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!”

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Medford boutique hosts SoHumane fundraiser

MEDFORD, Ore. — Papillon Rouge, a boutique in Medford, is hosting a fundraising event this weekend for SoHumane. The owner of the boutique is passionate about advocating for animals. She says nearly two years ago she got the idea to create a …

Lakeview schools closed due to threat

LAKEVIEW, Ore.— Lakeview school district closed all schools on Monday after a violent threat was made online. Will Cahill, Lake County Schools superintendent, says the threat was found on social media on Saturday night. He says due to the details of the …