18 April 2014

OIT completes solar energy project

Posted in Local, Technology

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Oregon Tech is now the only energy independent campus in the world, using renewable resources. A ribbon-cutting was held at noon Friday to mark completion of a two megawatt s ...

18 April 2014

Water agreement signed

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. - An historic agreement is signed that could help to ease water disputes in the Klamath Basin. The off-project water agreement is the third leg of a program that includes the KBR ...

18 April 2014

OSP traffic stop leads to drug bust

Posted in Local, Regional

Central Point, Ore. -- An Oregon State Police traffic stop on Thursday night in Central Point revealed two Washington residents were transporting drugs. OSP said they found approximately 45 pounds o ...

18 April 2014

Michaels Stores Inc. card security breach

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

(NBC5 Chicago) Michaels Stores Inc. confirmed Thursday that 2.6 million customer credit and debit cards used at its signature Michaels craft stores and 400,000 cards used at its subsidiary Aaron Bro ...

17 April 2014

Dove sets up shop in $70k truck

Posted in Local, Entertainment

Medford, Ore. -- In the category of something you don't see every day: a bird and her egg's are preventing the sale of a $70-thousand vehicle. A dove has made her nest at Airport Chevrolet in Medfo ...

17 April 2014

Ashland prepares for possible drought conditions

Posted in Local, Weather

Ashland, Ore. -- In response to a mild winter season, the city of Ashland is preparing to reduce water use through the end of summer. Drought conditions could affect residents and businesses, should ...

17 April 2014

Earthquake conference focuses on Southern Oregon

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- Could the "big one" be coming for Oregon? A big earthquake, the topic of a big discussion Thursday. Dr. Althea Rizzo with the Oregon Office of Emergency Management spoke about how ...

17 April 2014

Oz Fitness to close at end of April

Posted in Local, Economy

Medford, Ore. -- A popular Medford gym will be closing their doors at the end of the Arpil. Oz Fitness made the announcement Thursday with posters on each entrance. The company filed for chapter 1 ...

17 April 2014

Standing up for abused and neglected children in Jackson County

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- Dozens gathered in Alba Park Thursday to hear the stories of abused children. The stories read aloud by TV news anchors, including NBC5's very own Craig Smullin. Organizers also h ...

17 April 2014

KlaCo Sheriff faces new year of budget problems

Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- The Klamath County Sheriff and Budget Committee are trying to bridge a $2-million budget gap. Sheriff Frank Skrah says he needs a 'zero growth budget' from last year to avoid ...