Ore. — Providence announced $220 million will be allocated to recognize caregivers and to fill open positions amid a national shortage of health care staff. The largest health system in Oregon, made the announcement Thursday evening. It says the money ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — For the 9th year in a row, Southern Oregon University ranks in the national top 30 for “Best of the Best” LGBTQ-friendly colleges and universities. The ‘Campus Pride Index’ ranks universities in eight categories. SOU got five ...

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 ...

MEDFORD, ORE. — The Girl Scouts will begin selling cookies across Oregon on Friday. They’ll be set up outside of businesses over the next few weeks. A few of the Girl Scouts joined NBC5 News @ Sunrise to talk about ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — For the past three years, NBC5 and the Know Your Role campaign have worked to improve sportsmanship and good behavior at youth sporting events locally. Thursday night, a Medford athlete is being honored for her sportsmanship this ...

Medford, Ore. —  It’s official! Ride-sharing is here. Uber and Lyft started picking up passengers Friday. City leaders said even if you don’t use the ride-sharing services, you could benefit. People in the city can get a ride at anytime with ...

Klamath Falls, Ore. —  A driveby shooting in Klamath Falls sent one man to the hospital. It happened in the Mills Addition Wednesday night, just feet from a local elementary school. “When they heard the shots, they followed the procedure ...

Medford, Ore. — Only on Five. As part of NBC5’s Hidden Talents series, we introduce you to a local intensive care nurse who’s dedicated his life to helping others. Bob Gentry is an ICU nurse at Providence Medford Medical Center – using ...

Medford, Ore. — In part three of our profile on local people with unusual skills, NBC5 introduces you to Roger Hassenpflug. Hassenpflug spent the majority of his life working to support people with developmental disabilities – 27 of them as ...

The NFL season kicks-off Thursday night with a match-up featuring Super Bowl Champs, the New England Patriots. The Patriots will be hosting the Pittsburgh Steelers in Foxborough. The best news of all, for Patriots fans, is that superstar Tom Brady ...