JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Despite the rain southern Oregon received over the weekend, the region is still facing below-average precipitation. Several counties have already declared drought, this could have a big impact on local summer plans. Locals like to head ...

ASHLAND, Ore.– Firefighters rescued a woman Saturday after she injured herself while rock climbing near Emigrant Lake. Elena Bianchi, 35, spoke with NBC5 News and said she was attempting to put in her first bolt when she slipped and fell ...

ASHLAND, Ore.– Four women received a special opportunity this weekend to try their hand at rowing as part of the Rogue Rowing Club’s community outreach work. The group met at Emigrant Lake where these women received training and a chance ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – Crews raced to battle a series of small fires that started along Highway 66 near Dead Indian Memorial Road Monday. The Oregon Department of Forestry responded before 3:00 p.m. to four small fires ranging in size from ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — Dozens of people from labor unions and community partners went out to Emigrant Lake to celebrate Labor Day Monday. The holiday marks the 125th anniversary of Labor Day being celebrated as a national holiday. The idea started ...

 JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Emigrant Lake is one of the most popular Fourth of July destinations in southern Oregon. This year, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is taking it a step further to make sure no impaired boat operators are out ...

ASHLAND, Ore. – Months of hard work has led to a special moment for four Rogue Valley rowers. This week, they traveled to Florida to compete against thousands of other rowers. At the time many of us are thinking about ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is stepping up patrols at Emigrant Lake this weekend in response to “Floatopia”. The event is an unsanctioned end-of-the-year party with college students and others. Deputies were assigned to marine patrol and ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — Fall is here but less rain and snow this past year means southern Oregon lakes are drying up. Many park officials have closed down boat ramps. “It’s normal to see the lake real low at this time ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — While many plan to get out and enjoy the good weather this labor day weekend, it will be a dry one. Emigrant lake is at 20 percent of its full capacity and it could be down to ...

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