-month old infant son. JCSO Detectives say Castillo assaulted ...

02 October 2014

Klamath Falls teenager charged with arson

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- A Klamath Falls teenager is behind bars on suspicion that he set fire to his own house. Klamath Falls Police say 18-year old Shawn Douglas Sawyer is a suspect in Wednesday nig ...

02 October 2014

Ashland's Lithia Park gets a top honor

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Ashland's Lithia Park get's a top honor. The 93 acre landmark has been named one of ten great public spaces in America by the American Planning Association. The APA says it looks fo ...

02 October 2014

Earthquake task force recommendations for Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- A new state plan calls for hundreds of millions of dollars to strengthen critical Oregon infrastructure in advance of the big one. The "Oregon Resilience Task Force" says the state ...