Miles Furuichi

NBC5 News Reporter Miles Furuichi graduated from Chapman University with degrees in English and Journalism. He received post graduate experience in Los Angeles in photojournalism and commercial photography. He also spent time in Dublin, Ireland working in print journalism and advertising. Miles is a Rogue Valley native, raised in Ashland. He enjoys hiking, mountain biking and photography.


Miles's most recent stories:

Power outage under investigation

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore.– A large-scale power outage affected over 29,000 people across Jackson and Josephine County Wednesday. Power was later restored but Pacific Power is still looking into the cause of the outage. A spokesperson for the company said updates are being …

Medford burn piles delayed due to weather

MEDFORD, Ore.– Burn piles at Prescott Park in Medford were put on hold Thursday due to clouds and heavy fog in the morning. Medford Fire-Rescue says with this heavy inversion smoke will settle in the valley, something they want to try and …

Mattress fire destroys mobile home in Selma

ILLINOIS VALLEY, Ore.– A mattress fire in Illinois Valley decimated a mobile home late Sunday night. According to Illinois Valley Fire District, a mobile home in Selma caught on fire after a mattress fell on top of a propane heater. The mobile …

Wagon rides bring holiday nostalgia to Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Ore.– Jacksonville is offering a nostalgic trip to the past with horse-drawn wagon rides through town this December. Every weekend this month, Tonka, Mato and their driver Garry Rose are supplying a little extra entertainment for the city’s holiday celebrations. For Rose, …

Learning renters rights, organization offers workshops

MEDFORD, Ore.– A two-day workshop outlining renter’s rights in Oregon wrapped up its final class late Saturday. Put together by the Community Alliance of Tenants, participants were taught how to defend their homes from a variety of issues. From evictions to rent increases, the organization …