Anna Weeks

Anna Weeks is a multimedia journalist for NBC5 News. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Oregon State University with a degree in Digital Communication Arts and a minor in writing. Previously, she interned with the National Association of Broadcasters at the NAB Show in Las Vegas.

Originally from the Portland area, Anna is excited to explore Southern Oregon. In her free time, she can be found reading, running or watching sports.


Anna's most recent stories:

Grants Pass horse racing boosts local business

GRANTS PASS, Ore – Local horse racing company ‘TMB Racing’ signed a contract with Josephine County yesterday to use a portion of the fairgrounds this fall. However, the fairgrounds isn’t the only one benefiting from the deal. For years businesses near the fairgrounds …

Downed power lines cause potential hazards

GRANT PASS, Ore – A damaged power line sparked a small fire last night in Grants Pass. While the fire burned only a tenth of an acre, downed power lines are a concern for firefighters. Downed power lines often lead to homes without …

OSU launches ‘Global Hemp Innovation Center’

JACKSON CO., Ore — Oregon State University is expanding it’s agricultural research into hemp. It’s new Global Hemp Innovation Center launched in June and is researching everything from pet food to clothing fibers. OSU says it’s Global Hemp Innovation Center is the nation’s …

‘In this Together’ campaign kicks off

MEDFORD, Ore – To kick off the ‘In this Together’ campaign, multiple agencies came together at the downtown Medford NBC5 studios to talk about the future of the campaign Wednesday. ‘In this Together’ hopes to make an impact on the community and start …

Smokeless skies bring last-minute tourists

ASHLAND, Ore – With the fear of smoke, tourism has become less predictable in summer in Southern Oregon. Ashland summers are typically filled with visitors from out of town but after smoke filled summers the last couple years, August tourism took a big …