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:

Parade honors local radio legend Larry Neal

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — A surprise parade today(Saturday) in Central Point honored a Rogue Valley radio legend. Larry Neal was one of the first voices on 100.3 KRWQ back in 1980. He retired early in 2017 to focus on treating his neurological …

Medford car crash leaves 100 yards of debris

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford fire crews responded to a motor vehicle crash on East McAndrews Drive around midnight last night (Saturday). They found one heavily-damaged truck on the road which left about 100 yards of debris behind it. Firefighters used thermal imaging …

Medford biz slams Governor Brown

MEDFORD, Ore. — A lot of businesses are itching for the governor to give them the go ahead with one Medford business even putting Governor Brown’s name in lights! American Mercantile is a furniture and home decor store on Court Street near …

Rolling on the river once again

MEDFORD, Ore. — As temperatures rise outside this time of year, summer activities like rafting and boating come to mind, but coronavirus has put a damper on recreation-based businesses. Right now the geese are making the most noise and waves on the …

Coloring contest draws attention and contenders

MEDFORD, Ore. —  Medford Parks and Recreation is doing what it can to keep people active and connected during the governor’s stay-at-home orders. A coloring contest for kids ages 3-12 with prizes is in its fourth week and drawing more contenders. Winners …