Brigham Harris

NBC5 News reporter Brigham Harris graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor’s degree in French. Brigham worked for NBC Sports in Europe and California. He also was a sports anchor and producer at BYUtv Sports.

Brigham and his wife are both natives of Ogden, Utah. He enjoys all things sports, outdoor activities and is a major dog enthusiast.


Brigham's most recent stories:

Unemployment numbers in Rogue Valley

Unemployment rates are slowly dropping nationally, but local experts say we have a long way to go before we are back where we should be. Regional economist Guy Tauer says the Rogue Valley is currently floating around 11% unemployment; just a bit …

Fair food returns to Jackson Co. Expo

While a full fair wasn’t possible this year, an event that brought fair food to the Jackson County Expo earlier this summer was a hit. Now, It’s returning for a second go-around. Expo director Helen Funk says it was a miraculous thing …

Tips for families adjusting to remote learning

MEDFORD, Ore. — Distance learning is a reality for school districts across the country amid the coronavirus pandemic. It’s an adjustment that’s difficult for kids, but also for parents. Rogue Valley substitute teacher India Bolding says a big challenge will be distractions …

Oregon Redistricting put on hold

A new twist is being added to the fight over congressional district borders in Oregon. These borders could dramatically affect political outcomes statewide. Currently the Democratic party holds the State Senate, House and the governor’s office. For this reason, former District Director …

Grass fire threatens Jacksonville homes

A small grass fire threatened Jacksonville homes just a couple hours ago. A grass fire broke out earlier in the backyards of two Sursumcord Heights homes in east Jacksonville. The Oregon Department of Forestry says the fire has since been fully extinguished. …

Mental health team helps law enforcement

A nonprofit that works directly with law enforcement helped to save a life this weekend. Options for Southern Oregon helps officers in Jackson and Josephine county handle mental health calls. On Sunday, Grants Pass Police called on the nonprofit when a man …

Ohio Covid outbreak causes churches to reflect

This outbreak in Ohio spanned to 5 different counties and nearly 100 people. But Ohio isn’t alone. One of the largest outbreaks of coronavirus in Oregon followed religious meetings. Leaving church leaders  with the question… ‘What now?’ Ohio Governor Mike DeWine posted …