MEDFORD, Ore.– After hearing an explosion just after 9 PM Sunday night, some east Medford residents came outside to find electrical equipment on fire. Pacific Power is now handling the aftermath of a power outage on one of the hottest ...

BROOKINGS, Ore.– The coast is proving to be a top destination for Oregonians looking to avoid triple digit temperatures this weekend. NBC5 News reached out to several hotels along the coast, all of them say they are completely booked through the ...

The Pacific Northwest is experiencing widespread heat warnings as temperatures are expected to reach record-breaking highs. NBC News’ Michelle Grossman analyses the extreme heat wave.» Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC ...

MEDFORD, Ore. —The city of Medford has declared a severe event, in advance of this weekend’s heat. Now it’s looking to help the homeless. A volunteer homeless task force is helping those in need with a place to cool off. ...

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Local fire agencies are urging extreme caution as we face this weekend’s heat wave. As a reminder, Rural Metro Fire’s Division Chief Austin Prince says the Rogue Valley is in ‘extreme’ fire danger. The restrictions include ...

With the triple digit temperatures this weekend, medical professionals say it’s important to know the signs of overheating. NBC5 medical expert Dr. Robin Miller says it’s best to stay indoors if you can, but if you are doing activities outside, ...

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Parks and splash pads are open in Jackson County. Not a moment too soon with this summer heat wave. Tuesday at the splash pad in Don Jones Memorial Park in Central Point, kids of all ages ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Being outside during a heatwave is not only difficult for you but your furry friends too. Hot pavement or asphalt can burn and blister your pet’s feet. Experts say if it’s too hot to the touch for ...

ROGUE VALLEY, Ore.– Things are heating up in southern Oregon as temperatures rose well into the 100’s Tuesday afternoon. While air conditioners were probably on full blast in many workplaces, sometimes not everyone has that luxury. From construction trucks to ...

MEDFORD, Ore.– The heatwave is coming. Which means it’s time to hunker down, find some shade and wait out the beating sun. On Monday, it may not have reached the 100s but even standing in the sun for too long ...

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