Madison LaBerge

NBC5 News reporter Madison LaBerge graduated Magna Cum Laude from Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Madison is originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico. She is excited to live in the Pacific Northwest. She can't get over "how green everything is!" When Madison is not at work, she looks for new and exciting cooking recipes and explores Southern Oregon. Feel free to send her story ideas or the address of your favorite Mexican food restaurant!


Madison's most recent stories:

Remembering Talent, OR through art

  TALENT, Ore. – A local artist who was evacuated from her home in Talent last week, is keeping the memory of what the town looked like alive through her art. 21-year-old Alexandra Vanderlip is creating digital drawings of the businesses that …

Addressing mental health after trauma

MEDFORD, Ore. – In this time of incredible trauma, Kristen Caron, a licensed professional counselor is reminding everyone to take care of their mental health. “If you’re having a really hard time grappling with this, it doesn’t mean you’re broken, it doesn’t …

Jackson Co. Command Center set up

MEDFORD, Ore. – An Emergency Operations Center was set up Tuesday afternoon as the Almeda Fire began to burn north. The city of Ashland was the first to get official information out to the public about the fire. As the fire spread …

Central Point teacher raising money for e-readers

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – A Central Point middle school teacher is asking for the community’s help, so her students can have access to books this year. Tracey Coffman, or Ms. Coffman, teaches students that are learning English as their second language.  Reading, …