Sports

19 November 2012

Holiday Travel Up, Expected To Be Busy

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Sports

Lower airfare and cheaper gasoline prices are expected to drive Thanksgiving holiday travel. More than 90% of those will hit the roads, 7.3 million in the Pacific Northwest. While the traffic seemed ...

18 October 2012

27th Black and Blue Bowl Preview

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For the last 26 years the city of Medford has settled a football dispute at Spiegelberg stadium.  Who's better North...or South? Tomorrow night we get the 27th version of the black and blue bow ...

03 September 2012

Southern Oregon Golf Tournament Finals

Posted in Sports

A couple of young local golfers going for the Southern Oregon Golf tournament championship today.  NBC Five's Joe Camarlinghi shows us how it all played out.    

28 August 2012

Jason Slowey 49ers Training Camp

Posted in Sports

He used to play at Spiegelberg stadium, now Jason Slowey is getting his shot at making it in the NFL.NBC Fives Joe Camarlinghi traveled down to the San Francisco 49ers facility, to check in on the N ...

10 August 2012

LaMichael James at 49ers Camp

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Two football players who played their college ball in Oregon, are making their NFL debut's tonight.Medford's Jason Slowey and former Oregon duck Lamichael James are trying to make the San Francisco ...

09 August 2012

Northwest Special Olympian Passes Away

Posted in Sports, Local

With the 2012 Summer Olympic games set to continue in London, people from all the world, and especially here in the northwest, are reacting to the death of Charlie Huff. The 21 year old Olympian fr ...

03 August 2012

Olympic Alumnus

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Sports, Local

A former U.S. Olympic team member now works as a physical therapist in Klamath Falls. Luke Klaja was a weightlifter who made the team in 1980. Luke Klaja's road to the Olympics passed through the Ro ...

03 August 2012

Olympics Impacting Workplace Productivity

Posted in Sports, Local

NBC has been streaming the Olympics live on the internet, which has made it convenient to watch and easily accessible.  But some employers say it's too easy and has not only led to a dip in workpla ...

01 August 2012

Rogue Valley Olympian By Way of Barcelona and Bulgaria

Posted in Sports, Local

The U.S. men went for gold in gymnastics Wednesday.  TonightNBC5's Laura Cavanaugh brings us the unique story of a Rogue Valley man who has walked in their shoes.  Former Olympic gymnast, Ilian Al ...

31 July 2012

From London to Medford, Inspiring Olympic Dreams

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Only three days into Olympic competition and many of us have caught  Olympic fever.  Perhaps no one is inspired as much as young gymnasts looking toward the USA's powerhouse women's team as a sour ...