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August 6, 2021: Super Positive Video Contest

KOBI-TV/NBC5, KOTI-TV/NBC2 and Josephine County Prevention are teaming up to present the “Super Positive Video Contest!” This is an opportunity for 15 to 18-year-olds to win scholarship awards. A total of $6,000 in scholarships will be awarded to the top three winning …

June 9, 2020: Summer Olympics

KOBI-TV/NBC5 and KOTI-TV/NBC2 are very excited to bring Southern Oregon and Northern California viewers the 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games. Coverage kicks off with the Opening Ceremonies on Friday, July 23rd. The day begins with the first-ever live morning broadcast of the …

December 25, 2020: 2020 A Year in Review

The journalists of KOBI-TV/NBC5 and KOTI-TV/NBC2 present 2020: A Year in Review. Included in the program is an extended segment on the September firestorms that swept through Ashland, Talent, Phoenix and Medford. NBC5 News Director Craig Smullin said the firestorm coverage was …

December , 2020: The Great Holiday Meal Drive

KOBI-TV/NBC5 and KOTI-TV/NBC2 are partnering with Safeway, Albertsons, US Bank and PacificSource Health Plans for the 6th annual Great Holiday Meal Drive this December. Last year The Great Holiday Meal Drive collected over $241,713. As a result, over 26,000 people enjoyed hot …

November 3, 2020: Hall to Action

In This Together, NBC5’s and NBC2’s suicide prevention initiative, is among the first to be highlighted on a new website from the Tamron Hall Show’s Hall to Action. Hall to Action was launched as a place where Tamron Hall fans can come …

October 16, 2020: KOBI-TV to Host Election Special

KOBI-TV/NBC5 and KOTI-TV/NBC2 will broadcast interviews with Oregon U.S. Congressional District 2 candidates, Republican Cliff Bentz and Democrat Alex Spenser, and with Oregon Secretary of State candidates, Republican Kim Thatcher and Democrat Shemia Fagan on Friday, October 23, 2020. The program will …

October 14, 2020: United Together Fundraiser

“United Together” is a multimedia virtual fundraiser that features unique performances by a stellar line-up of local artists coming home and coming together to benefit local fire victims. This free live stream will be on Wednesday, October 21, beginning at 7pm, on …