domestic violence

Klamath Falls seminar targets family violence

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Ending family violence is the focus of a symposium now underway at Oregon Tech. The family violence symposium began Monday morning. Nearly 400 people are registered, covering a wide mix of professionals. “We have educators, law enforcement, child …

HOPE: Jamie Langdon

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met a woman who escaped an abusive marriage and came down to Medford with her two kids to …

Hearts & Hops raises money for charity

MEDFORD, Ore.– A charity event full of hearts *and* hops brought live music and local cuisine to downtown Medford on Saturday. The fourth annual Hearts & Hops fundraiser was put on by the Hearts & Vines Foundation at Pear Blossom Park. Local …

HOPE: Oasis Shelter

CURRY COUNTY, Ore.— Homelessness is a serious issue in southern Oregon, but there are services and ways to escape it. NBC5’s Blakely McHugh met with a woman named Kimberly. She became homeless when she fled an abusive husband and ended up at the …

Suspect shot by ex-girlfriend in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – “I was just like help, get help, she’s screaming for help…” Lizzi Peden says she’s traumatized by what she heard early Monday morning. The 18-year-old recently moved into her grandmother’s home in Grants Pass. She was reading a book …

Keeping women safe in the Rogue Valley

Medford, Ore. – Founder of Keeping Ashland Women Safe, Alaya Ketani says violence against women is too common, even in the Rogue Valley. She founded the KAWS cause task force to give women a safe space in the community. Through the initiative …