Blakely McHugh

Blakely McHugh is a weather forecaster and reporter for NBC5 News. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Blakely is a native of San Diego, CA.

Blakely is excited to be in southern Oregon, a place that gets all the seasons and has similar temperatures to Arizona in the summer! When she’s not at work, you can find her relaxing at home watching TV and cuddling with her cat, Dallas. She also enjoys trying new places to eat and exploring the outdoors.

Blakely loves meeting new people so if you see her out and about, say “Hi!”

Blakely's most recent stories:

Fireworks stands open in Oregon

CENTRAL POINT, Ore— Tuesday marks the first-day fireworks stands can open across Oregon. Eddie Sims, the tent manager of the Central Point Discounted Fireworks Superstore, has been selling fireworks for 22 years. He says setting up this year has been a little …

Juveniles arrested after fight in Eagle Point

EAGLE POINT— Multiple juveniles have been arrested in connection to an assault in Eagle Point Tuesday. You may have seen a video of the altercation circulating social media last night. It has since been removed. Eagle Point police said five people, including …

PPE drive ending at The Expo

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — The Jackson County Expo announced its closing down the personal protective equipment donation drive on Friday, May 15. John Vial, the director of the Emergency Center for Jackson County, says the county started the drive on March 21st …