Aaron Nilsson

NBC5 News reporter/weather forecaster Aaron Nilsson is a Southern California native, but most recently lived in Seattle. He's also lived in Sweden and Utah. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor's Degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Scandinavian Studies. While at BYU, he covered sports for BYUtv. Aaron is not new to the Medford/Klamath Falls market. He was a local TV journalist from 2013-2017. Outside the station, Aaron enjoys music, traveling, sports, movies, and cooking. His favorite sport is soccer.


Aaron's most recent stories:

Re-connecting pets and people through fosters

MEDFORD, Ore. — People displaced from the local fires look to pick up the pieces left behind or even lost, including pets. Southern Oregon Humane Society held its annual sponsored event by AAA RV with the Saving Train program. Operations Manager, Ryan …

Slater and Devil fires update

CAVE JUNCTION, Ore. — The Slater Fire that started in Siskiyou County, California is threatening the Illinois Valley. It’s now burned approximately 122,000 acres. Heavy smoke and cooler temperatures slowed down fire activity recently, allowing crews to get more progress. There is …

Phoenix Animal Hospital: We will rebuild

PHOENIX, Ore. — A place of healing for animals was lost during the devastation of the Almeda fire this week. Things were frantic at Phoenix Animal Hospital Tuesday as employees worked to get animals back to their owners before evacuating. Owner, Glen …

Back into the swing of things at RVCC

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Southern Oregon Golf Championships continue at the Rogue Valley Country Club despite wildfire smoke and coronavirus. This is the first southern Oregon tournament for out-of-towner, Candy Burtis, who said she loves golf for the social aspect of linking …

Campaigning on the Rogue River

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Grants Pass residents jumped into the Rogue River Saturday afternoon in a show of support for President Trump and local law enforcement. Organizers said it’s the first time they’ve held this event. They said the goal was to …