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:

Mobile library encourages summer reading

MEDFORD, Ore – A mobile library for kids kicked off this morning at Washington Elementary School in an effort to keep kids reading over the summer. The program was created by a teacher at Washington Elementary last year. Jodi Smith and fellow teachers …

Firework sales begin Sunday

JACKSON COUNTY – With the fourth of July just around the corner, firework sales are kicking off. Sales start Sunday, however there are new rules you should know before you light that fuse. The city of Medford has shortened the time period …

Sen. Wyden’s work on wildfire legislation

WASHINGTON D.C. – Senator Ron Wyden says he has been working to help fix some of the struggles Southern Oregon knows all too well. In the last year, he says he’s focused on wildfire prevention. “The prevention has gotten short shrift,” Sen. …

Fire may have been sparked by vehicle

WOLF CREEK, Ore — One lane of I-5 shutdown Friday evening due to a wildfire. Eight different agencies and two helicopters battled a fire at Wolf Creek. Oregon Department of Forestry said the cause of this fire was likely a small piece …

AMR, Mercy Flights end partnership

JOSEPHINE COUNTY – American Medical Response in Josephine County has ended its partnership with Mercy Flights. That means those who are subscribed to the current program with them, called Paramed, will only be receiving coverage for ground transportation starting in July. According …