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:

Family creates ‘Quarantine Cuisine’ videos

PORTLAND, Ore. — Some families are using this time at home to create their very own YouTube channels. Nine-year-old Karson Owen-Kidd, little brother Korbin and dads Justin and Rob teamed up to create: Quarantine Cuisine. This isn’t just a home-ec class. Karson …

Tourism industry takes a hit

ASHLAND, Ore. — Lack of traffic through Ashland is already taking a toll on the tourism industry. The Ashland Chamber of Commerce’s Katharine Cato says people are already canceling travel plans. That will greatly affect many local businesses in Ashland. Cato says …

Kids learn through planting gardens

TALENT, Ore. — One way kids can get outside and learn this spring is by gardening. The Talent Garden Club says one of the easiest things to plant are snow peas. Other easy items to plant could include lettuce, tomatoes, radishes and …

Bar starts making hand sanitizer

ETNA, Calif. – A bar in Etna, California is staying open, but not for serving drinks. Denny Bar Company has switched from making alcoholic drinks to making hand sanitizer. The bar says they are trying to help fill the need for hand sanitizer …