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:

An abundance of swaps as gifts for others

ASHLAND, Ore.–  Hundreds of people looking for that special gift for holidays took part in a unique experience on Sunday. It was the 18th annual Abundance Swap. Held at the Historic Ashland Armory, the idea was created as a counter to the Black …

Mt. Ashland Ski Area opens for the season

MT. ASHLAND, Ore.– The winter sports season has finally arrived. With enough snow over the past couple of weeks, about 27 inches at the base, Mt. Ashland Ski Area officially opened its doors on Sunday. To celebrate day one, skiers and snowboarders …

Two-vehicle collision kills one in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore.– One person is dead after a two-vehicle collision on Eagle Mill Road in Ashland Saturday night. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed the crash but said it was still under investigation. The vehicles were identified as a truck and a …

UPDATE: Missing man with dementia found deceased

ILLINOIS VALLEY, Ore.– *UPDATE*: The Josephine County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that 63-year-old Russel Wilcox has been found deceased. On Friday afternoon, the sheriff’s office was notified about an unoccupied vehicle located down an embankment on a forest service road south of Takilma by Christmas Tree …

Sold! Grants Pass land open for sale to TMB Racing

GRANTS PASS, Ore.– It’s been a hot button issue for months but on Wednesday night Grants Pass city councilors voted unanimously to sell an enormous piece of land to TMB Racing. Discussions were lengthy with deliberations and public comment continuing well after …