Articles tagged with: Oregon

07 March 2014

Third officer involved shooting in a little over two years

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- While in the line of duty officers often have to make split second calls with lives on the line. Thursday's officer involved shooting was no different. Medford's seen three officer ...

07 March 2014

Norovirus outbreak closes VA Facility for the weekend

Posted in Local, Health

White City, Ore. -- The largest veteran's facility in Southern Oregon will be closed at least through the weekend after a Norovirus outbreak sickened nearly 200 people, including veterans and staff. ...

06 March 2014

Officer involved shooting in North Medford

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- The Medford Police Department has confirmed that Wayne Pearson and Shavon Willard (pictured here) were the suspects in yesterday's officer involved shooting in Medford. A man and w ...

06 March 2014

Three local women still missing

Posted in Local

The search continues for these three women who've gone missing in the last month. The most recent to have gone missing is Grace Sabots (pictured at left). Sabots was last seen on March 1st of thi ...

06 March 2014

Medford serial arsonist arrested

Medford, Ore. --  38-year-old Manoah Martin Hall from Ashland was arrested on Wednesday evening and police believe he is responsible for all 21 arsons, though at this time he is not being charged ...

06 March 2014

Chambers Communciations sells TV stations

Posted in Local, Regional, Economy

Chambers Communications, the parent company of ABC affiliates in Medford, Eugene, and Klamath Falls has sold their television stations. Georgia's Heartland Media LLC and M-South Equity Partners hav ...

05 March 2014

More than 100 sick with Norovirus at VA Facility in White City

Posted in Local, Health

White City, Ore. -- 53-year-old Norman Ehrig is one of hundreds who have been sick at the Veterans Rehabilitation Center in White City.The center houses more than 470 veterans who are getting rehabi ...

05 March 2014

What doctors are saying about medical marijuana

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Medford, Ore. -- It's no secret. Medical marijuana is a controversial issue, despite states across the country starting to legalize or loosen restrictions. NBC 5 spoke with three doctors to try and ...

05 March 2014

Friends and family raise money for OSF actor's legal fees

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Friends and family of one Oregon Shakespeare Festival actor are coming to his defense with an online campaign to cover his legal fees. According to the fundraising website friends a ...

05 March 2014

Southern Oregon University confidence vote results

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- On February 10th, the Southern Oregon Faculty Senate authorized to hold a vote of confidence of their top three administrators. The administrators are President Mary Cullinan, Provo ...