Blakely McHugh

Blakely McHugh is co-anchor of NBC5 News at Sunrise and spokesperson for In This Together, a suicide prevention initiative. 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:

Fire erupts at 76 gas station in Wolf Creek

WOLF CREEK, Ore.— Around 4 A.M. Wednesday morning, Josephine and Jackson county firefighters were called out to a structure fire at the 76 gas station in Wolf Creek. Rural Metro Fire told NBC5 News at around 7 A.M. they were still working …

Lockdown at a Grants Pass Hospital

GRANTS PASS, Ore.— All is clear at Asante Three Rivers Hospital after police were called to the Grants Pass campus after 8 this morning. An Asante spokeswoman says a man was threatening himself and others. She says he did not have a …